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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – It’s the 30th year for the Pigs-N-Heat hockey game tonight at 7 PM at the Lakeview Arena in Marquette.  Each year the game takes place to raise money for families that lose homes to fire. Jim Wheeler from the Marquette Township Fire Department and Jim Finkbeiner from […]

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Have you ever had a bad case of indigestion after a meal? Also called dyspepsia, indigestion is a term used to describe a feeling of fullness or discomfort during or after a meal. It can be accompanied by burning or pain in the upper stomach. It might be because the chef didn’t properly prepare what was […]

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Noun: Relict  (REL-ikt) Definition: 1. A surviving species of an otherwise extinct group of organisms; also,  a remnant of a formerly widespread species that persists in an isolated area. 2. Something left unchanged. Sample sentence: This rare plant is a relict of a once abundant genus.

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Today’s Answer:  Escape From New York Winner: Kevin Today’s winner is Kevin! He 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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Eyestrain is a common cause of headaches. Eyestrain occurs when your eyes get tired from intense use, such as driving a car for extended periods, reading or working at a computer. Although eyestrain can be annoying, it usually isn’t serious and goes away once you rest your eyes. In some cases, signs and symptoms of […]

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Adverb: Piggyback  (PIG-ee-bak) Definition: 1. Up on the back and shoulders. 2. On or as if on the back of another; especially: on a railroad flatcar. Sample sentence: The youngest of the hikers had the advantage of riding piggyback through the muddy fields.

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Today’s Answer:  Major Payne Winner: Lizzie Today’s winner is Lizzie! 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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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Today, March 11, 2013 the Social Security Offices are closed, as well as Finlandia University. Northern Michigan University will open for the Afternoon – all classes beginning at noon will be held. Great Lakes Radio – Delivering reliable and accurate local news to you on air, online […]

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Sunny 101.9 WKQS New Music Adds. Megan Hilty “No Cure” Megan Hilty “No Cure” is your new music add and song of the day on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. “No Cure” is a new song from Megan Hilty and can be heard today on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. It’s A Better Variety–Sunny 101.9 WKQS! Be sure to […]

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Verb: Cajole  (kuh-JOHL) Definition: 1 a.  To persuade with flattery or gentle urging: coax. b.  To obtain from someone by gentle persuasion. 2. To deceive with soothing words or false promises. Sample sentence: Brianna was able to cajole some money from her father before leaving for the movies.  

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