Negaunee Man arrested for Child Sexually Abusive Activity

Negaunee, Mich. (WZMQ)- A Negaunee man has been arrested by the Michigan State Police (MSP) for Child Sexually Abusive Activity. The press release from the MSP reads as follows: The Michigan State Police (MSP) Computer Crimes Unit, Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force is announcing the arrest of John James Lyons, 31 of Negaunee, for […]

Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce hosts 12th annual gala

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WZMQ) – The Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce hosted the 12th annual gala tonight to celebrate the accomplishments of its members. “We are having a great turnout, it’s really fun and an opportunity for the GINCC to get together and for the community to celebrate the accomplishments we have had in the past […]

GINCC announces annual award winners for 2022

ISHPEMING, Mich. (WZMQ) – The Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce announced its Annual Awards for 2022. The winners are nominated by the community and voted on by the GINCC board of directors and staff. According to GINCC, nominations are based on community contributions, actions and involvement in the economic health of the area. The […]

Negaunee City Council agrees to hire attorney to tax ore from Empire Mine

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WZMQ) – Thursday night at the Negaunee City Council meeting, a motion was passed for the city to hire an attorney to litigate and seek three years of ore taxes for the Negaunee portion of the Empire Mine.   The decision was unanimous among city council members. Funds are being sought for tax years […]

City of Negaunee receives MEDC revitalization grant

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WZMQ) – The City of Negaunee has been awarded a Revitalization and Placemaking (RAP) Downtown Enhancement grant in the amount of $885,261 from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) for infrastructure and placemaking upgrades in downtown Negaunee. The City is one of 22 projects awarded across the state for these program funds. The […]