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Ishpeming Public Schools Continuing With Strategic Planning Process

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Ishpeming Public Schools are currently looking for public input as they are developing a district-wide strategic plan. Superintendent Carrie Meyer joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the effort and how there is still time for comments and thoughts to […]

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Marquette City Commission To Vote On Lighthouse Property Use Plan Tonight

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette City Commission is scheduled to vote on a proposed land use plan for the Marquette Lighthouse property at their regular meeting tonight. Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the agenda for the meeting. Angeli […]

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Blind Groundhog Beer Sampling Event To Benefit Community Foundation

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A fun night out to benefit the Marquette community is coming up next week. Gail Anthony, CEO of the Community Foundation of Marquette County, and Judy Vonck, Chair of the Foundation’s Fund for Marquette, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to preview the Blind […]

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Governor Rick Snyder Recaps Final State Of The State Address

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder called in to the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to recap his final State of the State address. Snyder talked about the speech last night that focused on Michigan’s economic and fiscal gains under his watch. The Governor also shared some […]

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Police & Firemen’s Ball Being Held This Week In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A special evening to honor the men and women who serve our community as Police Officers and Firefighters is coming up this week in Marquette. Event Organizer Rich Tegge of Wealth Strategy Group joined the SUNNY Morning Show recently to talk about the Police & Firemen’s Ball. […]

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School Closings & Delays For Tuesday, 1/23/18

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Blustery conditions with snow showers are continuing in many areas this morning. The National Weather Service office in Negaunee Township says the snow will diminish this morning with some patchy blowing snow continuing until around noon. North winds at 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high […]

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Schools Closings For Monday, January 22, 2018

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An anticipated winter storm, along with foggy conditions with icy roads in many areas, has resulted in several school closings for today.  Here is our latest list: Gwinn Area Community Schools Ishpeming & Ishpeming Headstart Negaunee & Negaunee Headstart NICE Community Schools Christ the King Pre-School Ishpeming […]

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Women’s March Marquette Happening This Sunday

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A special event is happening Sunday in Marquette to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Women’s March and to mobilize interested parties to get out and vote. Event co-organizer Jenn Hill joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to share details about the Women’s […]

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Heikki Lunta Festival This Weekend In Negaunee Celebrates A Yooper Winter

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Upper Peninsula Luge Club is proud to be hosting the Heikki Lunta Festival this weekend,  January 19 & 20, 2018, in downtown Negaunee. One of the event’s co-coordinators, Mike Ilmonen, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to invite all to the Iron […]

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MI D-N-R Moving Forward With U.P. Deer Movement Study

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is moving ahead with a program to capture and collar white-tailed deer in the western U.P. as part of a multi-year study. Terry Minzey, DNR U.P. Regional Wildlife Supervisor, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk […]

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