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Suspects in Marquette meth bust charged

Robert Nancarrow MARQUETTE, MI-- Two men allegedly involved in a meth production operation in Marquette have been arraigned. Robert Nancarrow, 37, and Brodie Smith, 26, are both charged with operating a meth lab. Last Friday UPSET detectives executed a search warrant at a Fair Avenue residence in Ma

WNMUFM.ORG - 2018-03-20 14:49:34

Two arrested for selling MDMA have pleaded not guilty in court

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Two people who were arrested on drug charges in Negaunee Township have both pleaded not guilty in Marquette Circuit Court. 23-year-old Kylie Airaudi and 22-year-old Deryk Passamani have each been charged with four counts of delivery/manufacture meth/ecstasy. The two were


Marquette County Road Commission loses appeal over County Road 595

MARQUETTE - The Marquette County Road Commission lost an appeal Tuesday in the fight to build County Road 595, according to the Detroit News. County Road 595 was meant to reduce the amount of mine trucks in the City of Marquette, on US-41 and other local streets by creating a more direct route from

ABC10UP.COM - 2018-03-21 14:46:31

UPSET finds more than 20 one pot meth bottles at Marquette residence

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - In March 16, the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team arrested 26-year-old Brodie John Smith and 37-year-old Robert James Nancarrow on charges related to manufacturing meth at a Fair Avenue home in Marquette. After investigating, UPSET uncovered a large amount of meth


Yooptone Music open in Marquette

MARQUETTE - If you're looking to buy new or used instruments, get a guitar lesson, or enjoy some free live music once a week, Yooptone is the place to be. Since November, their soft open has helped co-owners Jeff Krebs and Jake Kulhman promote their brand and establish themselves as a go-to for musi

ABC10UP.COM - 2018-03-20 20:26:33

Increase in school threats prompts formation of work group

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - With threats being made at Westwood High School, and in Marquette, Escanaba and Munising, a 'work group' between the Marquette Prosecutor's Office, FBI and other area agencies has been formed. "We talk about how we can be proactive, what should we do with this case


Marquette Township considers details of sheriff's office pact

Girard MARQUETTE - After some debate on the details, the Marquette Township Board unanimously approved a proposed memorandum of understanding intended to clarify provisions within the contract with the Marquette County Sheriff's Office for police services at its regular meeting Tuesday. The MOU add

MINING JOURNAL - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

Marquette's Polar Plunge raises more than $14,000 for Special Olympics

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Who volunteers to jump into really cold water to support Special Olympics? A lot of Michiganders. As part of Marquette Mountain's Spring Carnival, a number of people braved the cold for this year's Polar Plunge, an event Marquette Mountain has held since 2005. The Polar Pl


UP Citizens' Advisory Councils to celebrate 10th anniversary at meeting in Marquette

The councils - which each have 20 members - have contributed 10 years of significant work advising the DNR on issues and concerns important to the diverse representative membership of the two groups. "We're happy to be celebrating the work the councils have contributed to making sure decision makers

MINING JOURNAL - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

Massive meth bust in Marquette

MARQUETTE, MI-- On Friday detectives assigned to the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team (UPSET) received information about meth components and firearms in a residence on Fair Avenue in the City of Marquette. Detective from UPSET executed a search warrant at the residence and arrested a 38-y


Possible meth bust closes down W. Fair Avenue in Marquette

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Police are blocking off West Fair Avenue in Marquette for a possible meth bust at 1831 West Fair. Fair Ave. will be blocked off at the corner of Woodland Ave. and Wright street. Two people have been arrested according to UPSET. No further details are being given at this t


Two arrested after meth bust

MARQUETTE-- Two people have been arrested after a meth bust in Marquette. The UPSET Narcotics Team received some information earlier today about methamphetamine in the house of 1831 W. Fair Ave and with a search warrant, were able to recover what was inside. "We obtained enough to execute a search w


Ishpeming Township man arraigned on charges of home invasion

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Ishpeming Township man arrested after using a stolen car to flee the scene after breaking into an occupied home has been arraigned in court. 25-year-old Michael Carter has three open cases in Marquette District Court. In his first case, he is charged with Home Invasio


Sayklly's Marquette location to close at the end of March

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Another longstanding staple of the Westwood Mall is closing their doors at the end of the month. Sayklly's announced earlier this week they'll be shutting down their Marquette location after 26 years. The owners of the shop are retiring, a choice they made late last year.


Watch: Building Old-School Singletrack Bike Trails in Marquette, MI

Marquette, MI is mining country, where the Range Area Mountain Bike Association works to build "old school" mountain bike trails. Trail building and iron mining have a lot in common: both are hard work, and it can take a long time to make progress. Marquette, MI is mining country, where the Range Ar


Marquette Township seeks input on DDA expansion

MARQUETTE - The Marquette Township Board is requesting public input on a proposed expansion of the Marquette Township Downtown Development Authority district during its regular meeting Tuesday. The board will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Marquette Township Community Center, located at 1000 Commerce Dri


A Marquette man and woman found not guilty on unarmed assault charges

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - A Marquette County man and woman have been found not guilty on unarmed assault charges in Marquette County Circuit Court. A three day jury trial ended today for Justin Leppanen and Jordan Olander. A jury of twelve came back after a short deliberation with a verdict of not


Man arrested for stealing Ishpeming Township vehicle, breaking into Marquette Township home

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, MI-- An Ishpeming Township man has been arrested for stealing a car and breaking into a house. Thursday around 3:45 a.m. State Police from the Negaunee Post were dispatched to Marquette Township after a witness reported a vehicle driving on its rims and spraying sparks. Investig


Man in custody after stolen car and home invasion incident

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP-- According to Michigan State Police Negaunee Post, Troopers from the were dispatched to Marquette Township after a motorist reported a vehicle driving on its rims and spraying sparks around 3:45 Thursday morning. Upon further investigation it was discovered that the vehicle, a 20


Graffiti puts MSHS on secure mode

MARQUETTE, MI-- Marquette Senior High School was on "secure mode" for a while Thursday afternoon. A message saying graffiti was found in one of the bathrooms was sent out to parents. The administration contacted City Police, who conducted an investigation. Officials say they found no threat to the