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My second day at Great Lakes Radio was awesome. I headed out to Ishpeming with Heather to report on the high school girls’ fast-pitch softball game against the Norway Knights, and I was thrilled to learn the process of live sports reporting firsthand. It was a gorgeous day for softball and the girls looked like […]

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“Thanks  for coming to eat with us. The fundraiser was a huge success. I can’t thank you, Mike (Plourde) and Great Lakes Radio and Kurt at Perkins enough,” wrote Jeremy Thompson, Coach of the Ishpeming Hematites Girls Fast-Pitch Softball Team. The team made and served at least 625 pancakes, 250 pieces of bacon and 125 […]

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Congratulations to Mary! She answered today’s trivia question with the correct answer that you can donate plasma twice a week and win a two Gigabyte jump drive from BioLife Plasma Services in Marquette. Be sure to visit BioLife at www.biolifeplasma.com!

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan’s 1st Congressional District Representative, Dan Benishek, called in to The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today for a Congressional Update. The Congressman discussed the recent House Committee hearing in Washington, D.C. that featured testimony from the Marquette County Road Commission’s Jim Iwanicki about regulations […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A new program in Marquette County is combining mountain biking and building confidence and self esteem of at risk youth. Organizer Curt Hewitt and Norma Samashko, Executive Director of Child & Family Services visited The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the […]

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The “Mighty Mack” is the fourth largest suspension bridge in the world today. My first trip over the Mackinac bridge came as I moved my family from Pennsylvania to the Upper Peninsula. What a breath-taking experience! The Mackinaw bridge was officially opened on November 1, 1957 and officials say that it will last 1,000 years! […]

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The Negaunee Miners are gearing up for the first round of Regional action as they take on the Harbor Springs Rams. Wayne R. Johnson has your call here on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. Escanaba, Michigan– Negaunee loses the tip but Block Weaver swats the first shot attempt by Harbor Springs. Tyler Jandron opens up the scoring […]

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The Miners head to Westwood as they look to pick up a conference road win in the home stretch of the regular season. Heather Seppanen and Will Burns have your call on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. Westwood, Michigan– The Miners strike first as they take a 2-0 lead in the first minute of the first quarter. Kayla […]

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The Miners travel to Ishpeming as they look to complete the season sweep of the Hematites. Wayne R. Johnson has your call on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. Ishpeming, Michigan– Negaunee turns it over on an in-bounds pass as Ishpeming converts on the other end to take a 2-0 lead. The Miners respond with a basket from […]

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Mars – I like Sci-Fi. But when it’s real, it’s even better. Ok there might be alittle Hollywood here. Mars is millions of miles away. Here’s how you get there. This is a very cool 6minute video. Enjoy!

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