Friday, July 23, 2021

Upper Michigan Non-Profit Conference Coming This Fall In Marquette, MI

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)- The Great Lakes Center for Youth Development is hosting their annual U.P. Nonprofit Conference once again this fall, and Paul Olson, from the GLCYD, joined SUNNY 101.9′ s Mark and Walt in the Mornin...

MI Lt. Governor Brian Calley Chats With Great Lakes Radio

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) -Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley sat down with Great Lakes Radio News Director Walt Lindala to talk about his tour of the Upper Peninsula, the plans for getting Michigan back on it’s econom...

The Marquette Area Public Schools Education Foundation Stays Cool And Raises Funds

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Supporters of the Marquette Area Public Schools Education Foundation have a great opportunity during this extended heat wave to stay cool and help out the Foundation. This Sunday, a benefit for the...

Marquette County YMCA Update

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Lisa Coombs-Gerou, Executive Director of the Marquette County YMCA, joined Sunny 101.9′s Mark and Walt in the Morning to prove that the “Y” ain’t what it used to be! She tol...

Marquette Township Hosting A Special Community Day

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette Township officials are planning a special day focusing on recent upgrades at one of the township’s most popular ballfields as well as other activities. LeAnne Kachmarsky, chair of t...

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...

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 [...]

Marquette County Youth Can Receive Sports Physicals Through New Program In Negaunee

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Bonnie Kilpela with the Marquette General Family Medicine Negaunee clinic joined Sunny 101.9′s Mark and Walt in the Morning today to discuss a special program being held next week. The Sports Physical Clinic is being held on Monday, July 18-th at the Negaunee office from 5pm to [...]

Pioneer Days Are Underway In Negaunee, MI

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The annual summertime blast known as Pioneer Days is underway in Negaunee, MI. This week-long event features a wide array of community-based activities ranging from an alumni softball tournament to a parade and fireworks. Kimme Peterson, President of the Negaunee Irontown Association, joined Walt Lindala this morning [...]

YMCA Of Marquette County Checks In

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Lisa Coombs-Gerou, Executive Director of the YMCA of Marquette County joined Walt Lindala this morning to discuss the latest happenings at the “Y”. Several items were discussed, including new support from the Snyder administration for youth programs as well as the ongoing summertime programs and the upcoming [...]