MDHHS requests training grants for paramedics.

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Workforce grants to provide funding for the training of Michigan EMS personnel. The focus of the program is to establish, implement and operate workforce development programs. The programs will be tasked with […]

Third Coast Pizzeria provides free Thanksgiving meals for community

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WZMQ) – For the last 15 years, Bryan French, owner of Third Coast Pizzeria, has provided the community with free Thanksgiving meals. French has provided these meals through churches and at Third Coast. “We are taking care of people that don’t always get taken care of,” French said. “There’s human contact issues with […]

Marquette Turkey Trot raises money for MSHS orchestra

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WZMQ) – The 2022 Marquette Turkey Trot was held this morning at the Marquette Senior High School with donations going towards the MSHS orchestra. The annual race was organized by the MSHS orchestra and business classes. While donations went towards the orchestra, the business and technology classes created the marketing materials and logos […]

‘Free After 3’ brings more locals to support small businesses

With the holiday season approaching, downtown Marquette will offer free parking after 3 p.m. to support local small businesses during the holiday shopping season.  Michael Bradford, business outreach and promotions director for the Marquette Downtown Development Authority, said that the free parking is an important way to bring people downtown. “Small businesses are incredibly important,” […]

Marquette Police Department is accepting applications for open officer position

MARQUETTE, Mich (WZMQ)- The Marquette City Police Department has an opening for a police officer position. The department posted on Facebook asking for applicants for a patrol officer opening. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and those applying need to meet these qualifications: -Applicants must be MCOLES certified (Michigan Commission on Law […]