Democrat announces intent to run for Congress

After just three short months, the Democratic challenger in Michigan’s First Congressional District race is trying again.   Dr. Bob Lorinser announced the kickoff for his second campaign for Congress.    With the next election set for November of 2024, Lorinser hopes to get a jump ahead of potential running mates starting early.  He plans […]

Volunteering passion, not just a resume builder

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WZMQ) — NMU’s Volunteer Center held a skill builder workshop to find volunteer opportunities that best fit each individual wanting to get involved.  Students spent the afternoon volunteering in the Marquette community. Making blankets for the women’s center, crafting dogs toys for upaws, and making cookies for veterans.   Staff at the student […]

NMU’s MLK day of service

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WZMQ) — Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Day is always celebrated on the third Monday of January, as his birthday is January 15th. Students gathered together on Northern Michigan University’s campus to honor the memory of Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of service. Students, faculty and visitors gathered inside the Woods […]

Alger County Animal Shelter lease expires December 31st  

Developing now. Alger County residents are worried about the future of their Animal Shelter. Now that its lease is set to expire.  The lease for the property the Alger County Animal Shelter Sits on is already on a one-year extension. That extension is set to expire at the end of the month and another extension wasn’t […]

2022 UPAWS Rescue Raffle is Underway in Marquette County.

It’s a Competition between bars and breweries to raise money for the UPAWS. Eight local bars and breweries are all selling Rescue Raffle tickets in a friendly competition to sell the most tickets. Stop in at any of the participating locations to pick up your chance to win $1000, $500, $100, or $50. The winner […]