No charges against officer in Alger County shooting
Marquette County Prosecuting Attorney, Matt Wiese, was appointed as a special prosecutor by the Michigan Attorney General's Office to review the evidence in the shooting death of Timothy Mitchell in Alger County on July 14, 2014.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Violent End to a Hot Summer: August 16, 1988
The storm that pummeled Marquette the morning of August 16, 1988 will long be remembered as one of the most violent and damaging to ever hit the area.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Alger County Animal Shelter Looking for Donations to Rummage Sale
The Alger County Animal Shelter is asking people to donate to their annual rummage sale.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Prosecutor assigned to Mitchell shooting investigation
The Michigan Attorney General's office assigned the case to Marquette County Prosecutor, Matt Wiese.
4-H animals judged at Livestock Show
Dozens of 4-H kids from Marquette and Alger counties took part in the livestock show at the Marquette County Fair.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Man in critical condition after ORV crash
Officials report that the crash occurred at 5:30 p.m. Sunday on County Road H58 in the vicinity of the Bear Trap Dam.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Officer-involved shooting investigation completed
According to the Michigan State Police, the investigation into the officer-involved shooting of Timothy Mitchell from July 14 has been completed by the MSP Negaunee Post as of July 31. A full report has been submitted to the Alger County Prosecutor's Office for review.
Deer Lake Roadside Park reopens after bear issues
The Michigan Department of Transportation has reopened the Deer Lake Roadside Park in Alger County as of 9 a.m. Friday.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Bears Close Roadside Park
The Michigan Department of Transportation has temporarily closed a roadside park in Michigan's Upper Peninsula because of problems with bears.