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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Tires & Garbage Removed From Lake Superior in Baraga County.

Zena Huhta is the Lake Superior Program Coordinator at the Natural Resources Department at the Keweenaw Indian Community, aka the KBIC. Zena organizes weekly beach cleanups starting in June and continuing until the end of August. These cleanups focus on eight different locations covering a distance up to 18 miles of waterfront. Zena “I see […]