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Former Congressman Bart Stupak Discusses New Book On His Role In The Passage Of Obamacare

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Former Congressman Bart Stupak joined the Sunny Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to discuss his new book that documents his involvement in the legislative wrangling that helped to pass the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as “Obamacare”. The book, “For All Americans” chronicles the process […]

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Marquette Chamber’s “Ampersand” Co-Working Office Space Project Progressing

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Chamber of Commerce is moving ahead with the co-working office space in downtown Marquette known as “Ampersand”. Executive Director Jason Schneider joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to talk about the latest with the project. Schneider said the 5200-square foot […]

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Sara Cambensy Discusses Campaign For 109th District State House Seat

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Democrat Sara Cambensy, candidate for the 109th District State House seat, joined the SUNNY Morning Show this week with Walt & Mike to talk about her campaign. Cambensy talked about why she decided to run and what some of the key issues are that she is hearing […]

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Documentary About Kids And Screen Devices Coming Soon

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A documentary film that revives questions about the impact of technology on our lives is being shown in Marquette and Alger Counties starting next week. Kelly Sager, School Health Coordinator with the Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency, and Det. Sgt. Jay Peterson with the Michigan State Police […]

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Project: Keep Kids Warm Continues Tomorrow In Western Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)– The next step in the effort to gather clothes to keep kids who are in need warm in our area is happening tomorrow in western Marquette County. Dick Derby, organizer of Operation: Keep Kids Warm, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to remind folks […]

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Fundraiser This Saturday In Skandia To Help Children At Malawi Hospital

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marvin Korpi joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about his efforts to raise money to purchase over 200 mattresses for a hospital outside of Hope Village in Malawi, Africa. Korpi explained that the fundraising has been coordinated by the group Hope […]

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Marquette City Commission To Formalize City Garbage Pickup Contract Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is expected to formally award the contract for curbside waste pickup in the city at their regular meeting tonight in Marquette. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a preview of the meeting’s agenda. […]

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8th Annual Project: Keep Kids Warm Clothing Drive Kicks Off Tomorrow

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The effort to gather clothes to keep kids warm in our area is starting up tomorrow in Western Marquette County. Organizer of Project: Keep Kids Warm, Dick Derby with the Wesleyan Methodist Church in Ishpeming, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to remind […]

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Marquette Township Holding Public Meeting On Proposed Underpass Project

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Township Planning Department and Recreation Committee are holding an informational meeting Monday evening regarding the proposed 2019 US-41 Underpass Project. Jason McCarthy, Planner and Zoning Administrator for Marquette Township, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to share the details of the […]

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NMU President Fritz Erickson Discusses Homecoming And Enrollment Numbers

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University President Fritz Erickson stopped in to join the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to talk about the start of the semester and preview some of this weekend’s Homecoming activities. Erickson said that new incoming freshman enrollment numbers were up from […]

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