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Casperson Discusses Crossing Party Lines For Teacher Pension Vote

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Republican State Senator Tom Casperson called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about why he was part of a handful of Republican Senators who voted with Democrats last week in Lansing against changes to teacher retirement packages. The plan, steering […]

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Iron Industry Museum Presenting Antique Auto Exhibit This Weekend In Negaunee

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The annual “Iron, Steel and the Automobile” antique auto exhibit returns to the Michigan Iron Industry Museum in Negaunee Township this weekend. Barry James, from the Iron Industry Museum, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today preview the event, which commemorates the link between […]

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Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter Moves Ahead With New Facility Plan

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter is moving ahead with the first phase of construction of a new animal community center in Sands Township. UPAWS Executive Director Kori Tossova joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to talk about their plans to create […]

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Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Coming To Marquette Thursday!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The music of The Beatles will fill Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette to benefit the Marquette Area Public Schools Music Program this Thursday. Event organizer Dan Truckey joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to share the latest about “Fifty Years Ago Today: A […]

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29th Annual Petunia Pandemonium This Weekend In South Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Annual Petunia Pandemonium flower planting event is happening this weekend in Marquette. Barb Kelly, Vice President of the Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee, and the chair of the of the project, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about what’s happening. […]

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Ishpeming Schools Busy With End-Of-Year Events And More

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Schools Superintendent Carrie Meyer joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the end of the school year. Meyer shared some of the key dates, including commencement exercises at the end of this week, and also talked about some new programs […]

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Marquette City Commission To Hear Hospital Update And Discuss More Road Projects

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is holding a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the meeting. Angeli reminded residents that the session is being held tonight due to the Memorial Day holiday. […]

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Marquette Chamber Of Commerce Receives State Creative Industry Grant

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Chamber of Commerce has received a state grant to fund efforts to attract and retain talent in the creative industries in Marquette. Chamber Executive Director Jason Schneider joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the $222-thousand grant the comes […]

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21st Annual Arts Awards This Saturday In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Annual Arts Awards are being presented this Saturday evening at the Marquette Arts & Culture Center at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. Tiina Harris, the Director of the City’s Arts & Culture Department, joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike recently to […]

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“Do It For Daniel” Documentary Being Screened This Weekend In Ishpeming

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A documentary film aimed at stopping the stigma of mental illness and depression is being shown this weekend in Ishpeming. “Do It For Daniel” is about the life and death of Daniel Olson of Ishpeming, who suffered his whole life with depression and anxiety. Daniel’s father, Ishpeming […]

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