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It’s Severe Weather Week In Michigan!

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Michigan. Matt Zika with the National Weather Service office in Negaunee joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike this week to talk about being ready for the rapidly changing spring weather in Michigan. Zika said it’s a […]

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Marquette Democrat John Kivela Enters Race For State Senate

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109th District State Representative John Kivela is running for Michigan’s 38th State Senate seat. The Marquette Democrat is formally announced his candidacy at an event yesterday evening in Marquette Township. Kivela joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to talk about why he’s running for […]

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UPPCO Power Restoration Update For Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Peninsula Power Company crews are working this morning to restore power to about 2400 customers who are still without service. According to UPPCO Representative Dave Forsberg, the outages are primarily in the Ishpeming and Republic-Michigamme areas of Marquette County. Forsberg joined the SUNNY Morning Show with […]

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School Closings For Tuesday, 4/11/17

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A combination of wintry weather and the impact of continued power outages and other damage from a recent severe thunderstorm in the central U.P. has resulted in several school districts being closed today. Our latest list of school closures includes the following: Northern Michigan University Closed for […]

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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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