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Presence of West Nile Virus found in Marquette Co. - ABC 10/CW 5
WNV is spread through mosquito bites. Symptoms of WNV occur three to 15 days after becoming infected. Symptoms include fever, headache, rashes, body aches. In rare cases, WNV may cause encephalitis, or inflammation of the brain, which can be fatal or cause permanent damage. Anyone experiencing the
Marquette Police investigating possible shooting incident
MARQUETTE, MichThe Marquette City Police are investigating a complaint of possible shots fired in the city limits.Around 1:00 a.m. Wednesday morning police were called out to the 1800 block of Van Evera Street to investigate the sound of multiple gunshots.At this time the investigation is active. An
Construction, road closures in Marquette beginning June 20
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) -Road work will be affecting several areas in Marquette beginning Wednesday, June 20.
Care for the Copper Country donation drive in Escanaba and Marquette
The devastation in the Houghton County and Copper Country region is massive. The cleanup, recovery, and repair of homes, businesses, roads and infrastructure will be lengthy. Houghton County Emergency Management officials held a press conference today. Click below to listen:radioresultsnetwork.co
Reported multiple gunshots investigated in Marquette
MARQUETTE — The Marquette Police Department responded to the area of the 1800 block of Van Evera Avenue at approximately 1 a.m. today for the sound of multiple gunshots.No further information was available before press time today as the incident is currently under investigation.The Marquette City Po
Electrical fire in Negaunee home - ABC 10/CW 5
NEGAUNEE — There was an incident reported that led to the discovery of a fire in a local home in Negaunee.At Mid-afternoon on Tuesday, Negaunee Township Fire and EMS responded to a report of a possible fire at a residence on Kivela Road in Negaunee.After entering the residence the firefighters disco
Marquette Blues top Iron Mountain
Jakob Peterson led Marquette offensively, going 3 for 4 with a RBI and two runs scored, while Alec Gadzinski went 2 for 4 with a double and two runs scored.
New Marquette Secretary of State office location opens
"Instead of spending an hour at the secretary of state office, they can run to nearby stores, they can run errands, and they can return when it’s their time,” said Amy Maus, district manager at the Marquette S.O.S. office.
Dickinson, Delta and Marquette counties reach out to Copper Country victims
"I couldn't even believe it when I saw the devastation up there," said Dave Fraser, owner Grow Maxx. "You know you always see like Hawaii, okay they have things happening and you just don't really fathom something like that happening until it happens right next door, your home."
Marquette Downtown Development Authority looking at branding and identity
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) -The Marquette Downtown Development Authority, (DDA), is bringing on an expert firm in creating identity and marketing. Tuesday evening a representative from Arnett/Muldrow & Associates met with business owners who have shops on Third Street.
Local singer songwriter gets help from U.P. kids for "I am a Super Yooper"
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC)-If you've visited our Facebook page recently, you may have heard a catchy tune. It's called the I am a Super Yooper. The song is part of a larger project funded by the superior watershed partnership. It's all about what it means to be a yooper.
Marquette City officials hopeful to work with NTN regarding Heartwood developments
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) -The city of Marquette has recently been taking bids for proposals for land around the Heartwood area in south Marquette. One group, the Noquemanon Trail Network or NTN, is hoping that any development in that area won't impact the trails on one parcel there.
Marquette Township Board to consider SEMCO easement
The proposed permanent 40-foot-wide easement would consist of 1.27 acres lying north of the Carp River in Marquette Township, and a 1.11-acre section of temporary and extra work space. The total compensation to the township for the proposed easement would be $1,800.
Trillium House open house Thursday
In just a matter of days, Trillium House will welcome its first hospice patients after more than five years of dreaming, planning, and construction.
MSP holding open house in Negaunee
NEGAUNEE, MI-- Michigan State Police, Marquette County Central Dispatch, and the Negaunee Regional Communications Center are holding an open house this week.
GEI Consultants to complete stormwater management plan
The city of Marquette was awarded the funding, typically called a SAW grant, for roughly $1.08 million in December 2015. A component of the grant involves developing a stormwater management plan. City officials have been working on a broad review of the stormwater system, including regulations, a fi
We Are The Marquette Movement seeks to spread important message
The movement, started by Hannah Syrjala and Jill Simms, began in May and already reached tens of thousands of people with its message via social media.
Buried tanks pose challenge to development
Not only does this discovery halt all work in that area, delaying construction at that site by at least a fortnight, officials said, but it raises some uncertainty as to how removal and cleanup will be financed.
Michigan Iron Industry Museum shows off historic vehicles at Antique Automobile Exhibit
NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) -People could take a look back in time Sunday at the Michigan Iron Industry Museum.The museum hosted its signature event - the Annual Antique Automobile Exhibit - for the 29th year. Vehicle owners showcased more than 40 vehicles from the early 1900s up through 1969, including
Eagle Mine, Humboldt Mill tours
The first tour will be from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the Humboldt Mill. Tours of the mill will also be offered on the following dates from 10 a.m.-noon: July 20, Aug. 3, Aug. 17, Sept. 14 and Sept. 28.