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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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Tonight from 7 to 8:45 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center’s First Thursday Concert Series will feature The Truckey Boys. A $5 donation is suggested at the door and will go directly to the band               […]

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Today’s Answer: Jumanji Winner: Shelly Today’s winner is Shelly! 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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Adjective: Halcyon (HAL-see-un) Definition: 1. Calm, peaceful 2. Happy, golden 3. Prosperous, affluent Sample sentence: Although Grandma spoke longingly of the halcyon days of her childhood, Jamie suspected all had not been as perfect as she recalled.

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Can eating grapes mitigate the negative effects of a diet high in salt on blood pressure and, by extension, heart disease? Researchers at Michigan State report that grapes could lower blood pressure, reduce inflammation in the body and reduce signs of heart muscle damage, and suggest these effects are due in part to the naturally […]

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