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Easter Egg Hunt with a Sonic Surprise

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Marquette, MI – Easter egg hunting in a musical family can be a little different than in most, though the prize is no less sweet! I found 2 Egg Shakers this weekend.  While I’m not a percussionist, I do know my way around a shaker. 😉  I have a larger steel one that I used […]

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Android Update Ruined My Day

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Marquette, Mi – I hate to complain about something as silly as a system update but I mean really!! I just got my new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 out and booted up for the first time. I’m talking geeky excitement here. I was pumped up and ready to play, configure my new toy, download some […]

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Spring Allergy Survival Guide – Stock your Glove Box

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Marquette, MI  –  Itchy Eyes, Scratchy Throat, Sinus Pressure…  Sounds like my yesterday! I found a Spring time Allergy Survival Guide online and here are a few items I think everyone should have on hand in their glove box. My Survival List: Tissues Cough Drops Saline nasal spray Eye Drops Off the Shelf Antihistamine This […]

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Spring Chickens are Growing Up Fast

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Marquette, Michigan  –  Our little chicken hens or as I call them “The Ladies” are growing up so fast this year.  Living on a farm for many years I’ve seen my fair share of chickens, but these girls are growing! My wife Cori and I decided that we needed some chickens this year, so last […]

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2015 Heikki Lunta Festival Cancelled

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NEGAUNEE, MI – 12/16/2014 – Just two weeks after the Negaunee Invitational Tournament was indefinitely canceled, Negaunee residents are now losing another long-standing tradition.  The 2015 Heikki Lunta festival has been canceled.  The Negaunee Irontown Association had this to say on their website: “The Negaunee Irontown Association announces that the 2015 Heikki Lunta Festival will […]

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Negaunee Invitational Tournament Committee Hangs Up the Nets

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NEGAUNEE, MI – 12/3/2014 – A 50-year tradition in Negaunee basketball ended today.  The Negaunee Invitational Tournament (NIT) committee announced today (via their Facebook page) that they’ve put out their last tournament.  They release the following statement: NEGAUNEE—Negaunee Basketball, Inc. announced it will be disbanding, effective immediately, and has already dispersed all remaining funds into […]

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Typical Dee Dee… leaving junk all over the studio.  This time it’s her shopping list! The world isn’t your personal trash can Dee Dee.  It’s a good thing she’s so nice, or I wouldn’t stand for it. So if you’re reading this tonight Dee Dee, don’t forget to pick up the following: Kitten Chow Canned […]

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How My (Active) Summer Came to an Abrupt End

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Many of you around the area are at least vaguely familiar with the Negaunee Invitational Tournament held at Lakeview Gymnasium every March & April.  Since I turned 18, I have participated in every NIT since.  This year, my buddies and I (who had never even won a game in five years) somehow managed to win […]

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Great Lakes Radio Sizzling Summer Sweepstakes a Success!

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It was a fun night out at Red Rock Lanes in Ishpeming on Thursday!  With plenty of prizes, fun, games, and food and drink from Mama Russo’s, another fantastic Great Lakes Radio giveaway has come and gone.  This time, it was a sauna that we were giving away.  Not just any sauna though.  This one […]

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Workday Wind Down Movie Trivia Winner – 05/16/14

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Today’s Answer: Haywire Winner:  Jillian Today’s winner is Jillian! 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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