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Upper Peninsula, MI – Upper Michigan country music fans will get a chance to see the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band on October 1st in Calumet. The concert takes place at the Calumet Theatre at 7:30pm. My wife told me “you and me goin’ fishing in the dark” on that day. See you guys in Calumet!

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August 15, 2011 – Jerrod Niemann has been writing music for the past decade, and he has seen a lot of success. Ten years later, in 2010 he finally made a name for himself with his singing career.  ‘Lover, Lover’ was his first number one single.  His sweet soulful sound on his number one album, […]

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Bomshel consists of Idaho native Kristy Osmonson (known as Kristy O.) on fiddle and vocals and Michigan-born Kelley Shepard on guitar and vocals. Osmonson initially formed Bomshel with Kentucky native Buffy Lawson on lead vocals. Signed to Curb Records, they charted their first single, “Country Music Love Song,” in 2006. Another single that charted, “The […]

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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder joined Great Lakes Radio WKQS-FM Morning Team of Mark & Walt in the Morning to discuss a wide variety of matters, from the state of affairs in the State of Michigan, to efforts to recall Governor Snyder from Office, to the repeal of the Michigan Motorcycle Helmet Law. When asked about […]

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Tragedy struck over the weekend while Indiana State Fair attendees were waiting for Sugarland to get on stage. A storm generated strong gusts of wind that caused the stage to collapse into the crowd, killing five and injuring at least 40 others. The fair reopened with a memorial service to mourn the lives lost in […]

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Katie Armiger is one of the most successful and influental country women of our time. Starting out at 16 she was stated as having, “Distinctive vocal talent with an unforgettable array of powerful and brilliant songs.”  (KatieArmiger.com) She has quickly progressed into a country song powerhouse taking over the hearts of men and women all […]

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Copper Harbor, a Small Town Full of Adventure

Copper Harbor- August 15, 2011 -  Traveling up US 41 towards Copper Harbor, MI there is nothing but, trees, creeks, a few pasty shops, and more trees.  But, past all of the greenery is a small town with a lot of variety for exploring.  Lodging during the summer months in Copper Harbor in the surrounding […]

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08/15/2011- The season 10 American Idol winner, Scotty McCreery, has not had much time off the last few months.  Adjusting to life on the road and becoming an instant celebrity has been challenging for this 17 year old.  Along with traveling with the American Idol Live! Tour, he is working on his debut album. His […]

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Marquette County, MI – 08-13-11 – Roaring engines and flying mud kept eyes glued to the watered-down track at the UP Mud Drags that took place Saturday, August 13th in Sands Township at the Marquette County Fair. Racers pleased the crowd with a fantastic display of horsepower while keeping their trucks lined up on the […]

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Marquette, MI- August 14, 2011 – A media tour of Michigan’s Eastern Upper Peninsula begins on Sunday.  Travel writers will explore diverse tourism opportunities offered in what most like to call,  God’s Country.  Positive media coverage generated from this trip will be used in a variety of travel and lifestyle publications. Twenty-five travel writers represent […]

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