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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette county Labor Council is presenting the 24th annual Labor Day Festival this Monday in Ishpeming. Mike Thibault, President of the Marquette County Labor Council and Tony Ghiringhelli, Event  Co-Chair with the Council joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to discuss the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 10th Annual Marquette Area Blues Fest is ready and set to go this weekend in Marquette, MI. Festival Director Mark “Ham” Hamari joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to give a last-minute update on the festival and all of it’s related activities. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – This week’s Riverside Thursday on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike features a chat about the latest inventory on the lot at Riverside Marquette. Paul Halbur, General Manager at Riverside Marquette, joined the show today to talk about the record sales stretch they are experiencing and […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Some good news for the future of iron ore pellet production at Cliffs Natural Resources. The company announced yesterday that it has entered into a new Agreement with AK Steel to supply iron ore pellets from next year through 2023. The new Agreement includes minimum and maximum […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder, who had made Medicaid expansion a top legislative priority, says (quote) “Healthy Michigan will make our state healthier and stronger. It also will save money for the state’s taxpayers and job providers, help control medical costs, improve the state’s business climate, and boost our […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – It took two attempts, but on its second vote yesterday (Tuesday) the state Senate approved a proposal to expand Medicaid in Michigan. Earlier in the day, the first attempt at Medicaid expansion fell one vote short, but last night the Republican-led chamber voted 20-18 to pass the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Public School District is preparing for classes to begin next week. MAPS Interim Superintendent William Saunders joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about what’s happening and what parents and students need to know. Saunders outlined a series of […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One of Marquette County’s true community leaders, Bill Hill, took a moment to sit down today and talk about Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream” speech with GLR News Director Walt Lindala. Today is the 50th anniversary of this landmark speech that is considered to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is commending the state Senate for its action on House Bill 4714, the Healthy Michigan plan.  The plan expands Medicaid coverage to thousands of Michigan residents and the Governor had made passage of the measure a legislative priority. Governor Snyder called in to […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News/AP) – On a second vote yesterday the state Senate approved a proposal to expand Medicaid in Michigan.  Earlier in the day, the first attempt at Medicaid expansion fell one vote short, but last night the Republican-led chamber voted 20-18 to pass the measure with all 12 Democrats voting […]

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