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Adjective: Gibbous ( JIB-us) Definition: 1. Marked by convexity or swelling 2. Having a hump: humpbacked Sample sentence: The gibbous shadows that could be seen on the horizon were those of oxen pulling plows.  

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Wearing tight clothes can compress a sensory nerve called the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve that runs from the abdomen through the thigh. The compression can cause numbness, tingling, and a burning pain in the legs above the knees, a condition called “meralgia paresthetica,” also known as “tingling thigh syndrome” and now sometimes termed “tight jean […]

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Today’s Answer: Tron Winner: Wendy Today’s winner is Wendy!  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 United Way of Marquette County is kicking off their annual fundraising campaign this weekend in Marquette, MI. Campaign Co-Chairs Christine Pesola and Mark Canale joined the Sunny Morning Show today to preview the kick-off and chat about the process of giving to the United Way. Christine […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) -  Northern Michigan University officially started off the new academic year yesterday with the Fall Convocation on campus.   President David Haynes delivered a speech recapping recent successes and outlining new initiatives of the university.  Haynes said it is time for the university community to “rethink, renew and reconnect” […]

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Save lives and receive extra money with Biolife Plasma Services and Sunny 101.9 WKQS Marquette, Michigan — Join The Major today from Noon to 2pm during Middays with Dee Dee on Sunny 101.9 WKQS as he broadcasts LIVE from Biolife Plasma Services in Marquette. Did you know that you can save lives and receive extra […]

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Noun: Nectar   (NEK-ter) Definition: 1. The drink of the Greek and Roman gods 2. Something delicious to drink 3. A beverage of fruit juice and pulp 4. A sweet liquid that is secreted by the nectaries of a plant and is the chief raw material of honey Sample sentence: After working for hours in the […]

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Researchers from John’s Hopkins and Arizona State University discovered fluoroquinolones, a class of antibiotics, in samples of feather meal, a product made from chicken feathers that is routinely added to feed for chicken, swine, cattle and fish. The FDA banned use of these antibiotics in poultry production in 2005 principally because they can accelerate the […]

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I do love to read, usually right before bed, and this book “The Devil In The White City” by Erick Larson has been the current book right now.  It was given to me to read by one of my friends who also loves history just as much as me. It covers the time of building […]

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Today’s Answer: The Expendables Winner: Brian Today’s winner is Brian!  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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