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Travel Back in Time In Marquette On Wednesday, June 27, at 7 p.m. you can travel back in time on an historic slide show tour of Marquette in the early 1900’s at the Peter White Public Library. A time when Model A’s took to the streets & “Dandelion Cottage” by Carroll Watson Rankin was first […]

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‘Hart, Harp, and Bones’ Concert Bluesday Tuesday presents a concert with “Hart, Harp and Bones” highlighting Mississippi Delta Juke Joint Blues on Tuesday, June 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library Community Room. Classic juke joints were often found at rural crossroads in the American south and catered to the rural work […]

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The popular “Iron, Steel and the Automobile” antique car show will return to the Michigan Iron Industry Museum in Negaunee Township on Sunday, June 17, featuring dozens of automobiles and light trucks dating from 1909 through 1969, in addition to a presentation by Ford Motor Company corporate historian Robert C. Kreipke. The 23rd annual antique […]

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Adjective: Benevolent (buh-NEV-uh-lunt) Definition: 1. Marked by or disposed to doing good; also, organized for the purpose of doing good. 2. Marked by or suggestive of goodwill. Sample sentence: Jody’s grandmother was a benevolent lady who enjoyed performing random acts of kindness for both her family and strangers.

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New research suggests that a tincture made of thyme can outperform prescription creams at treating acne. Results presented at the Society for General Microbiology’s Spring Conference in Dublin in March 2012 show that the thyme preparation is highly effective and fast-acting in killing the bacteria that cause acne. Researchers from Leeds Metropolitan University in the […]

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Today is the opening for the season of the Cliffs Shaft Mine Museum in Ishpeming at 501 W. Euclid Street.  The museum’s hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday though Saturday in a nominal fee for admission. New in the museum this season is a gold mining display that shows different types of […]

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Today’s Answer: Crazy Stupid Love Winner: Lisa Today’s winner is Lisa! 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) – Organizers with the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, or UPAWS, are ready for their annual golf fundraiser and are looking to fill a few more slots with teams. The annual “Tee Up for Tails” golf outing is Friday, June 22nd at the Marquette Golf Club Heritage Course […]

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While we know how diet affects the heart, here’s some good news for women: a study of the eating habits of more than 20,000 residents of the city of Malmo, in Sweden, found that women whose diets were high in fiber had almost 25 percent lower risk of cardiovascular disease than women whose diets were […]

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