In the Upper Peninsula, this event presents a lot of opportunities for both local and state-wide organizations to lend a hand. “I think that the word has just kind of gotten out about giving Tuesday”, said Outreach Coordinator Taylor Brutto.
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 […]
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WZMQ) – Dorothy Paad of the Caregiver Incentive Project recently toured Lake Superior Press to witness first-hand the process it takes to bring her second story to life. “This book is more of a prequel to my first book because the events in this book tell where I got my courage to be […]
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, 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 […]
Ishpeming, Mich. (WZMQ) – A Marquette City man is dead following a hit and run in Ishpeming last night. Last night at 7:14pm the Ishpeming Police Department was called to a Car Crash where a 31 year old man was struck by a vehicle. The crash happened on 440 Ready Street which is also known […]
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, 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 […]
One of the biggest needs around this time of year is warm clothing. Along with Provisions of Marquette, Room at the Inn Warming center will be holding a coat drive from December 1st until the 31st.