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Put the Country Showdown in your calendar for July 5th–this is something you won’t want to miss! This Friday, at Marquette Exchange Club’s International Food Fest in Mattson’s Lower Harbor at 1:30 p.m., singers will compete in the country’s biggest country music competition. One person will advance to the U.P. Regionals for their chance to […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – The U.P. Football All-Star Game continued its giving ways by announcing that two U.P. high school football teams will receive donations from the game this year. L’Anse and Newberry football programs will each receive one thousand dollars, which can be used for anything that benefits the football program. “When this game was […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – June 29th, 2013 – What a week! What a game! The players and coaches put the finishing touches on a full week of activities by taking the field at the Superior Dome in front of 2000 fans. The atmosphere was electric and the fans were excited to see their local U.P. players […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – Thursday afternoon the All-Star players and coaches travelled to Bay Cliff Health Camp, located in Big Bay. Bay Cliff is a non-profit therapy and wellness center for children ages 3-17, who have physical disabilities. The primary summer camp is seven weeks, and focuses on children with orthopedic, speech, vision and hearing disabilities.  […]

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Ishpeming, MI  – June 27th, 2013  -  The Great Lakes Radio and Mathews Floor Fashion $5,000 Giveaway Party at Country Lanes and Entertainment Center was a great success, despite the rainy weather! After a great meal from Mama Russo’s of brats and salads, we played Karndean BINGO! With 5 types of flooring and all the […]

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MARQUETTE, MI – Jeff Olson, Head Coach of the Division 7 Michigan State Champion Ishpeming Hematites will be the guest speaker at the All-Star Banquet on Friday evening, June 28. Coach Olson, his family and his community have been through some of the best and worst that life has to offer, all within a very […]

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(Ishpeming, Michigan) – Thursday, June 27, 2013  – Greg Pryor of Marquette, Michigan wins The Great Lakes Radio/Mathews Floor Fashions $5,000 Karndean Flooring Giveaway at the Country Village Banquet and Conference Center. To read more Click Here

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MARQUETTE, MI – The highlight of day 3 for the U.P. All-Star football players Wednesday was the Skills Challenge. Events included the Fastest Man (40 yard dash), the Strongest Man (Bench Press), Quarterback Challenge, Receiver Challenge, Punting and Field Goal Kicking. Four all-time records fell and another had someone get into the top three, so […]

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MARQUETTE, MI –  June 25th, 2013  -  Day 2 of the U.P. Football All-Star week has concluded. The second day for both teams saw them settling in to their practice routines. Practice was held once in the morning and again in the afternoon. Both teams solidified their personnel and began to implement their game plans. […]

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White Clover Drive at SIR in Neguanee Benefits Community

Marquette, MI – June 26, ’13 – The American Veterans organization, AmVets, wants to thank community donors and SIR Federal Credit Union in Negaunee for providing a great space to raise funds for those in need. The White Clover Drive set up outside SIR on Friday, June 14th and sold white clovers to benefit vets […]

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