Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Make The Trip To Sault Ste. Marie, MI

(MARQUETTE, MI) – The summer travel season is here and many of us in Marquette County and the rest of the central Upper Peninsula are looking for ideas for getaways and fun, yet affordable, vacations. One of the options to consider is making a weekend trip to Sault Ste. Marie, MI. It’s a close by [...]
Bill Digneit, Director of Theater, Forest Roberts Theater

Forest Roberts Theatre to Debut “Beauty & the Beast” This Weekend

Marquette, Michigan - (Great Lakes Radio) - Northern Michigan University's Theater Department is proud to present their adaptation of "Beauty & the Beast," to...
Mike Coyne

Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour Coming To Marquette, MI To Benefit Bay Cliff Health...

Mike Coyne, President of the Board of Directors for Bay Cliff Health Camp, joined Walt Lindala to update listeners on the Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour that is coming to Marquette next week. He explained how the entire effort is a fundraiser for the Bay Cliff Health Camp in Big Bay and how this particular [...]
Dan Perkins, Director of Partridge Creek Farm

Partridge Creek Farm Director Dan Perkins Announces Earth Day Event

Ishpeming, Michigan - (Great Lakes Radio) - Dan Perkins, Director of Partridge Creek Farm in Ishpeming, stopped by The Sunny Morning Show to talk...

Over 55,000 Power Outages In Upper Michigan

A wide-reaching band of severe thunderstorms moving across the Upper Peninsula overnight resulted in power outages that caused several schools to be closed or delayed this morning.  Many communities across the U.P. were left without power for several hours following those storms.  According to the Upper Peninsula Power Company, over 55-thousand of their customers were [...]

109th District Representative Steve Lindberg Shares A Legislative Update With Marquette County

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – 109-th District State Representative Steve Lindberg (D-Marquette) joined Sunny 101.9 WKQS-fm’s Mark and Walt in the Morning today for an exclusive interview to give his perspective on the current legislature in Lansing. Lindberg opened up about Republican Governor Rick Snyder and his administration and how the Republican-controlled [...]

CATCHING UP WITH BART STUPAK

Former Congressman Bart Stupak called in to the program today to chat about what he’s been up to since leaving office. He talked about his current experiences at Harvard and more interacting with young people interested in the political process. He indicated that he misses a lot of being in Washington, D.C., but he is [...]
Octavio Mas-Arocas, Principal Conductor of the Marquette Symphony Orchestra

Principal Conductor Octavio Mas-Arocas Talks of the Marquette Symphony Orchestra’s Spring Concert

Marquette, Michigan - (Great Lakes Radio) - Today Marquette Symphony Orchestra Principal Conductor Octavio Mas-Arocas stopped by the studio to speak with Kelsey Reyes...

Blues For Life Cancer Benefit This Weekend In Marquette, MI

Carl Fulsher, Community Representative with the American Cancer Society, and Lorrie Hayes, Event Organizer, joined Mark Evans to talk about the upcoming Blues For Life Cancer Benefit. The event is scheduled for 5:oo pm this Saturday (May 7-th) at the Lagniappe Cajun Creole Restaurant in Downtown Marquette, MI. This event will be the 5-th annual [...]

Marquette, MI Residents Band Together To Send Message Against Domestic Violence

Graffiti encouraging domestic violence against women painted on a prominent natural landmark in Marquette, MI has residents taking action.  Late yesterday afternoon, a call was received by Phyllis Loonsfoot at the Women’s Center domestic violence shelter in Marquette about a message painted at the Picnic Rocks city park on the Lake Superior shore.  The graffiti [...]