Governor Snyder proposed a plan to increase the sales tax by 1% and those extra profits would go to increased funding for roads.
A group against the building of a boathouse on the Lake Superior shoreline has gained one-quarter of its necessary signatures to get a referendum on the ballot.
Two men are in police custody after a gunfight with sheriff's deputies.
With miles of Lake Superior shoreline to protect, personal from U.S. Coast Guard Station Marquette are practicing their ice rescue skills.
The goal: so residents won't be saddled with state regulations on the use of their wood-burning stoves.
Gov. Rick Snyder also signed human trafficking, doctoral accreditation and traffic light bills.
It happened at US41 and Silver Creek Road.
More than half of Michigan hospitals have now engaged with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
Business Leaders for Michigan says it is pleased with the agreement on a proposal to increase investments in Michigan’s transportation infrastructure.
Applications for the 2nd semester are available at many Upper Michigan schools
Scott Emerson, MD is an Emergency Physician, at UP Health Systems, Marquette.
A two car accident occurred Wednesday night on U.S. 41 just west of Menard's in Marquette township. The accident sent one person to the hospital with injuries.
After a yearlong investigation, 17 people have been arrested related to the sale and distribution of various narcotics.
If you owe Driver Responsibility fees to the state of Michigan, you may be eligible to work off the fees through community service.
The Marquette Area Public Schools transportation division created a Twitter account to keep parents informed.
A holiday light show in Marquette County is set to the sounds of the season.
Lakeview Elementary fourth graders spread some Christmas cheer at a Negaunee nursing home today.
Lakes Radio, Inc. announced the sale of its Escanaba-based radio stations, along with its affiliated web sites to Armada Media Partners.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette today joined an announcement that 14 individuals will face felony charges for their alleged roles in the distribution of tainted injections of a steroid to clinics throughout the country.
Gov. Rick Snyder today signed legislation streamlining requirements related to child support and paternity testing to save costs and hassles for the state and Michiganders.
An Iron River man has been found deceased on the ice of Lake Chicagon.
Eligible motorists will be notified by letter from Treasury in December
The expanded facility would be funded - in part - through an inmate housing program with Luce County.
Gov. Snyder says state receiving $70 million for health care innovations to better serve families
Michigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in November fell by four-tenths of a percentage point to 6.7 percent.
DNR conservation officers seek information on Baraga County moose poaching.
Diocese Plans Pilgrimage for World Meeting of Families with Pope Francis in Philadelphia Next September
Michigan state park lodges are the perfect place for a fun and affordable staycation.
Northern Michigan University sociology professor Michael Loukinen is working on a historical documentary about Winona.
To enjoy Christmas lights, residents braved the cold weather and snow for the annual Christmas Lighting Tour tonight.
What a difference a day makes in the weather when you live in Upper Michigan. Temperatures in the 40's Monday, gave way to rain, freezing rain and snow today.
A meeting is scheduled to discuss the proposed expansion of the Alger County Jail.
Part of the winter season is taking advantage of winter sports. Ice skating is a very popular winter activity, and the best ice skating might be inside Marquette's Lakeview Arena.
Appointments to a number of boards and committees in Marquette County means another step forward for veterans in the area.
The Suicide Prevention Alliance launched a new website to help mental health professionals and community members.
The Mining Journal's annual toy drive is still looking for donations this holiday season.
The Board of Light and Power is sponsoring a lighting and decorating contest for the 32nd year.
Mining forums are being held in Marquette and Baraga County as part of a study on how mining is viewed in the community.
Gov. Rick Snyder announces allocations of federal funding to fight blight in 12 cities
Gov. Rick Snyder signs parolee job bill and also signs debt management, Michigan-Indiana border bills.
The program is to teach personal safety lessons in schools.
A pretrial date has been set for Aaron Ray Hodges after he plead not guilty to assault with attempt to murder.
Motorists should never attempt to pass a moving snowplow on the right whether a wing plow is being used or not. It's illegal and dangerous.
CareFree Dental of Dickinson and Florence received $15,000 in grant funding to help underserved and uninsured people.
Schuette, Wyant Issue Statement on Enbridge U.P. Pipeline Incident Following Pipeline Task Force Meeting
With the holidays right around the corner, the Michigan State Police are thinking about some practical gifts you could give.
It was found in a recycling bin in the alley in the 800 block of South 13th Street.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that 21 communities across the state will share $877,500 in Recreation Passport grants.
One CEO from the U.P. was invited to talk about his company and its success at the Economic Club of Marquette County dinner.