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MI Lt. Governor Brian Calley Lobbies Support For Proposal 1

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to voice his support for Proposal 1. Calley said the measure, which seeks to increase funding for road repair and maintenance in Michigan via a 1 percent increase in the […]

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Ishpeming Public Schools Moving Ahead With District Improvements

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Construction is underway on improvements to buildings in the Ishpeming School District. Superintendent John Summerhill visited the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for the weekly “Superintendent Series” and shared an update. Summerhill said facility improvements as outlined in the bond proposal that were recently […]

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ACTIVE Physical Therapy Encourages Warming Up Before Biking

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – As the weather warms up heading into this weekend, it may seem like the perfect time to hit the many trails and bike paths on your favorite two-wheeler. Getting out and enjoying the weather and scenery in our area on a bicycle is what Marquette County is all […]

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Marquette City Block Project Starts Monday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 200 block of West Washington Street in the City of Marquette will undergo a major repair and improvement project beginning Monday. The Marquette Downtown Development Authority says the project will include complete replacement of the curbing, removal of brick pavers, installation of stamped concrete, and the […]

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Roundabout Public Meeting Tonight In Ishpeming

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  A public meeting is being held this evening in Ishpeming discussing the planned construction of roundabouts in the area. M-DOT plans to convert the intersection of US-41/M-28 and Second Street into a roundabout while the city is planning to realign Third Street and Second Street, as well […]

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M-DOT Delta County Bridge Repair Underway

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Rapid River, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is starting a repair project today on a bridge on US-2 in Delta County. M-DOT says the project will repair railings on the bridge over the Rapid River. The project will require the closure of the eastbound outside lane of US-2 […]

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UP Health System Donates $30K To Peter White Public Library

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with UP Health System made a contribution of $30,000 to Peter White Public Library Development Fund last night in Marquette. UP Health System representatives announced the donation and presented a check to the library at the regular meeting of the Marquette City Commission. UP Health System […]

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Marquette Township Seeks To Complete Road Reconstruction Project

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Marquette Township, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Township officials are struggling to carry out a plan to resurface roads in the township in spite of a revenue shortfall due to the recent “dark stores” tax tribunal ruling. Township Supervisor Dennis Liimatta joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to […]

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Marquette City Commission To Hear Duke LifePoint Update

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has it’s regular meeting tonight at City Hall on Baraga Avenue. City Manager Bill Vajda joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the session and discuss some of the high points on the agenda. Vajda said that the […]

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Delta County Wildfire Burns 10 Acres

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Garden, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fire crews with the Department of Natural Resources as well as volunteer fire departments responded to a wildfire yesterday in Delta County. The fire was reported around 1:30 p.m. yesterday in an area about 8 miles from Garden. The fire has been put out, but fire crews […]

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