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Senator Tom Casperson Discusses Senate Bill 390

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Senator Tom Casperson joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about Senate Bill 390. The measure, introduced by Casperson, seeks to earmark $500,000 of the annual revenue from a tax imposed on low grade iron ore to the local intermediate school […]

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U.S. Senator Gary Peters Discusses International Trade Legislation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Gary Peters joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about a meeting he had this week with President Donald Trump on trade issues related to foreign dumping of goods in U.S. markets. He said the President indicated support for a […]

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U.P. 200 Sled Dog Race Weekend Events And Activities Set To Go!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Preparations for the annual running of the UP 200, Midnight Run and Jackpine 30 sled dog races are continuing as mushers and their dog teams are arriving in the Marquette area. Ross Anthony, with the Upper Peninsula Sled Dog Association, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt […]

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Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber Hosting Annual Fundraiser And More

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a night of casino-style fun with “Vegas Comes to Ishpeming”. GINCC Executive Director Kelsey Reyes joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to talk about this annual event. Reyes said the evening is a […]

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NICE Community Schools Superintendent Bryan DeAugustine Discusses School Funding Legislation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – NICE Community Schools Superintendent Bryan DeAugustine recently testified in Lansing concerning a measure authored by State Senator Tom Casperson. DeAugustine joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the testimony he gave concerning Michigan Senate Bill 390, which seeks to earmark a […]

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Marquette City Commission To Appoint Baldini Replacement Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission will be selecting a new Commissioner tonight to fill the remainder of the term of the late Tom Baldini. The Commission will also be establishing a Parks & Rec Master Plan Steering Committee at tonight’s meeting to oversee the formulation of a five-year […]

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UP 200 Opening Ceremonies In Downtown Marquette A Week Away!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – One of Michigan’s premier winter events, the opening ceremonies of the U.P. 200 Sled Dog Championship, is coming up soon in Downtown Marquette. Ross Anthony, with the U.P. Sled Dog Association, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview this popular celebration of […]

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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Discusses His Proposed State Budget

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan Governor Rick Snyder checked in on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about some key points in his proposed state budget. Snyder unveiled his budget plan yesterday to lawmakers in Lansing, signaling the start of the sometimes contentious process to develop […]

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Marquette Township Wants Businesses Involved In US-41 Corridor Renovations

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Officials with Marquette Township are continuing their effort to involve Township business owners in planning for the upcoming M-DOT 2019 and 2021 US41/M-28 highway corridor improvement projects. Township Manager Randy Girard joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to talk about their plans […]

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Marquette Township Seeking To Involve Businesses In Improvement Projects

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Township officials are looking at involving business owners in the Township in planning for the upcoming M-DOT 2019 and 2021 US41/M-28 highway corridor improvement projects. Township Planner and Zoning Manager Jason McCarthy joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to discuss the effort […]

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