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GINCC Encouraging Shopping Local This Holiday Season

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce is encouraging holiday gift-givers to shop locally. Kelsey Reyes, Executive Director of the GINCC, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about some programs they have in the works for shoppers to use as they do […]

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Marquette City Commission To Select New Mayor And Discuss Filling Cambensy Vacancy

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is holding their annual organizational meeting tonight. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to discuss the meeting’s agenda. Angeli said newly-elected and re-elected Commissioners will be sworn in, and the Commission will select a […]

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Congressman Jack Bergman Discusses Veterans Day

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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 today to talk about Veterans Day. Bergman talked about the day and why he feels it’s important to remember our veterans and to make sure their stories are heard by younger generations. […]

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School Closings For Thursday, November 9, 2017

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Snowy conditions are causing some school closings today across the central U.P.  Here’s the latest list: Marquette Area Public Schools Father Marquette Elementary School Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency Redeemeer Lutheran Preschool in Marquette Powell Township Schools AuTrain-Onota Schools Munising Public Schools & Head Start Munising Baptist […]

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Grandview Marquette Project Officials Holding Ribbon Cutting Friday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A ribbon-cutting ceremony and free open house public tours are being held this Friday to celebrate the completion of a $16 million historic renovation of the former Holy Family Orphanage in Marquette. Amy Lerlie, Executive Director of Community Action Alger-Marquette, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt […]

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Election Results For Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette voters selected three candidates to the City Commission. Tom Baldini had 2922 votes, Fred Stonehouse had 2259 votes and Pete Frazier had 2091. On Marquette Board of Light & Power, the top two vote getters were Tom Tourville with 2606 and Ed Angeli with 1901 votes. […]

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Cambensy Wins 109th District State House Special Election

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Voters in the central U.P. have decided who will fill the remainder of the term of the late 109th District State Representative John Kivela.  Democrat Sara Cambensy defeated Republican Rich Rossway and Green Party Candidate Wade Roberts in yesterday’s election.  Total official results are still being tabulated, […]

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Marquette Chamber Seeking Staff For Ampersand Coworking Space

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Chamber of Commerce is progressing with the Ampersand Coworking space in the Masonic building in downtown Marquette. Executive Director Jason Schneider joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the latest with the project. Schneider also announced that the Chamber […]

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This Is Winter Weather Awareness Week In Michigan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has proclaimed this week as Winter Weather Awareness Week in the state of Michigan. Matt Zika with the National Weather Service Office in Negaunee Township joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to talk about the upcoming winter. Zika says it’s important […]

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NMU First Nations Food Taster Coming Soon

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Northern Michigan University’s Native American Student Association is hosting the First Nations Food Taster from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10th, at the D.J. Jacobetti Complex commons on campus. NASA Members Biidaabin Reinhardt and Marlee Gunsell joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to […]

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