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UPDATE: Possible suspect flees after shooting; Lockdowns lifted

According to police, around 12:20 p.m. Tuesday there was a shooting 18 E. Stephenson Avenue in Gwinn. A female victim was shot and sent to the hospital and ...

UPDATE: There never was a suspect in Gwinn shooting, police say

GWINN, Mich. (WLUC) - UPDATE at 11:00 a.m. Thursday: Investigators say it appears there never was a suspect in the shooting that left a woman injured ...

Gwinn Area Community Schools discuss Sinking Fund Proposal

Gwinn Area Community Schools District is encouraging community members to consider a sinking fund tax.

Gwinn schools' sinking fund proposal won't be on November ballot

The school board could decide to ask voters to approve a sinking fund in March 2020, says Gwinn Area Community Schools Superintendent Sandy Petrovich.

Tools for healthy relationships: Gwinn High school students are getting them  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — The quality of a person's relationships with others can have a significant impact on their emotional, social and physical health, which means.

Gwinn High School seniors graduate

Hundreds were in attendance for the 107th graduation ceremony for Gwinn High School seniors on Sunday.

Towners Pastry & Chocolate Shoppe already a popular spot in Gwinn

While still in their first week, a new business is Gwinn has already become popular among community members.

Gwinn Schools rearrange budget to keep all teachers; Jayne to retire

GWINN, Mich. (WLUC) - Gwinn Schools will not be cutting busing this year to K.I. Sawyer, and they will also not be laying off any teachers. The school board ...

The Art of Massage hosts grand opening in Gwinn

A Marquette County massage expert has a new location for her business. It's called the Art of Massage and Thursday afternoon was the grand opening for the ...

Lawsuit filed in death of 4-year-old U.P. girl at school gym  Detroit Free Press

GWINN, Mich. — A school superintendent in the Upper Peninsula says he hopes there's an agreeable way to settle a lawsuit over the death of a 4-year-old girl ...

Up North Lodge, Heritage Hills offering Sunday sleigh rides

GWINN, Mich. (WLUC) - The folks at the Up North Lodge have teamed up with Heritage Hills to bring traditions of the past back to life in Gwinn. Every Sunday ...

Two injured in four wheeler crash

Two people have been taken to the hospital after a four wheeler crash in Sands Township.

UPDATE: 'Shelter in place' lifted at Westwood High School

Westwood High School went on a shelter in place after a credible threat was made off campus. The individual that made the threat was taken into protective ...

Touchdown! Gwinn football players win off the field by helping neighbor in need

The team helped with clearing and stacking wood, and much like giving their all at game time, Coach Brown says helping out those in need is a big part of what ...

Birchview Elementary School honors Ishpeming Class of 2019

ISHPEMING, Mich. (WLUC) - Ishpeming High School's Class of 2019 was cheered on by elementary school students and staff Friday morning. Dressed in their ...

Dagenais scholarship recipients named | News, Sports, Jobs  Escanaba Daily Press

ESCANABA — This year's recipients of the Robert Dagenais Memorial Scholarship have been announced. Recieving the award are Elizabeth Lektzian, Isaiah ...

Chocolay Township Board selects new Township Manager

The Chocolay Township Board has selected their next Township Manager after two final interviews Monday night. William De Groot was selected for the position ...

Michigan author educates students on mental illness  ABC 10 News NOW

Tuesday a Michigan author held a meet and greet with students at Gwinn High School, speaking out about a mental illness.

Drowning victim recovered at Stromberg Park

People visiting the Dickinson County park Sunday discovered the 28-year-old man's body in the water. He drowned on June 29.

Fire at National Carbon Technologies building caused by dust in pipes

The roof of National Carbon Technologies has been heavily damaged as result of the fire that broke out Saturday evening.

Michigan Tech alumni weekend kicks off with a trip on the Ranger III

Michigan Tech's alumni reunion weekend started Thursday with a trip on the Isle Royale National Park's Ranger Three.

UP Pink Power distributes AEDs

U.P. Pink Power distributed automatic external defibrillators to organizations across the Upper Peninsula Saturday.

New program offers free syringes and support services to drug users

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich (WLUC) - It's called New Points, a syringe *service* program that provides access to sterile syringes and other injection supplies.

