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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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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

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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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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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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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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Gwinn ModelTowner Boys basketball (39) VS Munising Mustangs (53) on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 and simulcast on AM 1400 WQXO also GoToGwinn.com and WQXO.com

MUNISING, MICHIGAN 01/30/15- The Gwinn ModelTowners took on the Munising Mustangs in Munising’s Mustang nations’ gym. It was a tight game between the two teams. Munising was also having their homecoming this evening. Both teams played extremely well and had a nice hard game that was fun to watch. The crowd definitely sounded like they […]

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1/30/2015 Marquette, Michigan — Chris in Gladstone is this week’s winner of Pomp’s Tire Text to win on 103-FXD! Play along all next week with Eric Scott & Lisa Ravioli in the 4pm hour for your chance to win! Text the keyword to 361-WFXD that’s 361-9393. It’s a free oil change from Pomp’s Tire at […]

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Negaunee Township  – January 30, 2015  –  I just left Republic having coffee with the guys at the Corner Cafe.  And look what I found… . Troopers from the Michigan State Police Negaunee branch are out and about watching travelers and motorists. Since it was a sunny day, very light outside, I assume the State […]

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Marquette, Michigan  –  January 30, 2015  –  It’s that time of year again… The UP 200, Midnight Run and Jack Pine 30 dogsled races are back and it’s the 25th Anniversary of the UP 200! Teams from Michigan, Minnesota, Canada, and even Iowa, are competing this year in the UP 200, an Iditarod qualifier. Honor […]

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