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Verb: Encumber  (in-KUM-ber) Definition: 1. Weigh down: burden. 2. To impede or hamper the function or activity of: hinder. 3. To burden with a legal claim, as a mortage. Sample sentence: Lack of funding is sure to encumber the progress of the new community building’s construction.

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There’s a great new group for veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan in the UP.  It’s called the Upper Peninsula Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans group and it’s for veterans who want to meet and and create friendships and bonds with other veterans after they left their tour of duty or even left the service. You can […]

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Today’s Answer:  Broken Arrow Winner: Jerry Today’s winner is Jerry! 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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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An annual fundraising event to benefit the Beacon House, a community-supported housing facility for people, or their families, coming to Marquette for medical treatment is coming soon and there is still time for YOU to get involved. The Beacon House, located on Third Street in Marquette is […]

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Almost 70% of the world’s population is overweight. Increasing your activity levels, however, plays a key role in getting your weight under control. So be sure to take long walks or exercise every day. Swimming regularly is another great way to overcome obesity. Stay active, and your body will respond.

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Adjective: Nonpareil  (nahn-puh-REL) Definition: Having no equal. Sample sentence: The restaurant, owned by Italian immigrants, served a pizza nonpareil to any other  in town.

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Today’s Answer:  Schinder’s List 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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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The recent controversies and commentaries in the news about wolves in Upper Michigan have resulted in a high degree of misinformation and half-truths being circulated around the state. In an effort to discuss the wolf issues in the U.P. in a scientific and rational matter, Michigan Department […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela visited The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to give a legislative update. The Marquette Democrat discussed a pair of bills he authored with Republican State Representative Ed McBroom of Vulcan expanding the state’s Next Michigan Development Act to […]

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If you suffer from back pain, one way to cure it is to get out and exercise. Exercise doesn’t carry many of the negative side effects of other pain treatments – but be sure to consult your doctor to make sure this course of action is right for you.

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