Ishpeming

Lee Marie Wright (L) and Leslie Roy were found safe in Michigan's Upper Peninsula after a two week search. (Credit: Michigan State Police)

Tourists Stranded For 2 Weeks In Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Survived On Girl Scout Cookies, Snow

“They heard crunching in the woods at night. They thought it was rescuers but no one came. Then they thought it was bears.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2015

Leslie Roy -- Lee Marie Wright (handout photo)

Dozens Of Tips, Helicopter Searches Turn Up Few Clues In Hunt For Missing Tourists In Michigan

Despite several organized searches and dozens of tips submitted by the public, authorities still have no idea what happened to two sisters from out-of-state who disappeared on a trip to visit family and go sightseeing in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2015

Leslie Roy -- Lee Marie Wright (handout photo)

Police Still Searching For 2 Sisters Missing In UP On Trip Through Michigan

State police still are searching for two sisters from Nebraska and Oklahoma who have been missing for a week during a trip to visit family and sightsee in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

Leslie Roy -- Lee Marie Wright (handout photo)

Tourists Go Missing In Michigan On Trip To Upper Peninsula

Two sisters from out-of-state have gone missing on a trip to visit family and sightsee in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2015

Marijuana. FILE PHOTO (Credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Traffic Stop Nets ‘High-Quality’ Drug Bust

The criminal complaint says officers found pills and about 300 grams of high-quality marijuana in his vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2014

cell phone tower

AT&T Service Upgrades Bring Faster Mobile Web Around Michigan

AT&T Inc. announced the availability of its high-speed mobile Internet service with the activation of several new cell sites in the northern Lower Peninsula and the central Upper Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2014

UP Hospital Is Acquired By Tenn. Company

Bell Hospital in Ishpeming released a statement Friday, saying it’s being sold to LifePoint Hospitals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2013

Barnes Hecker mine

Memorial To Mark 1926 Mich. Mining Disaster

A 1926 iron mining disaster in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is getting a memorial at the Cliffs Shaft Mine Museum in Ishpeming.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011