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Noun: Caduceus  (kuh-DOO-see-us) Definition: 1. The symbolic staff of a herald; specifically: a representation of a staff with two entwined snakes and two wings at the top. 2. An insignia bearing a caduceus and symbolizing a physician. Sample sentence: The U.S. Army Medical Corps chose the caduceus as its symbol in 1902.

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Reconsider what you throw away: An old bulky computer monitor, dead batteries, unused paint … we have all had something environmentally unfriendly to toss. Unfortunately, landfills aren’t usually equipped to handle this type of toxic trash. Thoughtless dumping can lead to mercury, lead and other substances leaching into the ground – and into groundwater. Next […]

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On Friday local music groups Shadow Arcade and Team Awesome will be playing in the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center in the University Center on Northern Michigan University’s campus.  The acts will be starting at 7 p.m. and there is no admission but if you want to give a donation you can.

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Today’s Answer: Rocky Winner: Mike Today’s winner is Mike!  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) – The latest season of speakers coming to Marquette by the Economic Club of Marquette County has been released. Tom Baldini, Econ Club board member, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the season and encourage listeners to attend the kickoff dinner of […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Lake Superior Shore Run is a trail half marathon and 5 k run staged annually in early fall at Little Presque Isle north of Marquette. This year will mark the 18th year of the Lake Superior Shore Run, being held on Saturday, September 22, 2012. Director […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s Junior United States Senator Debbie Stabenow called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to discuss the current stalemate on Capitol Hill over the Farm Bill. Senator Stabenow talked about her frustrations with the House leadership not taking up the massive legislative package […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio, Inc.) – Congratulations to Scott Foster from Kent City, MI.  He was the grand prize winner at last night’s Detroit Tiger Ticket Giveaway at Flanigan’s Bar in downtown Marquette. Scott picked up four tickets to see the Tigers play the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on Friday, September 21st.  […]

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MARQUETTE, Mich.—Two local songwriting duos, Team Awesome and Shadow Arcade, will open the 2012-13 Coffee House Concert Series sponsored by the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center at Northern Michigan University. Their show begins at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, in the Peter White Lounge of the University Center. Admission is free, with donations encouraged. Team Awesome […]

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Tai  chi,  a traditional Chinese martial art, may do more than keep seniors strong, flexible and mobile. A new study from China found that practicing tai chi three times a week can increase brain volume and improve both memory and cognitive function. Researchers at Shanghai’s Fudan University and a team from the University of South […]

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