UPDATE: Motorcyclist who struck fallen tree identified, remains in critical condition

UPDATE: Thomas Philip Miller, 63, of Oxford, Michigan remains in critical condition. Miller struck a large tree that had fallen onto the highway.

Marquette woman charged for unarmed robbery

Marquette police arrested 66-year-old Sharon McNeil for bank robbery and larceny in a building. She was taken to the Marquette County Jail.

Gwinn Schools announced Excellence in Education scholarship recipients

The Gwinn Area Community Schools recently announced the recipients of the District's $1500 Excellence in Education scholarships for the top 5 percent of the ...

Crews on scene of house fire in West Branch Township

The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire and there are no reported injuries at this time. The family is still looking for their beagle.

MAPS elementary schools find new before, after school care providers

Marquette Area Public Schools recently announced new partners to offer before and after school care in each of their elementary buildings.

Gwinn woman killed in stabbing in KI Sawyer

Around 1:00 a.m. Thursday morning, a report was made about an incident taking place on Dart Street at K.I. Sawyer.

Head-on crash in South Marquette

Monday morning a head-on crash occurred between two vehicles on South Front St. in Marquette.

'Peer to Peer' class increases acceptance, inclusivity at Marquette Senior High School

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Marquette Senior High School students are supporting each other through a class called Peer to Peer. General education ...

Lifeguard Training offered at NMU

The American Red Cross and Marquette City Fire Department is once again offering it's lifeguarding course at Northern Michigan University. Friday was the first ...

$2.5M settlement reached regarding a building explosion in May 2016

A multi-million dollar legal settlement was handed down in Marquette County Circuit Court, against U.P. Propane. It involves a building explosion in K.I. Sawyer ...

Gwinn grads play in first alumni softball tourney  Marquette Mining Journal

GWINN — The days surrounding the Independence Day holiday usually call for various high school alumni softball tournaments in the area, giving alumni a cha.

Walleye season opens in Michigan

Walleye season opened Wednesday and anglers hit the Escanaba River to find their big catch.

Michigan Iron Industry Museum hosts annual open house event

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Michigan Iron Industry Museum held their annual open house event on Sunday. The open house was complete with live music ...

City of Gladstone closes boardwalk

GLADSTONE, Mich. (WLUC) - The City of Gladstone has closed the boardwalk, following rising water levels in Lake Michigan and Little Bay de Noc.

NMU Northern Center expected to be complete mid-September

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Phase two of construction on Northern Michigan University's Northern Center is well underway, and is expected to be done by ...

Conference aims to make employers more open to hiring veterans

ESGR Luncheon provides networking and tips on making employers more veteran friendly.

Public Defender's Office opens in Marquette County

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Located at 228 West Washington Street in downtown Marquette is the county's Public Defender's office. "Why do I want to ...

Marquette Junior Yacht Club holds wine mixer fundraiser

Wine enthusiasts hit the marina for a wine mixer to help two programs for Marquette young people.

906 Warrior Relief Fund looking for more golf outing sponsors

The 906 Warrior Relief Fund is looking for more sponsors for its upcoming golf outing at the end of August.

Bay College announces nine Men's Basketball recruits

ESCANABA, Mi. Bay College has announced a nine-player recruiting class for the 2019-2020 Men's Basketball Team. Six of the nine players are from the U.P. ...

Portage Lake Lift Bridge lane closures this week

The Michigan Department of Transportation will be conducting routine maintenance of the Portage Lake Lift Bridge between Houghton and Hancock Tuesday ...

Free meals for students begins Monday in Marquette

The meals are offered at both the Marquette Senior High School (MSHS) and Graveraet Elementary. The meals are free for students aged 18 and younger, and ...

Pickleball tournament in Norway hopes to end Alzheimer's

Yoopers pickling against Alzheimer's took place Thursday at Marion Park in Norway.

Marquette beaches temporarily closed due to hazardous conditions

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) Marquette City beaches will be temporarily closed Sunday, June 2, due to low air temperatures. A lifeguard will not be on duty at ...

Marquette-Alger RESA receives $183,000 to improve school security

Several Upper Peninsula schools will soon be improving their security systems.

125th annual Upper Peninsula Fire Fighters tournament gets underway

The Upper Peninsula Fire Fighters Tournament kicked off Thursday night in Calumet with the annual dress parade.

