Recent Winners on WFXD Morning Show Trivia

May 31, 2008

* Dan Featherstone – May 27, 2008 – Chasin Steel CD
* Dean LaPlant – May 7, 2008 – Chasin Steel CD
* Martha Miller – May 6, 2008 – Jason Aldean CD
* Michelle – March 27, 2008 – Chasin Steel CD
* Kris Marietti – March 27, 2008 – Chasin Steel CD
* Kim – March 27, 2008 – Chasin Steel CD
* Darcy Burton – March 13, 2008 – Billy Craig CD
* Dave Raudio – March 10, 2008 – Hardee’s Combo Meal
* Jeff Lakowski – March 4, 2008 – KFC 2pc. Meal
* Holly – February 26, 2008 – Kenny Chesney Tickets
* Joe Dollar – January 2008 – Bikini Bucks Hunting Video
* Gary Narki – January 2008 – Bikini Bucks Hunting Video

Colgate Country Showdown June 14

May 31, 2008

Marquette – Great Lakes Radio is proud to sponsor the 2008 Colgate Country Showdown on Saturday, June 14 at 7 p.m. at Fatboyz Neighborhood Bar and Grill, 900 Ontario Avenue in Marquette Township.

Come enjoy the music of the best local talent around!

For more information about the Colgate Country Showdown and how to enter the competition, call Staci at 228-6800.

YMCA End of School Overnight Party

May 31, 2008

Marquette – The YMCA in Marquette will host an End of School Year Overnight Party from 11 p.m. Saturday, June 7 to 9 a.m. Sunday, June 8 for youths who have completed seventh and eighth grades.

Activities will include swimming, messy games, movies, air band competitions and karaoke. A light snack will be provided.

The cost is $30 for YMCA members and $45 for others. Space is limited. Registration deadline is Thursday, June 5.

For more information, call 227-9622.

GEAR UP Program at NMU

May 31, 2008

Marquette – Northern Michigan University will host GEAR UP (Gaining Early Access And Readiness For Undergraduate Programs), a free pre-college enrichment program for eighth and ninth graders from Wells Township School, Polaris/North Star Academy and Gwinn Middle and High schools, June 22-28.

Participants will stay in an NMU residence hall, with meals and snacks provided. NMU students will serve as round-the-clock chaperones.

The program is designed to get students thinking about college and help them realize how accessible higher education is for them.

Applications are available online or from school guidance counselors. Registration deadline is June 13.

For more information, call the NMU multicultural education and resources center at 227-1554 or visit www.nmu.edu/merc.

Blood Drive June 6

May 31, 2008

Marquette – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General Health System, will conduct a Bloodmobile blood drive on Friday, June 6 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Norlite Nursing Home.

For an appointment, call Trina Johnson at 228-9252.

,p>The Regional Blood Center serves 13 U.P. hospitals.

Blood Drive June 5

May 31, 2008

Trenary – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General Health System, will conduct a blood drive on Thursday, June 5 from 3 to 6:45 p.m. at the Trenary Community Building.

For an appointment, call Laurie Ellis at 446-3517.

,p>The Regional Blood Center serves 13 U.P. hospitals.

Vietnam Veterans Michigan Moving Wall in Negaunee June 10-12

May 31, 2008

Negaunee – Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 154 will have the Michigan Moving Wall on display June 10 through 12 at the Negaunee Township Hall.

The Michigan Moving Wall is a memorial to the men and women from Michigan who lost their lives in the Vietnam War.

Flag Day Service June 14

May 31, 2008

Marquette – The American Legion, Richard M. Jopling Post #44 will hold Flag Day Services on Saturday, June 14 at 6 p.m. at the Post, 700 W. Bluff Street in Marquette.

All members of Post 44 and the Marquette Community are welcome to attend.

Anyone who has a flag that is damaged or unserviceable is asked to bring it to the Post. Flags can be dropped off at the Post prior to the event if you cannot attend the service.

Christian Women’s Connection Brunch June 12

May 31, 2008

Marquette – The Christian Women's Connection will meet for brunch on Thursday, June 12 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Marquette Holiday Inn.

The theme this month is “Highways and Byways.”

Special music will be provided by Jerry and Nancy Anderson. Nancee Willemsen will speak on “How to Handle Life Before Life Handles You.”

The cost of the brunch is $8. For reservations, call Dorothy at 486-9464.

OUTDOOR MINUTE – Fly Fishing Update

May 30, 2008

Gallery ThumbnailDry fly activity is “On Like Donkey Kong”. Finally some dry fly fishing success last night and it should get better and better this weekend.
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