Stick it to Cancer Tournament Wraps Up 6th Year.

Marquette, Mich. (WZMQ)- The Annual Stick it to Cancer Hockey Tournament wrapped up yesterday at Lakeview Arena. The tournament benefits Cancer Care of Marquette County, an organization that helps Upper Peninsula Residents suffering from Cancer and other life threatening diseases. Along side the organization the tournament directly helps residents or Marquette Suffering from life threatening […]

Road Work Underway in Marquette

Marquette Mich. (WZMQ)- Bluff Street and Mcclellan street in Marquette will be repaved soon. Currently the roads are being repaired during the city’s annual road maintenance projects. The roads are being repaired periodically in order to maximize the lifetime of the road. If the city does not perform the preventative maintenance the roads will deteriorate […]

How Organizers are going to keep Camp Cannabis Safe.

Marquette, Mich. (WZMQ)- Early next month Marquette’s Tourist Park will host Camp Cannabis, the first marijuana consumption event in the upper peninsula. The Festival will feature a Star Studded lineup of musical performances and those in attendance will be able to purchase and consume cannabis products right at the festival. With thousands of people in […]

Detroit Red Wings Alumni to Face Off Against Local Hockey Team

Marquette, Mich. (WZMQ) – The United Way of Marquette County is kicking off their annual fundraiser by hosting a hockey game between the Detroit Redwings Alumni team and Yoopers United, a team made up of local hockey players. The game will be played at the berry events center this saturday at 6pm and all the […]

47th Annual Dog Show This Weekend At Marquette County Fair Grounds

For the 47th year the Marquette Kennel club will host its annual Conformation Show, Rally and Obedience Trials at the Marquette County Fair Grounds. The Show will feature over 200 dogs and a variety of vendors will be there offering specialty items not usually available in the Marquette area. The show is open Friday from […]

Governor Whitmer Visits Upper Peninsula to Talk 76-Billion-Dollar Budget

Governor Whitmer was touting her recently signed 76 billion dollar budget while touring the UP last week. The governor made stops in Marquette and at the UP State Fair. She highlighted multiple Upper Peninsula projects that are mentioned in the budget. That includes a new 34 million dollar D-J Jacobetti Home for Veterans and $9,150 […]

Governor Whitmer Announces New DJ Jacobetti Veterans Home

Governor Gretchen Whitmer visited Marquette earlier in the week to announce the upcoming projects surrounding the DJ Jacobetti Home for Veterans. The existing home is over 40 years old and in desperate need of an upgrade according to many involved with the project, including 38th District Senator Ed Mcbroom. Whitmer, Alongside veterans and staff of […]

The U.P State Fair Is Officially Open

The 2022 Upper Peninsula State Fair in Escanaba opened on Monday Night in Escanaba. Organizers are expecting over 100,000 people to come and visit everything the fair has to offer throughout the course of this week. In 2018 the fair brought in $5.3 million dollars to the Escanaba area. There is plenty for everyone in […]