Michigan State Police Iron Mountain Post holds open house

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. (WLUC) - The Michigan State Police Iron Mountain Post held its open house on Thursday. The public stopped by to learn about ...

Northern Michigan University updates online ticket sales

Buying tickets for events at Northern Michigan University just got easier.

High Pointers Club journey to Mount Arvon

L'ANSE TOWNSHIP, Mich (WLUC) - It wasn't an easy drive to Mount Arvon Saturday, but Vice President Marc Comstock says the High Pointers Club made it ...

Keeping pets safe in the summer heat

With the summer months here and the mercury rising, law enforcement is reminding folks to keep their pets safe in the heat.

Marquette County Treasurer accepts new position

Anne Giroux has submitted her resignation as Marquette County Treasurer.

Food Fest coming soon to Marquette

Setup has begun for the annual International Food Fest down at Lower Harbor park in Marquette. Tents are set up and ready for vendors to bring their goods ...

Scuba divers to clean up Lower Harbor

Dozens of scuba divers will gather in the Lower Harbor this weekend to clean up things others have left behind.

Upper Peninsula Energy Task Force holds first meeting

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Upper Peninsula Energy Task Force held their first meeting on Tuesday at Northern Michigan University. The group met in ...

Forsyth Township man facing murder charge for infant's death

According to the Forsyth Township Police Department, 32-year-old Randy James Tuominen was arrested Wednesday night. He faces one charge of homicide ...

Marquette organization helping former prisoners re-enter society

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - The public was invited to hear how they can help those who have served their time in prison successfully re-enter society.

Update: Large hydraulic fluid leak on US-41 causes traffic delays

US-41 had restricted travel for several hours as crews cleaned and contained the spill.

Curbside trash pops up in Marquette

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - As Northern Michigan University students continue with finals week, many are moving back home or to new apartments for the ...

Girls-only ORV ride in September collecting feminine product donations

Mucked Up is hosting a girls-only ORV ride in September to raise money and donations of feminine care products for women across Marquette County.

Brookridge Heights Croatian-Style BBQ sees great turnout

Brookridge Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care celebrated the beautiful summer weather Wednesday while raising awareness about Alzheimer's disease ...

2019 Upper Peninsula Peace Officers Memorial ceremony planned in Munising

The Michigan State Police Negaunee Post, Alger County Sheriff's Department, and Munising City Police Department are hosting the 2019 Upper Peninsula ...

Investigation continues into burnt campers on Little Bay de Noc

RAPID RIVER, Mich. (WLUC) - Two camper trailers were recently burned on top of ice on the northern section of Little Bay de Noc. According to the Department ...

Negaunee City Council picks bid for Kirkwood Building demolition

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - The City Council of Negaunee unanimously approved a bid for the demolition of the Kirkwood Building on Thursday. City Manager ...

Big Bay man charged for crystal meth, heroin

Detectives from the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team (UPSET) arrested a 29-year-old Big Bay man for charges relating to the distribution of crystal ...

Marquette City Police warn of potential vehicle breaking and entering

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - With the nice summer weather people are spending time outside late into the evening. As a result, the number of car breaking and ...

Feeding America food distribution coming to Harvey

Feeding America West Michigan is teaming up with local organizations for a food distribution event in May.

New video highlights Marquette efforts to improve Founders Landing area

In a new video that dropped Tuesday on YouTube, the city of Marquette was recognized for their efforts in improving Founders Landing.

Ojibwa Casino celebrates grand re-opening

The Baraga Casino greeted players and patrons to their newly renovated building.

Iron Mountain man sentenced for spying on neighbors' children

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. (WLUC) - Scott Andrew Grubb was sentenced to 8 to 15 years in prison for charges of setting up cameras in his neighbor's bathroom.

Man charged for OWI, child abuse after head on collision

The man was found at fault for the crash on County Road 550 and was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated and Child Abuse 4th Degree.

Children giddy-up to Bible Baptist Church's Vacation Bible School

Bible Baptist Church invites children to Giddy Up Junction this week for Vacation Bible School.

6th grade students visit NMU

Sixth graders from nine charter schools in Michigan experienced life as a college student today thanks to the Young Wildcat Scholars program at Northern ...

Gladstone MSP: Be cautious around horse-drawn carriage traffic

DELTA COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - Troopers from the Michigan State Police Gladstone Post are advising the public to be aware of horse-drawn carriages and ...

