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Mon. Nov 21 4:00 @ Manistique High School Tues. Nov 22 4:30 P.M. Home vs. Kingsford High School Tues. Nov 29 4:00 P.M. Home vs. Jeffers High School Sat. Dec 3 10:00 A.M. @ Kingsford High School Thurs. Dec 8 4:00 P.M. @ Jeffers High School Tues. Dec 13 4:00 P.M. Home vs Kingsford High […]

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Mark & Walt Live from Huron Mountain Bakery! Stop by from 6am to 9am on Wednesday, November 2nd at their Marquette location! Marquette, Michigan — This Wednesday Sunny 101.9′s very own Mark & Walt will be on the road LIVE from Huron Mountain Bakery in Marquette from 6am to 9am! Stop by both Huron Mountain […]

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Adjective: Cerulean (suh-ROO-lee-un) Definition: Resembling the blue of the sky Sample sentence: The painting depicted a series of tall, verdant trees surrounding a cerulean lake.

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Consuming too much black licorice may cause abnormal heartbeats, or arrhythmias, particularly in older adults, according to the Food and Drug Administration. Black licorice contains the compound glycyrrhizin, which can cause the body’s potassium levels to fall. In some people, this can lead to, besides arrhythmias, edema (swelling), lethargy or congestive heart failure, the FDA […]

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On this weeks episode of BIG MONDAY our host Mike Plourde is joined by members of the Ishpeming volleyball team. Join us every Monday night at 6:30pm for BIG MONDAY presented and hosted by McDonalds of Ishpeming. Only on your home for U.P. local sports all season long, Sunny 101.9 WKQS and Great Lakes Radio. […]

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Noun: Virga (VER-guh) Definition: Wisps of precipitation evaporating before reaching the ground. Sample sentence: The virga trailing the evening clouds created an eerie backdrop for our Halloween expedition.

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Calls to poison control centers reporting glow stick “poisoning” appear to increase during Halloween. Glow sticks are minimally toxic, but do pose a slight health risk. Contact with the liquid, such as through digestion, can cause irritation or vomiting. Kids who ingest glow stick liquid shouldn’t need to visit the hospital, but their parents should […]

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Adjective: Precipitate (prih-SIP-uh-tut) Definition: 1. Falling, flowing, or rushing with steep descent: also precipitous, steep. 2. Exhibiting violent or unwise speed. Sample sentence: Our precipitate decision to invest in the company proved unwise.

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Men who drink plenty of low-sugar fluids may reduce their risk for bladder cancer, new research suggests. Although the reason for the association between fluid intake and protection against cancer remains unknown, researchers theorize the fluids may flush out potential cancer-causing agents before they have a chance to cause any damage. Researchers evaluated the fluid […]

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Noun: Catachresis (kat-uh-KREE-sis) Definition: 1. Use of the wrong word for the context. 2. Use of a forced and especially paradoxical figure of speech. Sample sentence: Thanks to the many online dictionaries, I can avoid catachresis in my writings by looking up unfamiliar words with just a few clicks.

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