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Verb: Bruit  (BROOT) Definition:  Report, rumor Sample sentence:  Word of John’s imminent dismissal was something for his co-workers to bruit about around the water cooler.

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We know that the risk of developing hypertension increases when one of your parents is affected with the disease. Even if your father or mother had high blood pressure your own risk may be dramatically lower if you’re in good shape. A study published online May 14, 2012 in Hypertension found that exercise can trump […]

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Got asthma? Your pillow, a haven for dust mites, could be making matters worse. Wash your pillows regularly and replace them annually. No matter how picky we are about our bunkmates, there will always be unwelcome visitors. Namely, dust mites. They love a warm environment like your bed just as much as you do. And […]

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One great thing about Marquette is the Peter White Public Library.  If you’ve never had a chance to check it out, I most definitely suggest checking it out.  I usually go through times where I don’t go in there, and then I’ll remember that I should probably get in there to check out some books, […]

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Today’s Answer: Batman: The Movie (1966 Version) Winner: Paula Today’s winner is Paula! 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 Great Lakes Center For Youth Development is helping to get the word out about an upcoming forum featuring candidates running for Marquette County Probate Judge. Paul Olson, with the GLCYD, is serving as the moderator for the forum and discussed plans for the event with the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Township officials are presenting a day-long celebration of the township featuring a softball tournament, a cookout, live music and much more. LeeAnne Kachmarsky and Whitney Brugman visited the Sunny Studios this morning to talk about the “Catch The Vision Community Day” coming up on August 4th […]

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Grand Rapids, Michigan – July 19, 2012 -  Corn on the Cob is such a treat this time of year.  Many southern states have been producing it and trucking it to Michigan.  But as the corn rip-pen’s locally this fall, and you choose to eat a lot more of it, here’s a video tip on […]

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Verb: Kedge  (KEJ) Definition:  To move a ship by means of a line attached to a small anchor dropped at the distance and in the direction desired. Sample sentence:  To get closer to shore, the sailors needed to kedge the ship.  

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After I get out of work on Monday, my usual Monday night is spent out Ishpeming at an old friend’s house as we play games and listen to music hanging out.  This will last until about 5 a.m., which can sound a bit crazy but because I work afternoons it’s not THE worst thing in […]

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