Home » Entries posted by Walt (Page 49)
Entries posted by Walt

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State officials say seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in February increased in 15 of the state’s 17 major labor market regions. Only the Monroe and Flint areas recorded a decline in their jobless rate during the month, according to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget. The […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Most of the Upper Peninsula will see several inches of wet, heavy snow, which will make travel difficult. The Michigan Department of Transportation advised motorists to cancel their Friday travel plans if possible. Spokesman Dan Weingarten in Ishpeming said that M-DOT plows, along with those from the […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – All of the Upper Peninsula is under a Winter Storm Warning today. The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says they’re concerned about the amount of ice that will fall in the counties that border Lake Michigan. In those areas the forecast raises the concern for power […]

Continue reading …

The following schools are closed today (Friday, 4/4/14) due to inclement weather: Finlandia University in Hancock Bay College – Escanaba & Iron Mountain campuses Gogebic Community College – Copper Country Campus in Houghton Copper Country Christian Academy Bessemer Schools Ewen- Trout Creek Ironwood Ontonagon Wakefield-Marenisco Watersmeet Gogebic- Ontonagon Interim

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes  Radio) – Today on Riverside Thursday, Riverside Marquette General Manager Paul Halbur stopped in to talk about seasonal maintenance and more. Halbur joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to encourage people to bring their vehicles in for a seasonal check up top seek out any problems that […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University officials say a visit by Cynthia Pemberton, one of four finalists for the post of university president, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 15. She will make a presentation in a public forum at 4 p.m. that day in the Peter White Lounge of […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The cities of Marquette, Negaunee and Ishpeming and Marquette County are receiving a portion of a combined $60.9 million to help restore road maintenance budgets that were depleted by Michigan’s tough winter. The funding is part of $100 million for special winter road maintenance in a supplemental […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Marquette and Alger Counties are hosting one of their most popular activities later this month. Executive Director Jayne Letts joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to announce the kick off for Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2014. Letts explained that […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The YMCA of Marquette County is taking part in a multi-agency effort to teach young kids how to swim and learn about water safety. Matt Williams, Aquatics and Competitive Swim Leader at the YMCA, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a Y […]

Continue reading …

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, or UPAWS, has a special adoption push coming up this week. The promotion is called “Recycled Pets Are Priceless” and runs this Thursday through Sunday at the UPAWS offices in Negaunee Township. Ann Brownell, UPAWS Outreach Coordinator joined the SUNNY Morning […]

Continue reading …