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Escanaba, MI – September 18, 2014 – Derek Parker of Skandia has a full time job. As owner and employee of All Season Garden Supply in Escanaba, he also has a full time hobby, walleye fishing. Some may call it a hobby, others that fish know it can be a full time job. After all, […]

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Marquette, Mi – Thursday September 18, 2014 – How Big Is The Problem? The NFL is making more headlines off the field than on the field recently.  From knockout punches on women to child abuse, there seem to be new charges daily.  Nobody condones violence against others (especially those most vulnerable) and one must wonder […]

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Marquette, MI – Wednesday September 17, 2014 – Was the New Contract Worth the Wait? After working an entire year without a contract, Marquette Teachers have a new contract in effect.  While most people are happy with the new deal, some are concerned that all funding is not tied to student count (the key factor […]

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Marquette, MI – Tuesday September 16, 2014 – Democrat Governor’s Association Will Say ANYTHING to Win – Even Lie Some believe it is acceptable to lie about your enemies to win an election.  That has been practiced on both sides of the political aisle, but so far… this year… democrats have raised Lying to an […]

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“Our boosters rock!” says Rob Soyring, the athletic director at the Gwinn Area Community Schools. To date, the All-Sports Boosters have raised $48,000 this summer/fall with their business campaign. On Tuesday, September 16th, the Gwinn Area Community Schools will hold their first indoor home event to show off their brand new scorer’s table and enhanced […]

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Marquette, MI  – Monday September 15 2014 – Star Spangled Banner turns 200 I can’t imagine there is anyone who has not heard our National Anthem “The Star Spangled Banner”.  Played before most sporting events, many have also sung the song.  I hope when you hear the song, you join the chorus with hat removed […]

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Gwinn ModelTowner Football (28) VS Manistique Emeralds (33) on 103-FXD and GoToGwinn.com 9/12/2014

9/12/2014 Gwinn, Michigan- It was a great night for our Gwinn ModelTowners to be playing against the Manistique Emeralds on the ModelTowners home turf.  Our Gwinn team really showed their strength and fighting spirit in this third game of the season. This night was definitely filled with determination in both teams as they played their hardest […]

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Marquette, MI – September 12, 2014 – Eat free pancakes and support a great cause! Stop into Marquette Perkins on Thursday, September 25th for a FREE short stack of delicious Perkins pancakes! Marquette Perkins is participating in Give Kids The World Pancake Day. Free Pancake Day is Perkins’ way of freeing you up to donate […]

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A few weeks ago, there was some heavy equipment on Third Street in Marquette as the Beacon House needed to have their windows and A/C units repaired. Midway Rentals & Sales graciously donated scissor and boom lifts for use by Closner Construction to repair the Beacon House of Marquette. Mary Tavernini Dowling, CEO of the […]

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Marquette, MI – September 11, 2014 – The past couple days have been cold and rainy and just plain yucky. All I’ve wanted to do lately is curl up under a nice wool blanket with a big bowl of hot, tasty soup and a good book. Unfortunately, I had to leave my blanket and book […]

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