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Marquette County Man Achieves Success In Mixed Martial Arts

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Marquette County man is beginning to realize his dream of professional success in Mixed Martial Arts. Pat Magdaleno, originally from Little Lake, has recently signed a contract to go pro in the combat sport. Magdaleno joined News Director Walt Lindala recently to talk about the evolution […]

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Negaunee Invitational Basketball Tournament Underway

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The annual Negaunee Invitational Basketball Tournament is continuing this weekend at the Lakeview Memorial Gym in Negaunee. NIT organizer and publicist Lance Peterson stopped in this morning on the SUNNY Morning Show to preview this weekend’s action in the Women’s brackets and in Class C Men’s play. […]

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Ishpeming Man Challenges Michigan High School Athletic Association Eligibility Rules

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Dean Dompierre has started a petition campaign on Change.org, after the Michigan High School Athletic Association refused to change a rule that forbids students older than 19 years of age from participating in high school athletics. Dean’s son, Eric, will be 20 years old during his senior […]

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Upper Peninsula Waterfalls look alot like this One just less Tropical

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Waterfalls in the Upper Peninsula are a big draw. People seek them out and snap pictures of them every year. I’ve seen some that look a lot like this one without the monkeys of course. But this little beauty is downtown.

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Tootsie Roll Drive Being Held This Weekend By The Knights Of Columbus

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The annual Tootsie Roll Drive is being held this weekend by the Knights of Columbus in Marquette. The K Of C members will be outside local businesses from Friday through Sunday offering Tootsie Rolls in exchange for donations. The proceeds will be going to the U.P. Special Olympics, Bay Health Camp, and the Camp Nesbit […]

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Marquette Figure Skating Club Presents Exhibition

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Figure Skating Club is presenting their annual Ice Show this weekend in Marquette. The Show is being presented twice this Saturday at the Berry Events Center on the campus of Northern Michigan University.  The first show is scheduled for 2pm, while the second is set […]

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MDOT Paving the Way For Safe Driving During Construction Season

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Marquette – 03/29/12 – The annual state highway construction map is now available from the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). The free map is updated each year to help motorists locate major MDOT road and bridge projects across the state. The 2012 print edition of “Paving the Way” will be available at all MDOT Transportation […]

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Spring Holistic Health Fair Coming This Weekend To Marquette, MI

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Area residents interested in options in healthy living and health care will have an opportunity to find out more about holistic health this Saturday in Marquette. The 13th Annual Holistic Health Fair is this Saturday from 10am to 4pm at the UpFront & Company.  The event is […]

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Peter White Public Library And Marquette Township Discuss Library Services Fee

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The following contains selected excerpts from a press release disseminated this week by the Peter White Public Library on the issue of Marquette Township possibly not placing the renewal of a one mil levy for library services on the ballot in August. An interview with Library Director […]

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A Princess in a Spa Pond downtown

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It says Aveeno on the end.  Aveeno is AVEENO® Skin, Hair, Face, Sun and Baby Care Products.  I wonder if they paid the artist to render this downtown somewhere?  This makes sense for them to do.  

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