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Gretchen Whitmer Launches Petition Drive For Governor In Eastern U.P.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Senate Democratic Leader and Ingham County Prosecutor Gretchen Whitmer visited the eastern U.P. today to launch her petition signature gathering campaign to qualify for the 2018 ballot in the race for Governor. Whitmer called in earlier in the day to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt […]

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Marquette City Commission To Discuss City Garbage Services Contracts Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. The Commission is scheduled to take action on solid waste garbage collection contracts for the city for residential curbside pick-up as well as for city facilities and special collections. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the […]

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MI Lt. Governor Brian Calley Discusses Part-Time Legislature Proposal

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley is continuing to float his idea to make the Michigan legislature a part-time body. Calley called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his proposal. Calley explained that 41 other states in the country are […]

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Marquette West Rotary HarborFest 2017 Kicking Off With Waterfront Gala

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – HarborFest 2017 kicks off this year with the Waterfront Gala in Marquette. Marquette West Rotary President-Elect Amanda Filizetti joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the event as well as the rest of the HarborFest weekend. Filizetti said the gala is […]

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Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival Set For This Weekend In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 39th Annual Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival is happening this weekend at Tourist Park in Marquette. Festival Music Committee Co-chairs Jane Cisluycis and Karen Bacula joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview this family-friendly music event. Cisluycis and Bacula talked about the […]

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Chamber Director Jason Schneider Talks About Business Impact Of Increasing Marquette Home Values

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jason Schneider says a recent survey about home values in Marquette is showing some potential problems for business owners and employers. Schneider joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today and talked about a nationwide survey by Harvard University […]

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Senator Tom Casperson Disappointed In Parts Of New State Budget

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today and shared his thoughts about the state budget that was recently signed into effect by Governor Rick Snyder. Casperson said that getting the overall budget done early once again this year allows state […]

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Congressman Jack Bergman Discusses New G.I. Bill And Soo Locks

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Congressman Jack Bergman called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this morning for a legislative update. Bergman talked about a new piece of legislation that would create a new provision in what is commonly known as the G.I. Bill that would allow […]

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Marquette West Rotary Gearing Up For HarborFest 2017

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette West Rotary Club is getting set for their annual summertime fundraising event in Marquette. Club President Jim Becker joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to share an update on the preparations for HarborFest 2017. Becker said the organization’s various committees are […]

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Marquette Area Blues Society Presents “Mulebone” Tonight In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Area Blues Society is presenting a free show tonight in Marquette with the New York-based blues-roots duo Mulebone. Mark Hamari from the Marquette Area Blues Society joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the show and the group. Hamari […]

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