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Early Jazz Band’s Music Featured in Local Concert

Marquette – 10/28/2011- The Original Dixieland Jazz Band, who billed themselves “The Creators of Jazz”, have long been been dismissed as the White guys who copied African-American music, and called it their own. There is a lot of truth to that statement, but on the other hand, The Original Dixieland Jazz Band’s recordings still hold […]

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Enjoy Films/Documentaries at the Michigan Iron Industry Museum this weekend! The Museum will present: “Lumberjack Life: U.P. Days of Yore”. Negaunee, Michigan — It’s going to be a great weekend to be indoors in Marquette County. In Western Marquette County the Michigan Iron Industry Museum in Negaunee will host a Sunday Matinee movie series titled “Lumberjack […]

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Local Jazz Combo to Feature Look at Early Jazz Music

Marquette- 10/27/2011 -Dr. Mark Flaherty and the NMU “Faculty and Friends” Jazz Combo for a concert featuring early jazz music at the Peter White Public Library on Tuesday, November 8 at 7:00 pm in the library’s community room.   This concert, presented in conjunction with the Great Michigan Read, will feature classic repertoire as recorded […]

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Marquette, MI- November is diabetes awareness month.  About 23,000 people in the Upper Peninsula have diabetes, which is more than the population of the city of Marquette. One-third of those people with diabetes are undiagnosed.  Damage is being done to blood vessels and kidneys while they go untreated and sugar levels go uncontrolled. Many people […]

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The Stagecoach Festival held in California has finally announced the 2012 lineup for this event.  This will be the 60th year this festival has been held at the Empire Polo fields.  Three stages will be covered with a wealth of great country music to bluegrass and blues. This year, the event will be three days […]

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The Munising Mustangs take on the St. Ignace Saints! Listen for all the action on 103.3 The Country Extreme in Marquette. Munising, Michigan — What an exciting weekend of High School Football Playoff Action as the Munising Mustangs travel to St. Ignace this Saturday afternoon and face the St. Ignace Saints! In Division 8 Football action […]

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10-26-2011 Blake Shelton and Hunter Hayes headline the November 17th Coca-Cola Family Racing Concert in Miami Beach. The free two-day festival at Lummus Park precedes Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead/Miami Speedway and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Ford 400 on November 20th. Hunter Hayes’ recent debut album premiered on Billboard’s Top 10 country chart. Blake Shelton […]

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Flat Broke Blues Band Featured On Local Artist Show — Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Flat Broke Blues Band is Mark, Walt, Lorrie, Mike, and Jim. The Local Artist Show is a Celebration of Local Artists across Marquette County and Upper Michigan. Listen to tonight’s show HERE. Ishpeming, Michigan – The sounds of Blues came through loud and clear from the Roosevelt Cultural Center in Downtown Ishpeming as Walt Lindala’s […]

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Marquette, MI – The Beacon House is raffling four pairs of Skybox tickets at Lambeau Field for the New Year’s Day Packers v. Lions game to raise money for operational funds. Four raffle winners and their guests will be treated to this once-in-a-lifetime event watching the last game of the regular season for the Packers […]

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Marquette, MI – Businesses along the Third Street Village and downtown Marquette are inviting community members to Trick or Treat on Saturday, October 29 from 2pm-5pm. Businesses displaying orange “Trick-or-Treaters Welcome Here!” posters will be participating in this fun community event. Downtown Marquette and Third Street Village business community is very pleased to provide a […]

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