Thursday, December 12, 2019

Interviews

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The Shrine Circus Comes To Marquette

Bruce Lawry of Negaunee, a long time listener and Ahmed Shriner called in to the Mark and Walt in the Morning Show to tell folks about the Shrine Circus coming to the Lakeview Arena in Marquette next week on Monday and Tuesday. He also told us about another Ahmed Shriner event that starts on Friday, [...]

Hitting The Links In Marquette County For A Good Cause

(MARQUETTE, MI) – Golfers looking for a fun and laid back golf outing for a good cause need to look no further.  The 10th annual Flanigan’s/Great Lakes Radio/Biolife Plasma Services golf outing is coming next weekend.  This event puts the “fun” in Fund raising and is being held at Gentz Homestead Golf Course in Chocolay [...]

ANNE FRANK COMES TO MARQUETTE, MI

Jeff Spencer, the director, and Paige Graham, the lead actor of the Marquette Senior High School Theater production of “The Diary of Anne Frank” stopped in this morning to discuss the production of this familiar and challenging story. The pair discussed the challenges of doing a production of a story that is well-known over generations [...]

It’s Summer In Marquette County! Cookieman Is Here!

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – For the last 25 years, Little Lake, MI has come alive with motorcycles, music and fun every July for the kids at Bay Cliff Health Camp in Big Bay, MI. This year is no different. The legendary Cookieman joined Sunny 101.9′s Mark and Walt in the Morning [...]

Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry Drops Lawsuit Against Mackinac Island

(MARQUETTE) – Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry has dismissed its lawsuit against the City of Mackinac Island and their complaint with the Michigan Public Service Commission. Shepler’s launched a lawsuit against the city and a competing ferry company, which was formed when two other ferry companies joined together to form one large operation. Shepler’s legal challenge [...]
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CHICKEN TO OVERTAKE MARQUETTE, MI

(MARQUETTE, MI) – An annual sign of summer has arrived in Marquette, MI. It’s time again for the Kiwanis Chicken Barbeque at Lakeview Arena. This community event is favorite for all ages and is a sure signal that summer is back in Upper Michigan. Mike Morgan, Vice President of the Kiwanis Club of Marquette, stopped [...]

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 [...]
Kellie Joki, Organizer of Black Saturday, The Sunny Morning Show

Local Small Businesses Band Together for New Event, “Black Saturday”

Ishpeming, MI - (Great Lakes Radio News) - Local small businesses and entrepreneurs are coming together to take part in a new event called...

Y Wednesday Update With The YMCA Of Marquette County

MARQUETTE, MI (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County has recently been found to be the most obese county in Michigan. That’s according to a statistics in Michigan’s Behavioral Risk Factor Survey. Data shows that Marquette County residents are not simply overweight, but they are considered obese. They also do not eat well and they [...]

Annual Event Promises Unprecedented Access To The Soo Locks

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A Michigan landmark will open its doors to the public, when the Soo Locks hosts its annual open house, known as Soo Locks Engineer’s Day, tomorrow in Sault St. Marie, MI. The day celebrates the engineers who built the locks, the men and women who have worked [...]