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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 29th annual “Pigs-n-Heat” charity hockey game was held last night at Lakeview Arena in Marquette. The hard-fought game featured the firefighters and law enforcement officers of Marquette County and was won by the Heat by a score of 4-to-2. All proceeds raised went to the Pigs […]

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Adjective: Nugatory (NOO-guh-tor-ee) Definition: 1. Of little or no consequence: trifling, inconsequential. 2. Having no force: inoperative. Sample sentence: The decision to remove such a minor character from the show should have a nugatory impact on its success.

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Researchers have demonstrated a correlation between exposure to air pollution and the risk of developing certain respiratory disorders, including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung cancer. The exact mechanisms remain unknown, but scientists believe there is a strong link between environmental exposures and the production of free radicals. These highly reactive compounds can cause […]

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The Miner boys took on the Mountaineers in the U.P. championship on Wednesday night with Negaunee coming out on top by a final score of 47 to 46. Join us on Tuesday the 20th when the Miners will take on Traverse City St. Francis with tip-off at 7:30pm and pre-game at 7:00pm. Only on your […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Students in the Transitions / Career Choices class at Marquette Senior High School recently submitted essays in a country-wide contest about how the course has impacted their lives and how they envision their future. Out of thousands of entries, Elle Pearson’s essay from MSHS was selected as […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The stage is set and the all the trash talking is over!  The teams are ready and the gauntlet has been thrown down!  It’s time for the annual Pigs-N-Heat hockey game. Tonight’s game pits teams featuring members of Marquette County’s law enforcement and firefighting communities battling it […]

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Hang out with happy people and you’re likely to be happy, too. In fact, findings from a new study suggest that being around happy people boosts your spirits even more than a financial windfall. For the study, investigators from Harvard and the University of California, San Diego, tracked more than 4,700 people who participated in […]

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Noun: Quietus (kwye-EE-tus) Definition: 1. Final settlement (as of a debt) 2. Removal from activity: especially as in death. 3. Something that quiets or represses. Sample sentence: The town council voted against granting a permit to stage a concert in the park, thus putting the quietus on any repeat of last year’s unruly crowd.

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Marquette – 03/13/12 – Marquette Township Business Association and members of the Marquette Charter Township Committee members met to exchange ideas on how to keep business owners informed with changing developments connected with township businesses. MTBA Chairman Frank Stablie expressed the need to keep businesses appraised of ongoing plans and changes that eventually effect businesses […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The First Nighters Club at Northern Michigan University will present an evening of Broadway favorites performed by “Three Divas of the U.P.” the Saturday at the Forest Roberts Theater on campus. Denise Clark, Kristie Moe and Leslie Sollid will sing classic selections from Broadway musicals. Concert Director […]

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