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2 dead after County Road 550 crash on Saturday

MARQUETTE — Two people are dead after a single-vehicle crash along Marquette County Road 550 in Marquette Township early Saturday morning. At around 12:55 a.m., the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash, which occurred near Wetmore Landing. Police said in a news ...

Marquette beaches closed

MARQUETTE — The city of Marquette beaches will be closed today due to inclement weather and hazardous water conditions. Lifeguards will not be on duty during this period of time. Beach status updates may also be accessed through the city's website at ...

Juneteenth marked

MARQUETTE — Juneteenth, which was formally recognized as a federal holiday on Thursday, was celebrated by the local nonprofit Social Justice For Us during the “Juneteenth: A Cultural Celebration” event held Saturday at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. The park, which featured ...

Art Week kicks off

MARQUETTE — The COVID-19 pandemic may have forced the cancellation or postponement of most summer events in 2020, but it certainly wasn’t going to hold those events back from making their grand return this year. The city of Marquette’s annual Art Week is no exception. Slated to kick ...

Beer, fish, pie & much more

MARQUETTE — The Third Street Marketplace business complex is expected to open this fall, offering new dining and entertainment options. The reconstruction of the building, formerly known as Valle’s Village Market on North Third Street, is now in full force. The building will be ...

It’s back

MARQUETTE — The Michigan Brewers Guild has announced three upcoming beer festival dates after more than a year hiatus, including one in Marquette in early September, a guild press release details. Upper Peninsula Fall Beer Festival will be held on Saturday, Sept. 11 at Mattson Lower Harbor ...