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NICE Community Schools Engaged In Social Media Safety Effort

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The NICE Community School District is currently engaging students and teachers about social media safety. District Superintendent Bryan DeAugustine joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the effort. DeAugustine said the campaign is focusing on building awareness in both students and […]

Marquette City Commission To Vote On Kayak Rental Plan At Presque Isle

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission has a regular meeting tonight in Marquette. City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the meeting. Angeli said the commission is scheduled to hear presentations from the Lake Superior Community Partnership and the city’s […]

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Project: Feed A Neighbor Kicks Off Tomorrow In Western Marquette County

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The first phase of a major food drive is kicking off tomorrow in Western Marquette County. “Project: Feed A Neighbor” will benefit the food pantries of the Salvation Army and St. Vincent dePaul stores in Ishpeming and Negaunee. Drive organizer Dick Derby joined the SUNNY Morning Show […]

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Michigan State Police Celebrate 100 Years Of Service

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder has proclaimed today as Michigan State Police Day in Michigan as the State Police celebrates its 100th Anniversary. MSP Director, Colonel Kriste Kibbey Etue, joined the SUNNY morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about this milestone for the agency. Etue talked […]

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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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