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Yooper Word Advocate Steve Parks Talks About Getting In The Dictionary

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A well-known word describing someone from Upper Michigan has been officially recognized by an international dictionary. An announcement was made yesterday in Escanaba that the word “yooper” will be included in upcoming editions of the Merriam-Webster dictionary. The man behind the effort to get the word in […]

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‘Yooper’ Added to Webster’s Dictionary – Holy Wah!

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Escanaba, Michigan  –  March 24, 2014  – Yooper is officially a word and will be included in 2014 Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition, thanks to the determined effort of one Delta County man. The word will appear as: yoo-per             noun \ ‘yu-(,)pər\: a native or resident of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan – used as […]

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Workday Wind Down Movie Trivia Winner – 03/24/14

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  Today’s Answer:  Scent of A Woman Winner: Elizabeth Today’s winner is Elizabeth! 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. Remembering actor James Rebhorn, who passed away on Friday, March 21st.

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Yooper Goes Into Merriam Webster Dictionary

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A well-known word in Upper Michigan is being officially recognized by an international dictionary. An announcement was made today in Escanaba that the word “yooper” will be included in upcoming editions of the Merriam-Webster dictionary. A letter writing campaign spearheaded by Delta County resident Steve Parks over […]

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Teaching Family Homes Features Musical Fundraiser

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Rich Rossway with Teaching Family Homes of Upper Michigan joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to promote an upcoming fundraiser that will be fund for the whole family. Rossway announced the Annual Teaching Family Homes Spring Thaw Silent Auction/Benefit Concert which will be […]

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Culinary Students Of NMU Host Chili Challenge

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Culinary students at Northern Michigan University are holding the fourth annual Memorial Chili Challenge tomorrow on campus. The event will run from from 3-5:30 p.m. at the Jacobetti Complex. Kelsey Halverson, Vice President of The Culinary Students of NMU, joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & […]

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O.A.R. “Peace” Your Sunny.FM Song of the Day

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Marquette, Michigan — O.A.R. “Peace”  is your new music add and song of the day for this Monday on Sunny.FM! You’ll always hear new hot adult contemporary music first on Sunny.FM! Be sure to visit the official website for O.A.R. HERE

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Zero Tolerance & Bring Your Own Bottle… Good or Bad?

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Marquette, MI – March 22, 2014 – New Laws and Old Nuttiness were part of the Potpourri of topics on Today’s Show Today’s show covered many topics, and to hear them all, you should listen to the whole show.  I’ll discuss two of them in detail here. House bill 5046 became public act 235 and […]

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Final Show at Jamrich Hall 102 NMU Features Michael Waite plus Marcus & Tuomo

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Marquette – March 21, 2014 – Solo acoustic guitarist and singer Michael Waite of Marquette opens the final show at Jamrich Hall at NMU. 200 plus people enjoyed Michael as he played several of his favorites along with new music that he has recently finished. Michael captivated the Jamrich audience with his clever story telling […]

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Workday Wind Down Movie Trivia Winner – 03/21/14

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Today’s Answer: Driven Winner: Chris Today’s winner is Chris! 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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