Snowstorm breaks record in Marquette; up to 18 inches dumped on western Upper Peninsula
While spring temperatures had returned to Lower Michigan by mid-week, residents in some portions of the Upper Peninsula were feeling the impact of a long and stubborn winter.
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The Winter That Wouldn't Quit
The winter that wouldn't quit gave us one last blast. There were four consecutive days with measureable snow in the north-central U.P. this week.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Barking Moonbat Early Warning System
Winter's Last Gasp
What the heck? It snowed here last night. We were having some rather heavy rain, but late in the evening the temperatures dropped, and suddenly those horrible white things were falling from the sky.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Upper Michigan residents hit with power outage
According to the UPPCO outage website, the heaviest hit area was Gwinn with nearly 4,200 customers without power.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Tracking Spring Snow Pack
Between winter weather, melting snow and spring flooding, high school sports in the Upper Peninsula always seem struggle with scheduling.
Palm Sunday Tornado Outbreak: April 11, 1965
This tornado outbreak was the second largest in recorded history. The largest occurred in early April 1974.
Two in custody on meth charges
According to the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team, two residents were taken into custody after meth components and finished meth product were discovered on April 8 at 216 Midway Dr. in Negaunee.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Another Winter Storm
A major storm is taking aim on Upper Michigan late this work week. It will produce heavy, wet snow as well as freezing rain and sleet in some parts of Upper Michigan.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Sale for all of your equestrian needs
The Marquette County Horse Club held their annual tack sale at the Negaunee Township Hall Saturday.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Temperature Comparison: Alaska and the U.P.
The mean upper-air pattern for January and February 1963 was very similar to the pattern over North America this winter.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
18 vehicles involved in US-41 crash
According to police, roughly 18 vehicles were damaged in the crash near Semco Energy Gas Company.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Coldest So Late: March 24, 1965
The upper-air map for March 24, 1965 featured a huge ridge into Alaska with an equally large, cold trough the east into the Great Lakes.
Police arrest suspect in Marquette County hit-run
State police say authorities have arrested a suspect in the hit-and-run death of a 54-year-old female pedestrian in Marquette County three months ago.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Four sent to hospital in two vehicle crash
On Friday evening approximately 7:20 Negaunee State Police responded to a two vehicle accident.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
One of the Biggest Spring Storms: March 21, 1984
One of the larger post-equinox storms was in progress 20 years ago. March 1984 started very cold after a much above average February.