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Ishpeming Hematites Prepare For Fall Sports Season

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Hematite fall sports teams are getting ready for the start of the season. Ishpeming Athletic Director Terry Roberts joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about preparations underway in the district for fall sports. Roberts explained to Sports Director Mike […]

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Marquette Police Investigate Death Of Teen

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Police are investigating the death of a teenage girl. Officers were called to Preserve Drive just before 6:00 o’clock yesterday evening on a report of an unresponsive female. The 14-year-old girl was transported to UP Health System Marquette where she was later pronounced dead. Police […]

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Pickup – Semi Accident Injures One

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Ishpeming Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident yesterday in Ishpeming Township. It happened around 5:15 p.m. on US-41 at North Lake Road when an eastbound semi-truck, driven by 35-year-old David Spooner of Iron Mountain, attempted to turn left onto North Lake Road. Deputies say […]

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Michigan H.O.G. Rally Coming To Marquette This Week

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The sound of well over a thousand Harley-Davidson motorcycles will be echoing across Marquette County this weekend as the annual Michigan Harley Owners Group Rally comes to town. Rally Coordinator Dorinda Sparks-Boak joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview this celebration of […]

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“Beauty & the Beast” Debuts This Week At The VISTA Theater In Negaunee

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council presents “Beauty and the Beast” starting this week at the VISTA Theater in downtown Negaunee. Director Eliisa Gladwell and cast members Aaron Carlson, Jacob Laitinen and Brady Skewis joined the Sunny Monring Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the […]

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U.P. Legislator Ed McBroom Weighs In On House Scandal

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan Republican State Representative Ed McBroom says both fellow Representatives Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat should resign. McBroom, of Vulcan, says the two have breached the public’s trust by their recent actions and he’s not sure how either could rebound from that. Courser admits he and […]

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U.S. Senator Gary Peters Checks Out Marquette Brewery

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Gary Peters visited a Marquette brewery today to promote legislation he has cosponsored reducing excise taxes for small breweries. Peters toured the Blackrocks Brewery on West Washington Street and discussed the legislation which seeks to drop the tax rate per barrel from $7.00 to $3.50 […]

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“Beatles & Brews” Coming This Fall To Marquette To “HELP” Feed Kids

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – On Saturday November 7th, the annual “Beatles Night” becomes the “Beatles & Brews” fundraiser with all proceeds raised being donated to the group JJ Packs. Organizer Dave Stensaas joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike last Friday to promote the event and the beneficiary group […]

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CIty Manager Previews Tonight’s Marquette City Commission Meeting

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. City Manager Bill Vajda joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to discuss the agenda for the meeting. Vajda said the agenda is relatively short, but there are some good new stories going on […]

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Driver Charged In Mackinac Bridge Fatal Crash

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St. Ignace, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The driver of a semi-truck involved in a seven-vehicle fatal accident Friday on the Mackinac Bridge is facing charges. The accident happened around 4:00 p.m. on the northbound lanes of I-75 just south of the bridge toll booths. State Police say a northbound semi failed to […]

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