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National Weather Service: Overnight Storm NOT A Tornado

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The National Weather Service in Negaunee Township says the storm that caused significant damage from eastern Iron County across Marquette County was not a tornado. Based off wind reports, radar data and the damage reports, the Weather Service says the damages were due to strong straight-line winds […]

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Marquette County Sheriff Greg Zyburt Shares Storm Damage Update

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff Greg Zyburt called in today from the West End of Marquette County to give an update on the clean up from the major thunderstorms that rolled through the region overnight. Zyburt called in from the scene of a closure of US-41 in Ishpeming Township […]

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Overnight Storm Causes Damage In Western Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Clean up is underway today across Marquette County following a severe thunderstorm that passed through the area during the overnight hours. Emergency responders, utility companies and Marquette County Road Commission crews are all working to clear downed trees and power lines following the storm and to restore […]

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School Closings For Monday, 4/10/17

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Severe weather overnight in Marquette County has caused power outages and other damage resulting in the following school districts being closed today, Monday, 4/10/17: NICE Community Schools Ishpeming Public Schools Negaunee Public Schools Republic-Michigamme Schools Powell Township Schools Ishpeming Head Start

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Severe Weather Hits Western Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County has been affected by a severe thunderstorm that passed through the area during the overnight hours. Emergency responders, utility companies and the Marquette County Road Commission are all working to clean up following the storm and restore power to Marquette County residents. At this time […]

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Spaghetti Dinner This Friday To Benefit Negaunee High School Baseball And Softball

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A spaghetti dinner is being held tomorrow in Negaunee to benefit the Negaunee High School Baseball and Softball programs. Randy Carlson, Girls Varsity Softball Coach, and Jason Siik, Boys Varsity Baseball Coach, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to share the details. They said […]

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U.S. Senator Gary Peters Shares Legislative Update

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Gary Peters called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to give a quick legislative update. Peters talked about some legislation he is currently working on concerning making it easier for students in Michigan to gain college credit while still enrolled […]

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U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow Recaps U.P. Business Tour

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow continued her Michigan small business tour in the Upper Peninsula last weekend. Stabenow was the keynote speaker at a Saturday breakfast hosted by the Marquette Economic Club of Marquette County and the Lake Superior Community Partnership. She then hit the road and continued […]

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State Rep. Scott Dianda Announces Candidacy For State Senate Run

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda is running for Michigan’s 38th State Senate seat. The Calumet Democrat is currently in his third term in the State House and is term-limited out. He is running for the Senate seat that will be vacated by State Senator Tom Casperson […]

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Celebrate Maple Syrup And Honey This Saturday In Phelps, WI

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A celebration of maple syrup and honey is happening this Saturday in Phelps, WI. The 6th annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest is going on all day Saturday for folks to come and enjoy. Celeste Hendrickson of the Phelps, WI Chamber joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt […]

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