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A wide-reaching band of severe thunderstorms moving across the Upper Peninsula overnight resulted in power outages that caused several schools to be closed or delayed this morning.  Many communities across the U.P. were left without power for several hours following those storms.  According to the Upper Peninsula Power Company, over 55-thousand of their customers were […]

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Negaunee – May 10, 2011 – Negaunee is in the dark this morning.  Walt Lindala reported 80% of UPCO’s users are without power this morning.  The storm apparently had a lot of lightening associated with it and took out lots of homes and businesses. UPPCO users this morning.  I took three pictures in Negaunee this […]

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Join us this week for your chance to get registered for our “Keys To A Great Summer,” and win this awesome Pontiac Grand Prix GT from our buds out at Fox Negaunee.  And NO, they won’t let us drive the car; guaranteeing you a quality ride once you win it.  But you can’t get an invite […]

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Marquette, MI –  May 6, 2011 –  Reported on the Radio Sunny 101.9fm WKQS this morning, several Upper Peninsula businessmen men met on the steps of the Marquette City Court House yesterday. At 10am, the city  set out to sell the old Marquette orphanage.  The city valued the building at $400,000 and the property at […]

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Mike Coyne, President of the Board of Directors for Bay Cliff Health Camp, joined Walt Lindala to update listeners on the Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour that is coming to Marquette next week. He explained how the entire effort is a fundraiser for the Bay Cliff Health Camp in Big Bay and how this particular […]

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Anna Mattson with the City of Negaunee Parks and Recreation Commission stopped in the chat with Mark and Walt about the formation of the Negaunee Beautification Committee for Parks. The effort is kicking off this upcoming Monday with a meeting at the YMCA facility in Negaunee and is open to any and all interested parties. […]

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Bruce Lawry of Negaunee, a long time listener and Ahmed Shriner called in to the Mark and Walt in the Morning Show to tell folks about the Shrine Circus coming to the Lakeview Arena in Marquette next week on Monday and Tuesday. He also told us about another Ahmed Shriner event that starts on Friday, […]

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Dr. Robert Wynn from Northern Michigan University and Dr. Richard Rovin from Marquette General Health Systems chatted this morning with Walt Lindala about this weekend’s Hope Starts Here Challenge. The event is the only fund raiser for the Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center, which is an unique collaboration between NMU and MGHS. It gives students […]

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HappyMothersDay-5min Moms are so special. I feel we need to honor mom more often. Dinner and a carnation is good, a phone call better, a visit the best!  Wednesday morning we asked the question on our “Saving Show”on the Radio, “Tell us why you Love your Mom”.  We had over 30 people call during the […]

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Carl Fulsher, Community Representative with the American Cancer Society, and Lorrie Hayes, Event Organizer, joined Mark Evans to talk about the upcoming Blues For Life Cancer Benefit. The event is scheduled for 5:oo pm this Saturday (May 7-th) at the Lagniappe Cajun Creole Restaurant in Downtown Marquette, MI. This event will be the 5-th annual […]

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