Tuesday, July 16, 2019


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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...

The Marquette Area Gets Ready For The Fourth Of July

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Debra Nance with the Marquette Area Fourth of July Committee joined Sunny 101.9′s Mark and Walt in the Morning today to give an update about the planned festivities for the Fourth of July in the Marquette area. Previously, when Nance was on the program a few weeks [...]

Marquette County YMCA Hosting Teal Lake Triathalon

(MARQUETTE, MI) – The annual Marquette County tradition of running, biking and swimming to support the “Y” is coming soon. Jenna Zdunek from the YMCA of Marquette County joined Mark and Walt in the Morning to preview this special event. The “Y” is hosting the Fourth Teal Lake Triathalon on July 16-th. The annual event [...]

U.S. Senator Carl Levin On Oil Company Tax Breaks

(MARQUETTE, MI) – Upper Michigan heard from U.S. Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) on WKQS-FM’s Mark and Walt in the Morning today. Michigan’s senior U.S. Senator called in from Washington, D.C. to weigh in with his perspectives on the failure of the Senate bill calling on the revoking of tax breaks for the five largest oil [...]
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...

The City Of Marquette Is Looking For Your Help

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette’s Presque Isle Park is currently competing online to win the 2011 “This Place Matters Community Challenge.” The city is currently ranked in the top 30 of 100. Each person is only allowed to vote once throughout the Challenge, and voting ends on June [...]

Upper Michigan Congressman Dan Benishek Weighs In On The Debt Ceiling Debate

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Upper Michigan Congressman Dan Benishek joined Sunny 101.9′s Mark & Walt in the Morning today for an exclusive interview discussing the current debate over raising the debt ceiling going...

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, [...]

Marquette Township Hosting A National “Day” Out Event

MARQUETTE, MI – Great Lakes Radio News – A popular event designed to get neighbors and community members acquainted with their law enforcement, fire and rescue personnel is coming up this Saturday in Marquette. The Marquette Township Fire D...


Pastor Dave Van Kley from Messiah Lutheran Church in Marquette visited the Sunny Studios to discuss what church has in store for the approaching Easter holiday and corresponding days of reverence on the christian calendar.  Pastor Van Kley outlined several services and activities being hosted by Messiah Lutheran and invited all who wish to join [...]