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22 Pounds of 2,000 Year Old Butter?

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Marquette, MI – June 15th, 2016 – As an avid cyclist and outdoor person, I like to eat. One thing that makes eating better though, is butter. Originally from Wisconsin, I had the opportunity to grow up around all sorts of farms, and I loved the fresh dairy products. I don’t know that I love […]

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8th Day Interview – Joe Wilson (The Squirrel Man) – 5th Annual World Champion Squirrel Cook Off

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Marquette, MI – June 11th, 2016 – Todd Paz had a lot of fun on last Saturday’s show, and he welcomed a special guest from Arkansas to talk about an upcoming competition. Joe Wilson, “The Squirrel Man” from Bentonville, Arkansas, was on The 8th Day to share some information about the 5th Annual World Champion […]

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8th Day Interview – Luke Noordyk – Fishy Bacon

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Marquette, MI – May 21st, 2016 – Luke Noordyk, a regular on the 8th Day and host of the “Workday Wind-down” weekday afternoons on Sunny 101.9, once again joined Todd Paz to discuss the presence of fish meal in pig food. Having had the opportunity to raise multiple hogs with his family in the past, […]

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8th Day Interview – Erica Roell – Chat With A Lawyer & The Marquette Bar Association

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Marquette, MI – May 21st, 2016 – Todd Paz caught up with Erica Roell on the 8th Day this past Saturday, and they discussed a number of legal items. Erica is the head of the Marquette BAR Association, and she is a native Yooper from Crystal Falls. Erica and Todd first discussed what it’s like […]

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8th Day Interview – Chris Wright – Midwest Mycological Information Center Wild-Foraged Mushroom Certification Program & Michigan Morels

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Marquette, MI – May 14th, 2016 – 8th Day correspondent Joe had a chance to catch up with Dr. Chris Wright who is the Executive Director of Midwest American Mycological Information (MAMI). Dr. Wright received his Ph.D. in Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences from Michigan State University, and he also received a B.Sc. in Psychology […]

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Abby Palmer Interview On the 8th Day about the Seed Swap at the Peter White Public Library

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Marquette, MI – April 4th, 2016 – Abby Palmer is the Education Coordinator of the North Farm branch of the MSU farm extension, located in Chatham in the Upper Peninsula. She sat down with Todd Paz to talk about how the Michigan State University extension program helps farmers in the U.P. The North Farm is […]

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Dave Heinz & Heather French – 8th Day Interview – Beauty and the Beast Play at the Calumet Theatre

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Marquette, MI – April 9th, 2016 – Todd Paz had a chance to sit down and talk with Dave Heinz, an English teacher and drama advisor/director at Calumet High School, and Heather French, an English teacher at Lake Linden-Hubbell School High School, about their recent production of the Broadway version of Beauty and the Beast. […]

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8th Day Interview – Chris Osier – MRHC Fashion Show and Wild Fire History

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Marquette, MI – March 12th, 2016 – Todd Paz was joined on the 8th Day by Chris Osier, the Executive Director of the Marquette Regional History Center, to talk about the Marquette Regional History Center’s Fashion Show as well as some wildfire history! Every seven years, the History Center holds a fashion show to display […]

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Hot 5 – Happy Weekend – Dreaded Monday Morning Feeling

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Marquette, MI – It’s Friday! We’ve all worked hard this week and the weekend is finally here. Enjoy my Hot 5 at 5pm as I kick off the weekend with the 5 hottest songs this week. Plus here is a funny .gif about the dreaded Monday morning feeling we all know is coming.  I can […]

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8th Day Interview – Ashley McFarland – Upper Peninsula Research & Extension Center Auction

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Marquette, MI – May 6th, 2016 – As the onset of spring hits the Upper Peninsula, farming and gardening once again enter the topics of discussion, and Todd Paz caught up with Ashley McFarland, who is the UPREC Coordinator, to discuss their upcoming consignment auction. The North Farm is part of the UPRE Center, and […]

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