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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – If you’re looking for a pet, adopting from UPAWS, the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, has never been easier, thanks to the Bissell Pet Foundation. Ann Brownell from UPAWS joined the Sunny Morning Show this week to talk about “Empty the Shelters Day”. Brownell said the event […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Marquette & Alger Counties wants you to consider becoming a “Big”. Executive Director Jayne Letts stopped in on the Sunny Morning Show today to encourage listeners to get involved. Letts said they are currently looking for both men and women to sign […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The U.P. Beacon House has a special night of entertainment, good food and fun coming up later this month. Mary Dowling, Beacon House CEO, stopped in on the Sunny Morning Show today to talk about the 5th Annual Reverse Draw Raffle fundraiser. Dowling said it’s a reverse […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Big Bay Relay is coming up later this month and organizers are gearing up for this annual team running event. Stephen Andreae, Course Marshall, and Brent Skaw, Race Director, joined Mike Plourde on the SUNNY Morning Show today to share the latest updates with the race. […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Manager Mike Angeli joined the SUNNY Morning Show today to discuss the recent decision by the City Commission to redirect funding from a street improvement project on College Avenue to two public parks on the Lake Superior shoreline. Angeli explained that the shift moved the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – This Saturday night, the “Brits & Brews” fundraiser hits the stage in Marquette with all proceeds raised going to JJ Packs. Organizer Dave Stensaas Rockwood joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to invite everyone the event. He explained that the event features several […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Grand Rapids-based Meijer has donated two reconditioned semi-trucks and trailers to Northern Michigan University as the Marquette school begins a new CDL Truck Driving Program. The vehicles – valued at an estimated $100,000 – had previously been part of the Meijer fleet and were formally handed over […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – An opportunity to get rid of old and unneeded medications is coming soon. Rich Johnson, a volunteer with the Forsyth Township Police Department and Marquette County TRIAD, and Marquette County  Sheriff Greg Zyburt joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A major food drive is being completed this weekend 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 with Walt & […]

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Dead River Derby’s 2018 home season opens this Saturday evening when the Rolling Riptide take on Chippewa Valley Roller Derby from Eau Claire, WI at Lakeview Arena in Marquette. The Derby Dames, Pepper and Glory Sparks, joined Mike Plourde on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & […]

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