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Noun: Verjuice (ver-JOOSS) Definition: The sour juice of crab apples or of unripe fruit; also, an acid liquor made from verjuice. Sample sentence: Winter oregano makes a superb salad green, used lavishly with black olives, thinly sliced red onions, soaked in ice water for an hour if you want to remove some pungency, and dressed […]

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Today’s Answer: Stripes Winner: Wendy Today’s winner is Wendy! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Tomorrow the Lake Superior Community Partnership’s 13th Annual Golf Outing will be held starting tomorrow at 11 a.m. at the Heritage Golf Course in Marquette. The event’s format is a five-person a five person scramble.  You can register online as an individual for $115 or as a team of five for $550.  The fee inlcudes, […]

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The health benefits of cruciferous vegetables – broccoli, cauliflower, green cabbage, kale and collard greens – are well known: these foods are rich in phytonutrients, which help protect against both cancer and heart disease. Population studies have shown that people who eat a lot of broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables tend to have lower rates […]

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Noun: Penchant (PEN-chuhnt) Definition: A liking or strong inclination for something. Sample sentence: My dog has a penchant for chasing cats.

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Major Discount is live right here on Sunny 101.9 WKQS at the One Day Outdoor Produce Sale today from 11am to 1pm! The Major will be giving interviews and details on the great details at Marquette’s Tadych’s Econo Foods!  It’s only right here on Marquette County’s Very Own Sunny 101.9 WKQS      

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Tomorrow at 8 a.m. The Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society will sponsor a guided bird walk starting in the parking lot of the Bog Walk at Presque Isle Park in Marquette. The walk will take about two hours, but will stay within the park.  You can call 228-8781 for more information.

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Today’s Answer: Planes, Trains and Automobiles Winner: Moli Today’s winner is Moli! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Some chemicals may pose a diabetes risk. The chemicals in question are phthalates (pronounced THAL-ates), and they’re everywhere – in plastic toys, detergents, food packaging, nail polish, perfumes, shampoos, hairspray and hundreds of other products. New research from Sweden suggests that routine, household exposure to these chemicals may double the risk of type 2 diabetes […]

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Noun: Cognoscente (kahn-yuh-SHEN-tee) Definition: A person who has expert knowledge in a subject: connoisseur Sample sentence: Derrick was a cognoscente of fine art and knew that most of the works being auctioned off on the cruise ship were second-rate.

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