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Marquette Chamber Director Discusses New Downtown Parking Meters

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Jason Schneider, Executive Director of the Marquette Chamber of Commerce, checked in on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a chamber update. Schneider talked about the newly-installed parking meters in Downtown Marquette, which are being activated today. He said while the meters may […]

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Dead River Derby Back In Action This Weekend In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Dead River Derby rolls back into Lakeview Arena this weekend in Marquette. Derby girls Phee Nix and Glory Sparks joined Great Lakes Radio’s Mike Plourde to preview the bout and invite the community to come down and support the team. The derby dames explained that the […]

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Governor Rick Snyder Visits Sunny Morning Show During U.P. Tour

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Governor Rick Snyder continued his annual summer U.P. tour today with a stop at the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike. The Governor talked about a wide array of topics, ranging from tourism to the role of education in the economic development of the state. Snyder […]

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Marquette Area Blues Fest Coming This Labor Day Weekend In Marquette

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 14th Annual Marquette Area Blues Fest is happening Labor Day Weekend at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in downtown Marquette. Marquette Area Blues Society President Mark “Stony” Stonerock and Festival Volunteer Coordinator Dawn Stonerock joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about […]

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U.S. Senator Gary Peters Stops In During Motorcycle Tour Of U.P.

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – U.S. Senator Gary Peters stopped in on the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today as he kicked off his annual motorcycle tour of the Upper Peninsula. Peters talked about several topics during his visit including the U.S. Coast Guard, funding for improvements and upgrades to […]

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Marquette City Commission Meets This Evening

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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’s agenda. Angeli said the bulk of the meeting’s business has to do with property purchase agreements related to […]

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Marquette & Alger County Results From August 8th, 2017 Election

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Here are the results for several key races and ballot proposals from the August 8th election for Marquette and Alger Counties: 109th District State House of Representatives Democrat – (Winner moves on to November Ballot.) Sara Cambensy – 3,477 Jeremy Hosking – 3,344 Joe Derocha – 2,435 […]

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Tom Baldini Top Vote Getter In Marquette City Commission Primary

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two incumbents and a former City Commissioner performed well in the August 8th primary for the Marquette City Commission. Incumbent Tom Baldini was the top vote getter in the race, joining former Commissioner Fred Stonehouse and incumbent Pete Frazier in taking the top three slots. Six candidates […]

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Sara Cambensy Wins Primary To Take On Rich Rossway For 109th State House Seat

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Current Marquette City Commissioner Sara Cambensy was the winner of the August 8th Democratic primary and will now move on to face Republican Rich Rossway in the November General election. The pair are vying for the seat to fill the remainder of the term of the late […]

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Peter White Public Library Funding Request On August 8th Ballot

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Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Voters headed to the polls on August 8th in the City of Marquette will be deciding the fate of a Capital Improvement Bond for the Peter White Public Library. Library Director Andrea Ingmire joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike recently to talk about the […]

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