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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 4th Annual “Ride for Cody” event is happening on Saturday, March 3rd in Marquette. Event organizer Michelle Grunert sat down with Mike Plourde on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the day’s activities. Grunert said the the focus of the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – The Annual U.P. Builders Show is coming up on March 9th through the 11th at the Superior Dome in Marquette. Sarah Schultz, Executive Officer of the Home Builders Association of the U.P., joined the SUNNY Morning Show with the latest updates. Schultz said all of the vendor slots […]

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Marquette Area Public Schools & Head Start North Star Academy in Marquette Father Marquette School Marquette-Alger RESA Redeemeer Lutheran Pre-School Gwinn Schools & Head Start Ishpeming Schools & Head Start Christ the King Pre-School Ishpeming Negaunee Negaunee Co-Op Preschool NICE Community Schools Powell Township Schools in Big Bay Republic-Michigamme Schools Wells Township Schools AuTrain-Onota Munising […]

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Travel Michigan Continuing To Tell The Tourism Story Of Our State

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Dave Lorenz, VP of Travel Michigan, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike recently to talk about tourism efforts in the state. Lorenz, who was visiting the area for the U.P. 200 Sled Dog Championship in Marquette and the Ice Climbing Festival in Munising, said […]

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Marquette Chamber Moving Forward With Co-Working Space And Creative Residencies

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette Chamber of Commerce is nearing the grand opening of their new co-working space, Ampersand, in downtown Marquette. Executive Director Jason Schneider joined the SUNNY morning Show with Walt & Mike today to share the latest update concerning this project. Schneider said they are looking to […]

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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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