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Fatal Accident At Hungarian Falls

An Indiana man is dead after falling at Hungarian Falls on Monday. The Michigan State Police Calumet Post says the accident happened around 11:30am. 83-year-old Lloyd Gremaux was reportedly sightseeing with his family when he slipped and fell about 80 feet. Gremaux was pronounced dead at the scene. Troopers were …

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MTU Technical Writer Honored By TAMC

May 25, 2018 — The Michigan Transportation Asset Management Council (TAMC) has honored Victoria Sage with the 2018 TAMC Carmine Palombo Individual Award. The award was presented by TAMC Chair Joanna Johnson and past TAMC Chair Carmine Palombo at the annual TAMC Spring Conference on Tuesday, May 22, in Traverse …

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Transport Of Large Generators Will Create Delays On US-41

May 24, 2018 — Beginning June 3, drivers traveling between L’Anse and Negaunee in the late evenings to early mornings can expect delays. Seven large generators will be transported to the new Upper Michigan Energy Resource Corp. (UMERC) generating facility in Negaunee Township, temporarily blocking traffic. Under a permit from the Michigan …

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Trout Creek Man Found Pinned Under ORV

An Ontonagon County man is recovering after he was found following an overnight search. 66-year-old Carl Thomas Kettunen of Trout Creek was found alive Friday afternoon with his off-road vehicle on top of him. The search began Thursday night after Kettunen was reported missing. He was last seen at dinner …

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Houghton Police Arrest Hit & Run Suspect

UPDATE: Monday 8:31am–The Houghton Police Department reports that, with help from the public and information received, they have located and identified the driver of the truck involved in the hit and run property damage accident from May 22nd.  The investigation into the accident is ongoing and charges will be sought …

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