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Twice as Nice!

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This week, we will have TWO winners in Toramina’s Tuesday Trivia. To have a chance to win a deep dish pizza, you must know the answer to this question: What is Michigan’s state reptile? If you know, give us a call before 4pm at 906-227-8888. If you have the correct answer, you will be entered […]

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Little Big Town Making Hit’s for TV!

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Little Big Town has made it a habit of writing hits for us on the radio. This time, they are hoping to do the same thing for TV! ABC’s new show Good Afternoon America needed a theme song, so they called in Little Big Town to get it done. The song they co-wrote is called […]

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15 Seconds of Thunder!

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We here in the U.P. sometimes complain about the quality of our fireworks displays. Either we don’t have the budget that our friends in the big city have, or like this year, the weather causes havoc. Well, we are not alone this time! San Diego’s fireworks display this year was shorter than any here in […]

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Fireworks Confusion

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Independence Day weather reared an ugly head and caused the cancellation of most fireworks displays in the central U.P. Thunderstorms began hitting the area a couple hours before sunset, and the cancellations began. All except for Marquette, however. Even with lightning in the area and a mass exodus of soaked patrons, the organizers of the […]

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Happy Independence Day from Toarmina’s!

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This weeks Toarmina’s Tuesday contest will not take place, due to the fact that our studios and office are closed on Wednesday. Don’t despair though, next week the contest will be even bigger, and I promise a REALLY easy question to make it up to you!

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U.P. Independence Day Festivities

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With July 4th falling on a Wednesday this year, you may find it difficult to find out when your favorite activities are taking place. Well, rest assured, if it is happening here in Upper Michigan, chances are we have all the details listed on our WFXD Calendar page! Click the Calendar link on the main […]

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Congratulations Eric Young!

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This week’s Toarmina’s Tuesday winner is Eric Young of Marquette. Eric knew that only Alaska has more shoreline than Michigan. Be sure to tune in on Tuesday afternoons for your chance to win a great tasting deep dish pizza from Toarmina’s!  

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It has served the City of Ishpeming proudly for 100 years, but according to the local firefighters, it’s time has passed. During  the recent special meeting of the Ishpeming City Council, City Manager Jared Ottenwess presented evidence showing that it is time for a new fire hall. The current condition of the building is structurally […]

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Time to win a Pizza!

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This week’s Toarmina’s Tuesday question is a pretty easy one for any REAL Yooper! How long, to the nearest mile, is the Mackinac Bridge? See, I told ya it was easy! If you know the answer, give us a call at 227-8888 before 4pm, and you will have a chance to win some of the […]

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More Territory for Deer Hunters!

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Hunters will have a little more territory to hunt for antlerless deer this fall as the Natural Resources Commission (NRC) opened a few more deer management units (DMUs) in the Upper Peninsula and Northern Lower Peninsula at its regular monthly meeting Thursday in Lansing. Newly opened DMUs reflect increased deer populations in those areas, explained […]

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