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Marquette, MI- August 26, 2011 – Girl Scout Troop 5101 of Harvey is raising money at the Rotary Seafood Festival in Marquette.  They are asking for a $5 donation to park right next to the entrance of the festival on the corner of Washington Avenue and Lake Shore Drive by the bell town in Marquette. […]

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Negaunee, MI – August 26, 2011 – M-35 east of Negaunee is scheduled to be closed Monday, August 29th through Tuesday, August 30th for railroad repairs.  The Lake Superior and Ishpeming Railroad is replacing one of its crossings on M-35 located south of County Road 492 and north of County Road 480. Traffic will be […]

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Thursday Night Summer Concert Series Features Artists Of All Ages

Ishpeming – 08/26/2011 – Main Street in Ishpeming resounded with music from all ages as the Wednesday Night Music Club closed out the Thursday Night Summer Concert Series for music listeners. The two hour presentation started of with the youngest performer opening the show. 10 year old, Ben Gronvall with his Dad, Kurt on acoustic […]

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Ski Club Receives Local Donation From Business Association

Ishpeming -08/25/2011 – The final Thursday Night Summer Concert Series held a special presentation from Charlie Anderson, Chairman of the Ishpeming Business Association. Bob Henderson of the Ski Club received a check of $686 from the Business Association. Elaine’s Place and  Congress Pizza were the first and second place businesses generating money for the Business […]

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SOUTHERN HOME SECURITY SYSTEM (Who needs ADT?)

  1. Buy a pair of size 14-16 work boots. 2. Put them on front porch with a copy of Guns & Ammo. 3. Put some giant dog dishes next to boots & magazines. 4. Leave note on your door: “Bubba: Me & Bertha went for more ammo & beer. Back soon. Don’t mess with […]

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The Dirt Drifters are giving away 30,000 copies of their debut album, This Is My Blood,” at all of the their shows on their tour that started August 9th. These guys surely do know the way to a music lovers heart! The band is very proud of their latest album and assure fans that this […]

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Another Edition of The Local Artist Show welcomed Local Band DRIVE to the Roosevelt Cultural Center in Downtown Ishpeming for an hour of great music on 103.3 The Country Extreme and Streaming Live on WFXD.com. DRIVE is:  Warren MacDonald – Drums & Vocals John Letts – Bass Dano Keller – Guitar & Vocals Steve Leuthold […]

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Upper Peninsula in 3D from Then to Now

Negaunee, MI – August 23, 2011 -The Upper Peninsula in 3D wrapped up the August series of the “Afternoons at the Museum” lineup at the Iron Industry Museum.  This event was presented by photographer, Don Balmer.  He is a retired school teacher for Marquette Area Public Schools with an interest in 3-dimensional photography. Balmer showed […]

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Troy Olsen, Off To An Impressive Start

August 23, 2011- Troy Olsen‘s music paints pictures of deserts, tumbleweeds, and small towns because he grew up as an American cowboy on a ranch in Arizona.  He has become a well-known favorite in Arizona and New Mexico. Since a child he has always been obsessed with country music.  He begged for his first guitar […]

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Texaco Country Showdown in Palmer Michigan

Palmer, MI – August 23, 2011 – The Texaco Country Showdown in Palmer, Michigan was apart of Palmer’s annual Heritage Days.  The fire department was drilling out food for community members.  There was a parade through town and a car show.  Many members of the community showed up at Kid’s Park in Palmer to enjoy […]

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