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2012 General Election Results For Marquette County

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) –  Here are election results for several key races and ballot proposals that we have been tracking in areas around Marquette County. These results are with 100 percent of precincts reporting as of 6:00 am on Wednesday, November 7, 2012. Cheryl Hill took  Marquette County Probate Judge. For […]

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Marquette Township Supervisor Dennis Liimatta Discusses Ballot Issues And More

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Voters going to the polls on Tuesday in Marquette Township will be deciding on a series of matters including millages and who will be serving on the board. Township Supervisor Dennis Liimatta joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike to discuss the ballot as well […]

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Health Tip – Oct. 30 – Men May Need Chocolate, Too!

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A new report from Sweden suggests that consuming chocolate can help lower the risk of stroke in men. Researchers at the famed Karolinska Institute asked 37,103 men aged 49 to 75 about their eating habits, including how much chocolate they enjoy. Over the following decade 1,995 of the men participating in the study experienced a […]

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Michigan NRC Annual Upper Peninsula Meeting Tomorrow

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Michigan Natural Resources Commission will hold its annual Upper Peninsula meeting tomorrow in Ontonagon at the Theater of Performing Arts. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. with a meeting of the NRC’s Policy Committee on Wildlife and Fisheries. The NRC committee of the whole will then […]

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Word of the Day – Sept. 13 – Temerity

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Noun: Temerity  (Teh-MARE-ih-tee) Definition: Excessive confidence or boldness; audacity. Sample sentence: No one had the temerity to question the Queen’s decision.

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$4,000 Raised For Marquette Care Clinic from Smile.FM Rush Of Fools Concert

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Marquette –  August 20, 2012– It was called the Make a Difference Tour featuring the International recording artist band Rush Of Fools. The tour covered 6 cities in Michigan and started in Marquette Monday. The parking lot at Lake Superior Christian church (L.S.C.C.) was jammed full of cars and trucks from across the U.P. for […]

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Word of the Day – Aug. 22 – A-go-go

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Adjective: A-go-go  (ah-GOH-goh) Definition: 1.  Of, relating to, or being a disco or the music or dances performed there 2. Being in a whirl of motion 3. Being up-to-date — often used postpositively Sample sentence: The shop is chock-full of the latest in fashionable home decor, it’s decorating trends a-go-go.

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Major Discounts Live Broadcast at the Rec Depot Last Saturday

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Everyone had a blast this past Saturday down at the Rec Depot across from Pizza Hut in Marquette! Major Discount from the Shopping Show was broadcasting live on 103.3 WFXD and Sunny 101.9 WKQS for the tent hot tub sale Lonnie and Michele were having at the Recreation Depot. The happy visitors got to choose […]

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Workday Wind Down Movie Trivia Winner – Monday 8/6/12

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Today’s Answer: First Blood Winner: Emily Today’s winner is Emily! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Fiddler McMaken Performs at NMU Tonight

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MARQUETTE, Mich.—Fiddler and storyteller Trae McMaken will perform songs and stories from Beaver Island at the Beaumier Heritage Center at Northern Michigan University. The event is scheduled at 7 p.m. tonight, Aug. 1, in 105 Cohodas Hall. Admission is free, but there is a suggested donation of $5 for adults and $1 for students/kids.  This […]

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