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22nd Annual Lake Superior Shore Run Coming Soon In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 2016 XTERRA Lake Superior Shore Run on September 17th marks the 22nd year of running along the beautiful shores of Lake Superior. Race Director Pam Kauppila joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the race and to encourage listeners to […]

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FOX Friday: Special Incentives For First Responders, Law Enforcement and Fire Fighters And More

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – Today we launched a new segment on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike called “Fox Friday” that features our friends at Fox Team UP. Marty Rose, Brand Manager at Fox Marquette, joined us as we put the business spotlight on the dealership and some of the […]

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Negaunee Miner Football Preview: Home Opener Against Gladstone

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – The Negaunee Miner football team has their home opener tonight at Miner Stadium against the Gladstone Braves. Voice of the Negaunee Miners on SUNNY fm, Mark Evans, joined Sports Director Mike Plourde on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the match up. Evans […]

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NMU Enrollment Numbers Down From Last Year

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s 10th day enrollment report is showing a continuing decline of students at the Marquette school. The current total enrollment is 7,750, a decrease of 419 or 5.1 percent from last year. Officials say the numbers reflect declining high school class sizes and larger recent […]

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Michigan Tech Enrollment Highest In 30 Years

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Houghton, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Fall 2016 enrollment at Michigan Technological University is the highest in over 30 years. MTU’s report shows total enrollment at 7,268, the highest the school has seen since 1983. This is 30 students more than last fall. MTU officials say undergraduate enrollment totaled 5,827. New first-year undergraduate […]

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Labor Day Fatalities Down In Michigan

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Lansing, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan State Police say preliminary reports indicate traffic fatalities were down this Labor Day holiday weekend from last year. State Police are reporting nine deaths in nine separate traffic crashes during the 2016 Labor Day holiday weekend. That compares to 12 traffic crashes and 15 deaths during […]

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Ishpeming Receives Blight Elimination Grant

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Ishpeming, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Ishpeming is receiving one of more than $11.7 million in blight elimination grants awarded to 10 cities and counties across Michigan. The city, in partnership with the Marquette County Land Bank Authority, is receiving a $250,000 grant for alleviating blight to improve neighborhoods. Local […]

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United Way Of Marquette County Launches Campaign

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The United Way of Marquette County has officially kicked off their annual fundraising campaign. At a special kick-off event yesterday in Marquette, United Way introduced this year’s campaign co-chairs: Natasha Lantz and Mike Angeli III. Last year, the United Way of Marquette County raised and distributed over […]

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It’s Time To Shred At Honor Credit Union!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – Honor Credit Union is presenting an opportunity for you to protect your personal information this Saturday in Marquette. Jaime Gollakner, Negaunee Branch Manager, and Amy Anderson, Marquette Branch Manager with Honor Credit Union, joined the SUNNY morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about Shred Day. […]

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U.P. Fall Beer Festival Coming This Weekend To Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 8th Annual U.P. Fall Beer Festival is happening this Saturday afternoon at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. Scott Graham, Executive Director of the Michigan Brewers Guild, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the event. Graham said over 80 different […]

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