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Here’s one less thing to worry about as you get older: your immune system will still be as capable of shaking off bugs as that of a much younger person. A study at Canada’s McMaster University assessed the resistance of individuals under 40, between 41 and 59 and older than 60 when infected with three […]

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This past weekend I finally got to check out the Ore Dock Brewery in downtown Marquette.  In the corner of the place was a table setup selling tacos! The business is known as Dia de los Tacos and after missing out on a few chances to check it out I finally got to order a […]

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Today’s Answer: Heathers Winner:  Heather Today’s winner is Heather! 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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Noun: Pugilism  (PYOO-juh-liz-um) Definition: Boxing Sample sentence: Long fascinated by the art and science of pugilism, Shane has collected biographies of noted boxers such as Muhammad Ali, Jack Dempsey, and Sonny Liston.

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Because water displaces body weight, exercising in swimming pools may not seem as worthwhile as putting in the same effort on land, where gravity can exert its full force. However, a new study from Canada disputes that reasoning, and found that water workouts can be as good, if not better than land-based exercise. The study, […]

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Today’s Answer: Over The Hedge Winner: Katie Today’s winner is Katie! 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) – As the date for the full implementation of the Affordable Health Care Act approaches, many people, both as individuals and as business people are uncertain as to what it will mean for day to day health care coverage. Leslie Gardiner, Health Insurance Consultant with City Insurance Group, […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Voters headed to the polls yesterday on areas around Upper Michigan to decide a series of school millage and bond proposals and other requests.  Here are some results: MARQUETTE COUNTY Forsyth Township Ambulance Millage – A .4965 mill renewal for 5 years to continue operation of the […]

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Verb: Recuse  (rih-KYOOZ) Definition: To disqualify oneself as a judge in a particular case: more broadly, to remove oneself from participation to avoid a conflict of interest. Sample sentence: The judge had to recuse herself because she was the sister-in-law of the defendant.

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How quickly and easily you can sit down on the floor and then get up may give you a hint about how long you’ll live. A study from Brazil looked at how adept some 2,002 men and women ages 51 to 80 were at performing these moves. We know that aerobic fitness correlates with a […]

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