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Patient care is not an easy job. For many of the caregivers for the 5.4 million Alzheimer’s patients in the U.S., it leads to loneliness, exhaustion, fear, stress and depression. Researchers at UCLA’s Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior looked at the benefits of meditation for a group of caregivers whose ages ranged from […]

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Adjective: Insipid (in-SIH-ped) Definition: 1. Lacking in taste or savor: tasteless. 2. Lacking in qualities that interest, stimulate or challenge. Sample sentence: The soup was insipid, even though it had an appealing appearance.

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Starting at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow morning the Marquette Unitarian Universalist Congregation youth will be sponsoring a “Pay It Forward” Day in the parking lot of Econo Foods in Marquette. You can call 360-1278 for more information.

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Today’s Answer: Rain Man Winner: Julie Today’s winner is Julie! 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: Troubadour (TROO-buh-dor) Definition: 1. A lyric poet or musician who performed chiefly in southern France and northern Italy in the 11th through 13th centuries. 2. A singer, especially of folk songs. Sample sentence: My favorite singer, Gordon Lightfoot, is a modern-day troubadour.

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is making an effort to get the word out to city residents and concerned parties about items being discussed at their meetings. Marquette City Manager Bill Vajda joined the SUNNY Morning Show today to kick off a new series called “Table Talk”.  The […]

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If you are recommended to have a colonoscopy, don’t worry: it is a 30 to 60 minute, low-risk, common procedure. Here is what to expect: 1. A day or two before the procedure, patients are usually required to clean out their colon via a liquid diet and taking laxatives. 2. The day of the colonoscopy, […]

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The film “I Am Fishead” will be shown free tonight by Marquette: Occupy the U.P. at 7 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library’s Community Room.

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Today’s Answer: The Graduate Winner: Tracy Today’s winner is Tracy! 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: Damask (Dam-usk) Definition: 1. A firm lustrous fabric (as of linen, cotton, silk, or rayon) made with flat patterns in a satin weave on a plain-woven ground on jacquard looms. 2. Hard elastic steel ornamented with wavy patterns and used especially for sword blades; also, the characteristic markings of this steel 3. A grayish […]

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