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Oscar Ratings Up This Year!

The ratings for this year’s Oscars telecast were even better than the Nielsen Company initially thought. Nielsen says 43.7 million people tuned in to ABC on Sunday night for the award show — 700 thousand more than previously estimated. It ranks as the most-watched Oscars telecast since 2000. Ellen DeGeneres hosted the show, at which […]

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Marquette, Michigan — Jake Owen “Beachin’” is your new music add and song of the day for this Wednesday on 103-FXD. Jake Owen “Beachin’” is a powerful new song from Jake and can be heard today on 103-FXD. It’s always new music you should know on 103-FXD. Be sure to check out the official website […]

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3/4/2014 Escanaba, Michigan — 103-FXD 92.7 WRUP & SIR Federal Credit Union support Agriculture and all those in the U.P. that grow things for all of us to eat. We support the Farm Bureau’s membership drive this Saturday in Escanaba, Michigan. Stop by Tractor Supply from 11a to 1p for our live broadcast with Major […]

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Happy FAT Tuesday!

Marquette, MI – March 4, 2014 – Mardi Gras – A Short Lesson I was quite old when I first understood what Mardi Gras was all about.  It was quite a while before I ever made the connection between Mardi Gras and Ash Wednesday!  I guess what I’m saying is … for a long time […]

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Negaunee  –  March 1, 2014  – SIRFCU is involved in our community like no other financial institution. Today SIRFCU is supporting our local farm bureau and all they do for members. The two Saturday membership drives started in Marquette and will end in Escanaba.   Farm Bureau UP membership drive kicked off  Saturday the 1st at […]

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Taylor Swift Gets Restraining Order Against Man Who Believes He’s Married to Her!

Taylor Swift has obtained a temporary restraining order against a man who claims to be her husband. In court documents obtained by TMZ, Swift claims Timothy Sweet has been harassing her with a barrage of letters, emails and social media posts since January 2011. According to Swift’s legal documents, one of Sweet’s messages reads, “My […]

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Marquette, Michigan  –  March 3, 2014  –  Your wife does so much all year round for you and your family. Why not make Spring Cleaning a little easier on her this spring with some help from Norway Springs Home Filtration Service? Hard water stains are ugly and it takes a lot of scrubbing to get them […]

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3/3/2014 Marquette, Michigan — You never know who you’re going to bump into in the checkout line! It’s always nice to engage in conversation with the customer. One cashier at a Wal-Mart in Nashville, Tennessee had the opportunity to do just that… she got a chance to meet Eric Paslay while purchasing his own album […]

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Oscar Night enjoyed by “Some”

Marquette, MI – March 3, 2014 – Mixed Reviews on Oscar Night Ellen Degeneres Hosted a rather mild Oscar Night – which was enjoyed by some – including me!  There are complaints that it wasn’t glamorous enough by some people, but I liked Ellen’s home-spun interaction with the crowd.  There were no big production pieces […]

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Gravity Wins Seven Trophies, but 12 Years a Slave Takes Best Picture at 86th Academy Awards

The outer-space drama Gravity won a leading seven Oscars at the 86th annual Academy Awards Sunday night in Los Angeles, but it was brought down to earth by 12 Years a Slave, which took home the night’s most prestigious award: Best Picture. Going into the race, Gravity and 12 Years a Slave were the two […]

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