Monday, September 27, 2021

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Downtown Ishpeming Features A Festival Of Treasures

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The official kickoff to the Fourth of July Weekend in Ishpeming is being held tomorrow in the downtown area. The Annual “Festival Of Treasures” will be held in Downtown Ishpeming from 10 am to 4 pm. This annual event showcases the downtown merchants and their wares and [...]

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 [...]

Michigan Masonic Charitable Foundation Visits Marquette County

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Representatives with the Michigan Masonic Charitable Foundation stopped in recently at the WKQS studios to talk about their efforts to provide a broad array of charitable programs to better serve fellow Masons, their families, and the communities in which they live. Communications Manager Rikka Bos and Executive [...]

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 [...]

Marquette Junior Hockey Looks To The Golf Course To Score A Goal

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Hockey fans who golf can channel their inner Happy Gilmore this weekend and help out Marquette Junior Hockey by hitting the links. The 13-th Annual Marquette Junior Hockey Golf Outing is being held this Saturday at the Marquette Golf and Country Club. Several teams will have the [...]

U.P. Football All-Star Game Comes To Marquette County

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – It’s time once again for an annual tradition in Marquette County that gives area high school football players who have just graduated one last chance to show their skills. The U.P. Football All-Star Game is set for this Saturday at the Superior Dome on the campus of [...]

Presenting A Check To Benefit Willow Farms

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The 10-th Annual Great Lakes Radio/Flanigan’s Bar/BioLife Plasma Charity Golf Outing was held recently here in Marquette County. Today, we had the opportunity to follow through with a check presentation to this year’s recipient, the Willow Farms Therapeutic Riding Program in Harvey, MI. Great Lakes Radio Sales [...]

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 [...]

A Marquette Business Joins Together With The Band

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A recent interview with Debra Nance with the Marquette Area Fourth of July Committee revealed that there was going to be no marching bands in this year’s Fourth of July parade in Marquette. This was due to the fact that the Fourth of July Committee did not [...]

Marquette County Hits The Ground Running To Fight Cancer

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The time has come again for the annual Marquette County Relay For Life. This annual event, put on by the American Cancer Society, is scheduled for this weekend at the Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming. Carl Fulsher, Community Representative for ACS, joined Mark and Walt in [...]