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  Negaunee, Mich. – The Negaunee Miners wrapped up their second week of practice by hosting the Escanaba Eskymos at Miners Stadium on Friday August 19th.   The scrimmage, an annual event between the two schools, is a great opportunity for coaches to see their players at game speed.  Varsity Head Coach Paul Jacobson says […]

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Marquette, Mich. – Marquette has had may different versions of Farmers Markets through the years, but the one downtown at The Marquette Commons building has taken off like no other in recent memory. Local growers, vendors and artists begin setting up by dawn every Saturday for the weekly market which runs from 9:00 AM – […]

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  Negaunee, MI. – Around 90 kids represent the Negaunee Miners football program for the 2011 Mid-Peninsula Conference football campaign. Varsity, JV and Freshman football each have about 30 players each, and as is the case every year optimism is running high with the Maize and Blue this season. Several key players return at the […]

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Join Mark and Walt starting Monday August 15th for “Labatt Bat – The Sequel.”  Pike Distributing and Labatt Blue Light are offering another authentic major league bat, in its own case ready for you to display at your camp, home or office.  Could be Tiger trivia, could be a race, could be a “who’s rear-end […]

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Giving blood can be a very intimidating thing for the first time donor.  Will it hurt, how much will it hurt; how long does it take…all questions easily answered by the professionals at The U.P. Regional Blood Center at Marquette General. The most painful part of the procedure actually may be the writing cramps one […]

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Negaunee, MI – Girls Junior Varsity Tennis schedule for the Negaunee Miners 2011 Season: Thurs. Aug 18 – Away – Marquette @ 11:00 A.M. Fri. Aug 19 – Away – Marquette @ TBA Wed. Aug 24 – Away – Westwood @ 11:00 A.M. Tues. Aug 30 – Home – Ishpeming @ 11:00 A.M. Wed. Sept […]

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Most remember the hit song “Melt With You” from the British band Modern English.  The single was featured heavily on MTV, and has appeared in several movie soundtracks and on American and British television.  More people are shocked to hear that the group is still together and boking gigs around the world. Formed in Colchester, Essex, […]

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For many people, the thought of going on a diet is a daunting task.  Not just because they fear depriving themselves their favorite food; but for some the thought of bland, boring meals seems too much to overcome. One way to prevent this is to investigate low-calorie, flavorfull garnishes for main courses that take the […]

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  Even though I’ve lived here for almost five years I’ve never been to the annual Blueberry Festival here in Marquette.  I talked about it a good bit tonight and that fact hit me.  I’ve seen it from far away when I walked downtown in previous years.  It sounds like quite an awesome thing, and […]

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Marquette, MI – Sunny 101.9 WKQS has been airing a new song since early June of 2011, and the response to “Everywhere Is Home” from the upcoming album “23 Red” by Antigone Rising has been very solid. Antigone Rising was catapulted into the spotlight in 2005 with their Hear Music/Lava Records debut release – “From the […]

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