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Possible Winter Storm This Weekend Could Keep Elmer Aho Home Saturday Night

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2/5/2015 Marquette, Michigan USA — Marquette County could finally be in the run for a BIG winter storm this weekend! At this point, it’s too early to tell when the winter storm could hit and just how much snow Marquette County could receive. Right now, reports are showing that parts of Marquette County could receive […]

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So You Want to Tour With Brad Paisley?

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Ah, the life of a country music artist! Being an opening act on the road has advantages – exposure to a wider fan base, increase in tour dates, PRANKS! Oh, yeah! In between shows, there is plenty of time to think of ways to have fun at your opening act’s expense – Brad Paisley knows […]

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Go to the UP Whitetails Fundraising Banquet with two free tickets from Midway Rentals and Sales! Three ways to win: 1) Email “Giveaway” to 2) Like Midway Rentals and Sales on Facebook Find this flier Comment with your and a friend’s name 3) Register at the front desk of Midway Rentals and Sales   Find […]

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Gwinn ModelTowner Girls basketball (37) VS Ishpeming Hematites (38) on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 and GoToGwinn.com

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GWINN, MICHIGAN 02/04/2015-  The Gwinn ModelTowner Girls basketball team took on the Ishpeming Hematites this Wednesday night in Gwinn. This game sure was a close one! Throughout the whole time, both teams were either gaining a couple and taking the lead or tying each other. These two teams were phenomenal tonight. Mike Plourde and Bob […]

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So, Where’s the Snow??

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2/4/2015 Marquette, Michigan — I normally don’t ask such a question! It’s a ridiculous question, too. Lately, I’ve been wondering why most of the snow storms across the midwest have been missing Marquette County? What gives? Chicago and Milwaukee just got hammered with nearly a foot of snow. The Copper Country and parts of Alger […]

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Going Down U.S. 41 and Running Out of Bug Juice, Part 1

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2/3/2015 Marquette, Michigan — Have you ever run out of bug juice (windshield wash) at the WORST time when running down U.S. 41 between Ishpeming and Marquette!? Well, just my luck. Today, while driving to work this morning, the bug juice just happened to run out at the worst time. I had a logging truck […]

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Gwinn ModelTowner Girls basketball (53) VS Manistique Emeralds (26) on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 and GoToGwinn.com

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Gwinn ModelTowner Girls basketball (53) VS Manistique Emeralds (26) on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 and GoToGwinn.com

GWINN, MICHIGAN 02/02/2015- The Gwinn ModelTowner Girls basketball took on the Manistique Emeralds this Monday night. Guest commentator Mike James brought you all of the in-game action on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 and GoToGwinn.com. The Modeltowners started the game on fire, going on a 12 point run after an early 4-4 tie, and going into […]

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What’s Happened to the Copper Country Mall?!

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2/2/2015 Houghton, Michigan — I spent a majority of my weekend in the Copper Country with a buddy of mine that lives in Hancock. We usually eat out at our favorite restaurants (there’s plenty of them in the Copper Country) maybe pick up a few brews, and enjoy a night out on the town. This […]

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Grandson Makes His Way to Varsity Ice Hockey

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My grandson, Graham Franti, has been playing ice hockey ever since he began skating and gradually developed a love for the game as he grew up developed his game skills. He is a junior this year at Calumet High School, playing defense for the junior varsity Ice Kings. An opportunity presented itself to this young […]

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Time Travel Tonight on American Country Gold: Previous Show from February 22nd, 2014

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1/31/2015 Marquette, Michigan USA — Tonight on American Country Gold we will bring you a previous show from February 22nd, 2014 on 103-FXD and on your smartphone at WFXD.com. Elmer’s not quite up for hosting the show LIVE tonight, so we’ll travel back in time this evening from 7pm to Midnight. Elmer apologizes for not […]

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