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Every Saturday on Sunny 101.9 from 9a-10a, this show combines music, creative comedy bits, essays, as well as local, regional and other interviews, and other elements to deliver an multi-award-winning unique experience and perspective that directly appeals to listeners of this unique region we live in.

Lost stories find a place on the 8th Day. Every week we long for an extra day to fit in the things we just don't have time for.

The 8th Day radio show combines local topics, humor, entertainment, and interviews to cover stories often lost by the wayside in an era of scanned headlines and instant commentary. Join Todd Pazz to see what you're missing during the week.

Marquette, Michigan – Luke Shirock discusses the trials and tribulations of directing his first movie, the efforts of the cast, the Michigan connection, and the bumpy history of the creation of this Michigan-Made Musical Fantasy. Tommy Battles the Silver Sea Dragon is an independent musical fantasy film, scheduled to premiere on March 2nd at the […]

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Big Bay, Michigan – Now 30 years old, the Honey Bear Classic is back again in 2019. Saturday, February 9, 2019 1:00 – 4:00 pm in Big Bay, the Honey Bear Classic Ski Event will be held on the scenic Big Bay Pathway located in Big Bay, MI, 25 miles north of Marquette. This family […]

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Ishpeming, Michigan – Remedy Drive will be at the North Iron Church (910 Palms Ave, Ishpeming, MI 49849, next the Ishpeming Armory) February 10th at 6:00PM. Bring a friend or two and join us for an awesome, free, family friendly concert!  Opportunities during the service 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM, and at the special 6:00 […]

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Calument, Michigan – Kerry Younce came on the 8th Day Radio Show to talk about the Calumet Theatre performance of Red Jacket Jamboree celebration of Heikinpaiva January 26th from 7-9:15 PM. The Red Jacket Jamboree format is an “old-time radio variety show sharing stories, songs and history from Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula (Copper Country). Hosted by […]

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Curtis, Michigan – Mick of Mick’s Bait Shop (Main Street in Curtis) talked to Todd Pazz on the 8th Day Radio Show about the 4th Annual Frost Bite Pike Contest coming to South and Big Manistique Lakes January 26th, starting at 8 AM and running until final weigh-in 6 PM. 1st Place will be $500, […]

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Marquette, Michigan – After many years at Great Lakes Radio, doing jobs from writing, to shopping show, to front desk and contest coordination, Nancy is leaving. Nancy has trained in Abbie, so we now look forward to years with her. This was Abbie’s first time on the 8thday, but it was one of countless appearances […]

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Marquette, Michigan – Robert Berry came on the 8th day and shared stories and insights. Grammy nominated recording artist, song writer, producer and performing musician. As you may remember, in 2016, Keith Emerson took his own life. At that time, Keith and Robert, who were close friends for over 30 years, were working on a […]

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Ann Arbor, Michigan – December 15, 2018 – On the 8th day radio show, Dr. Michael Cherney discussed the reopening of the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History next spring, “where a new life-size model of a giant, prehistoric pterosaur has been installed in a five-story atrium at the university’s new Biological Sciences Building […]

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Marquette, Michigan – December 15th – Jalina McClain, Executive Director of the Superior Arts Youth Theater (SAYT), discussed their mission as well as the casting call for their presentation of Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical.  The theater’s mission is “to empower young people through performance arts, education and the creation of outstanding theatrical and musical […]

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Negaunee, Michigan – December 15, 2018 – Listen: Great Lakes Radio Player: ( 6 Min. mp3) Default Device Player: ( 6 Min. mp3) Official Announcement: Friday, December 14 and Saturday, December 15 for the Jingle Bell Shop! Children are invited to shop for gifts for their family members using “tickets” that can be puchased for […]

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