Local bakery closes

MARQUETTE– A bakery in Downtown Marquette has suddenly closed its doors.

Gophers Bakery on West Washington Street made the closure announcement on its Facebook page. Gophers made single-serve desserts and desserts for special events. The bakery plans to honor and make all wedding cakes booked through August sixth. Owners Eric and Gemma Martello have owned the bakery since 2014.

According to the bakery’s website, Gophers opened for business in 1997.