Students build log splitter to raise money for welding program

Students at the Escanaba Senior High School have found a creative way to raise money for their welding program. The students have worked hard to build a log ...

Sentencing date set for Chippewa County man arrested for Criminal Sexual Conduct

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - A Chippewa County man arrested in Marquette on Criminal Sexual Conduct charges is set to be sentenced in Marquette County ...

Senator Gary Peters takes on Trump administration efforts to repeal Affordable Care Act

U.S. Senator Gary Peters weighed in on the Trump administration's efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

City of Ironwood takes step towards fixing water discoloration; issues warning for families with infants

The city of Ironwood is taking another step towards fixing their water discoloration. The City Commission recently authorized the creation of proposals for studies ...

Time to hit the trails for the Marquette Trails Fest

Whether you run, bike, or hike, this weekend is all about the trails at the Marquette Trails Festival.

Hundreds of cyclists tour the Central Upper Peninsula

Hundreds of cyclists are making their way through the Central Upper Peninsula this week.

Students from all over attend matinee performance of 'Beauty and the Beast'

Students and teachers from area schools gathered at the Forest Roberts Theatre on Northern Michigan University's campus Wednesday morning for a showing ...

Marquette Figure Skating Club hosting ice show this weekend

The Marquette Figure Skating Club is hosting an ice show Friday and Saturday, April 26th and 27th, called “Melody on Ice: Around the World” at the Berry Events ...

Strawberry Fest Day 2

Strawberry Fest in Chassell was in full swing for day two of all things strawberry.

Michigan Tech sends satellite into orbit

Over the last 9 years, students at Michigan Tech University have been working on building a satellite to put into orbit.

SubTerra to study potential uses of Keweenaw stamp sands

SubTerra LLC in White Pine, is pleased to announce a study in cooperation with PM Power Group (PMPG) to determine the feasibility of beneficial reuse of ...

KI Sawyer water clear of contaminants

K.I. Sawyer Water Department officials said their water system is clear of P.F.A.S. contaminants.

Marquette City Commission backs recycling efforts, sale at Founders Landing

The Marquette City Commission voted to sign a letter of support for the Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority recycling efforts on Monday ...

Happy Bubbles car wash comes to Gwinn  Upper Peninsula Second Wave

Does your card need to get happy? You should probably take it over to the intersection of M-553 and M-35 in Gwinn pretty soon and stop by Happy Bubbles Car ...

Rolled over ATV catches fire, kills driver

MARINETTE, Wisc. (WLUC) - UPDATE: The name of the man who was involved in the fatal A.T.V. crash has been released. According to The Marinette County ...

UPDATE: Mother charged for child abuse after leaving 2-year-old in car

Officers arrived and broke a window to get into the car. The child was alert but cold. Officers called EMS and the child was transported to UPHS Bell.

Two Kingsford residents arrested on meth charges

The KIND Drug Enforcement Team has arrested two Kingsford individuals on drug charges.

Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development meets in Marquette

Michigan is the second most diverse state in the country in food and agricultural products.

Michigan Energy Office awards energy efficiency rebate to Bell Forest Products Inc. in Ishpeming

The Michigan Energy Office has awarded Bell Forest Products Inc. of Ishpeming a $9844 rebate for energy efficiency improvements.

Superior Health Foundation donates to pet therapy organization

On Thursday, the Superior Health Foundation made a $3369 donation to “HOPE Animal-Assisted Crisis Response.” HOPE's goal is to help people going ...

Gov. Whitmer appoints Bridget N. Summers to NMU Board of Trustees

Governor Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday appointed Bridget N. Summers of Baraga to the Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees.

Negaunee's Bernard Stanaway Jr. chosen as 2019 UP Veteran of the Year

Thursday was Veterans Day at the U.P. State Fair, and that meant, the awarding of Upper Peninsula Veteran of the Year.

Upper Peninsula Cybersecurity Institute grand opening held Thursday

Thursday was the grand opening of the Upper Peninsula Cybersecurity Institute at NMU.

Lawsuit filed in relation to death of Amarah Filizetti

A lawsuit has been filed in the death of Amarah Filizetti. The family of the four-year-old girl who died September 4 last year after an accident that occurred while ...

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