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Republic – October, 2011 -  It’s just before winter, and U.P. animals are trying to pack on a few extra pounds. And this picture depicts two of the greatest qualities in life as  Patience and Wisdom.

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Negaunee – I woke up this morning…got out of bed…brewed a fresh pot of coffee, and stepped out onto my deck. As I stepped out, I breathed in the fresh cool air and saw this beautiful sunrise. I pulled out my smartphone and snapped a picture but then quickly put it away. I sat on […]

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Local Musicians “Band” Together Raising Money For Westwood

Ishpeming – 10/10/2010 – A call for unification went out among the members of the Wednesday Night Music Club one month ago. Westwood High School’s Music Department was in need of financial assistance to help keep their program going. Paul Heinonen of Ishpeming rallied the musicians to present a night of music at the Westwood […]

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10 Days After The Upper Peninsula Hurricane Toivo Ripped Through

Marquette – A listener text-ed in on Thursday evening September 29 at 9pm that the weather channel was calling our U.P. storm Hurricane Toivo. It did storm through the Upper Peninsula a week ago Thursday evening September 29 and 30th. Hundreds of trees came down. Power was out for thousands. www.markandwalt.com were all over the […]

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Crazyness At The Bowling Alley

Ishpeming – Even though its 76 degees outside tonight, the 6th of October Rec Depot Giveaway is a huge success. Great Lakes Radio Inc. makes a big splash with hundreds of listeners at our party. Mama Russos is serving delicious Cudigi bits, Lasgna and their homemade salads. Country Lanes staff is running their feet off […]

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How To Save 40% to 50% in Marquette or Marquette County

Marquette – Wednesday 11am October 5, 2011 -  How can you get Pizzas at 40% off? How do you get oil changes for $10 or $15 off? How can you get $50o of new tires for $399? I’ve been doing the local Shopping Show for 13 years now saving people millions of dollars over that […]

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Ishpeming – 10/5/11 – Can you feel the roar of the crowd as you view this picture?  A portion of the fans have just gotten a fresh cup of coffee, or dark rich hot cocoa, and dozens of bags of freshly popped  Booster pop corn aroma spreads out among the fans in the stands… TOUCHDOWN! […]

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Side Line Photo Off Smart Phone to sports@wrup.com

Ishpmeing – Thanks to Mattie Nylund for being on the sidelines, snapping this photo, and sending it right into the radio station at sports@wrup.com.  WFXD The Country Extreme also accepts your sports photos of any team or sports to be a feature on wfxd.com.  Simply click a picture on your smart phones & send your […]

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Pioneer Square Loses Its Face Brick at 7pm Thursday Evening During Revelations on Revelation

Ishpeming – September 29, 2011- The storm raged downtown Ishpeming as Pastor Paddy Palomaki was teaching with passion on the 4th chapter of Revelation. 20 wide eyed students of the Bible gathered with Paddy and his wife Gale at their home, while Gale type winds rushed downtown. Nevertheless, Pastor Paddy was going 60 miles an […]

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Deer Lake Road Is Closed And Impassable For Hours Last Night

Marquette – Hurricane Toivo storms through the Upper Peninsula Thursday evening. Hundreds of trees are downed. Power is out for thousands. www.markandwalt.com were all over the outages and they posted them for review. The stations phone rang off the hook this morning with numerous listeners calling thanking us for covering the news as it happened. […]

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