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Enjoy The Marquette County Fair This Weekend!

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This weekend is something that only comes around only once a summer, the Marquette County Fair!  It started yesterday but there’s still a whole weekend of stuff going there.  Check out http://www.marquettecountyfair.org/ for all of their information.  I know I go to check out the animals and some of the local bands playing on Saturday.  […]

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Negaunee Miner Football getting ready for the 2011 Mid-Pen Conference Football Season

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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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Labatt Bat – Round Two

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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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Pet Shop Boys Still Running Strong After 30 Years

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Even though most people in the United States only remember the singles “What Have I Done To Deserve This?” and “West End Girls” from the 1980’s, the Pet Shop Boys are still running strong in the present day. Currently the band released their 10th album “Yes” in 2009 and are on tour with Take That […]

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Car Fans Set To Buzz The Gut in Ishpeming, MI

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MARQUETTE, MI – Great Lakes Radio News – Fans of classic cars, hot rods, muscle cars, sports cars, drifters and gearheads of all types are converging in Ishpeming this weekend for the annual Buzz The Gut car show and cruise. This year marks…

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Texaco Country Showdown at Lions Field in Marquette, MI

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08/07/2011-Marquette, MI- Musicians with a passion to sing gained a lot of support from the community at the Texaco Country Showdown at Lions Field.  With firefighters grilling out, community members playing softball, and township board members being dunked in the dunk tank, the country showdown participants entertained the crowd with their three best songs. Starting […]

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Get Out And Enjoy Some Mother Superior!

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Sometimes you just need to get away, even if it’s a 10 minute walk from your apartment.  This past weekend after getting out of work I had to find a bit of time to just stare and think. That’s where Lake Superior comes in.  It’s right next to Marquette, I don’t think you can be […]

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Marquette Man Goes International To Create Cookbooks

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MARQUETTE, MI – Great Lakes Radio News – Jason Harper, an international scholar from Marquette, MI, has been spending time in China working with students to create cookbooks that are much more than ingredient lists and cooking directions. T…

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The U.P. Regional Blood Center at Marquette General, a simple and easy way to give back to your community.

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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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Upper Michigan Farmers Asked To Join Assessment Effort

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MARQUETTE, MI – Great Lakes Radio News – The Marquette Food Co-op is looking into assessing the needs of local farmers in order to ensure a steady supply of high quality local food for consumers. The Co-op has teamed up with M-S-U Extension, The …

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