NMU hosts Indigenous Peoples Day

Marquette, Mich. (WZMQ)- The Native American Student Association (NASA) hosted indigenous peoples day on Northern Michigan Universities campus today. NMU students as well as community members came out to show support and learn about and celebrate Indigenous culture. The celebrations included a variety of speakers from the Indigenous Community as well as Northern Community members, […]

Keweenaw Co. Sheriff seeks information on camp fire

GRANT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZMQ) – The Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information about a fire in Grant Township. The sheriff’s office says deputies responded to a report of a large plume of smoke near Horse Shoe Harbor Monday afternoon. A nearby camp owner checked the source before deputies arrived on the scene and […]

No injuries in Wells house fire; house severely damaged

WELLS, Mich. (WZMQ) – No injuries were reported in a house fire in Wells Tuesday afternoon that severely damaged the home. Escanaba Public Safety says it happened at 6369 S. 2nd St. at 12:30 p.m. When fire crews arrived on scene, the house was fully engulfed. The cause of the fire is unknown, and an […]

UPDATE: woman killed in home explosion identified

HANCOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZMQ) – The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office has identified the woman who was killed in a home explosion Tuesday morning. The sheriff’s office says 64-year-old Deborah Mann, of Hancock Township, died in the explosion and subsequent fire. The cause of the explosion remains under investigation. Tuesday update: The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office […]