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Adjective: Gnomic  (NOH-mik) Definition: 1. Characterized by aphorism. 2. Given to the composition of aphoristic writing. Sample sentence: Some critics have praised the young artist’s gnomic utterances, while others argue that her sayings are simply pretentious rubbish.

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Do you look both ways before crossing the street? Not likely, reports a team of researchers at the University of Washington. They observed the behavior of more than 1,000 people as they crossed 20 high-risk intersections in Seattle during the summer of 2012. Only 25 percent of walkers looked both ways before crossing. Nearly one-third […]

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The Negaunee Miners look to keep their playoff run alive as they battle Houghton in the Regional Final. Wayne R. Johnson has your call here on Sunny 101.9 WKQS.  Escanaba, Michigan– Two minutes into the game and both teams have yet to find the bottom of the net as the score is 0-0. Negaunee gets […]

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Today’s Answer:  Mean Girls Winner: Emily Today’s winner is Emily! 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) – This Friday night is “Night Of A Thousand Stars” presented by The Forest Roberts Theatre First Nighters Club. The event is directed by Denise Clark and Jeff Spencer and they came by to talk to Mike Plourde on The Sunny Morning Show to give some details on […]

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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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