State Rep. John Kivela Arrested On OUIL Charge

    State Representative John Kivela (D-Marquette)
    State Representative John Kivela (D-Marquette)

    Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela says he is seeking help for alcohol addiction following his arrest on a charge of Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol.

    In a statement released this afternoon, the Marquette Democrat said he was arrested on the charge last night just outside of Lansing.

    In the statement, Kivela apologized to his wife, family and constituents for letting them down and said he was seeking treatment for alcoholism immediately.

    Kivela is currently serving his second term in the State House.


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