Part Time Board-Op and Producer Needed

November 6, 2017

Employer: Great Lakes Radio, Inc., an Equal Opportunity Employer

Location: Marquette, Michigan – Unless you are willing to move, please realize we are not looking for anyone who isn’t local. Because of the board-op section of this job, we absolutely need someone who can work IN Marquette IN our studios. This is not a job that can be done remotely. If you are applying from out of state please indicate that you are willing to move for this job in the space provided in the application form or somewhere in your resume.

Position Type: Part-time Producer, Board-Op, with opportunity for full-time by filling hours in other departments.

Open Application Dates: November 6, 2017 – closes when position is filled.

Hours: Week Day Evenings after 5 PM

Compensation: $9.00 per hour.

What We Offer You:

  • Exciting work in radio production and sports broadcasting
  • An opportunity to build valuable skills sets in broadcast media
  • A motivated team-oriented environment
  • A flexible schedule based on remotes and sports schedules


Professional requirements:

  • You must be comfortable using computers and learning new programs.
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Calendar – Films/Documentaries – “Eating You Alive” Film Screening – Nov. 9

November 6, 2017

Marquette – Northern Vegans will present the movie “Eating You Alive” on Thursday, November 9 at 6 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

This documentary reveals why the standard American diet is making us sick and how switching to a plant-based lifestyle can help us improve our health. Vegan snacks will be available. All are welcome.

For more information, email Northern Vegans at or call 906-236-1279.… Read the rest

Calendar – Food – “Fiesta Like There’s No Manana” Dinner at NMU – Nov. 9

November 6, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Michigan University hospitality and tourism management program will host a five-course themed dinner “Fiesta Like There’s No Manana” on Thursday, November 9 in Chez Nous at the NMU Jacobetti Complex. Seating times are at 4:30, 5:15 and 6:30 p.m.

Authentic Mexican dishes include fish ceviche, street corn soup, carrot mole salad, fried avocado tacos, lamb birria and classic flan. Non-alcoholic beverages are included.

The cost for the dinner is $22 plus tax. Cash, check and credit/debit are accepted. For reservations, call Chez Nous at 227-1981 or e-mail… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Second Thursday Creativity Series “Weather” at U.P. Children’s Museum – Nov. 9

November 6, 2017

Marquette – The Second Thursday Creativity Series on “Weather” will be held on Thursday, November 9 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Avenue, Marquette.

There will be a variety of hands-on activities that celebrate “weather” including crafts and creative snacks. Ther will also be live music and free Culver’s Custard.

The event is free with admission or membership. For more information, call 906-226-3911.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 3s and 4s – Nov. 9

November 6, 2017

Marquette – Storytime for 3s and 4s will be held on Thursday, November 9 from 11 to 11:30 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Explore stories, finger plays, songs and crafts. The event is for 3 and 4 year olds, with a loving adult. For more information, call 226-4320, visit or the Peter White Public Library Youth Services page on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – “Reagan’s Strategic Defense Initiative and Project ELF” Presentation – Nov. 9 – Rescheduled for Nov. 16

November 6, 2017

Marquette – *This event has been rescheduled for November 16* – A free presentation titled “Reagan’s Strategic Defense Initiative and Project ELF” will be offered on Thursday, November 9 at 7 p.m. at the Beaumier Center, located at the corner of Seventh Street and Lee Drive in Gries Hall at NMU.

Finlandia University history professor William Knoblauch will give the presentation. He researches and writes about Cold War politics and culture. He recently released Nuclear Freeze in a Cold War, his first monograph. It focuses on the Reagan administration, cultural activism and the end of the arms race.

The presentation is being held in conjunction with the “Cold War in the U.P.” exhibit. Admission to the “Cold War in the U.P.” exhibit is free and hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 4 p.m. Saturday.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – “Evening at the Archives” Presentation on Prohibition – Nov. 9

November 6, 2017

Marquette – Russell Magnaghi’s new book on prohibition in the Upper Peninsula and a collection of oral interviews he conducted with U.P. residents about a variety of topics will be showcased at the “Evening at the Archives” on Thursday, November 9 at 7 p.m. in the atrium on the second floor of the Edgar L. Harden Learning Resources Center at Northern Michigan University.

Magnaghi is an NMU professor emeritus and historian. He will discuss his book, “Prohibition in the Upper Peninsula: Booze & Bootleggers on the Border”. Copies will be available for sale and signing following the presentation.

The event is hosted by the Central U.P. and NMU Archives. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact the Central U.P. and NMU Archives at 227-1225.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – NCLL Presentation on Prehistoric Garden Beds Registration Deadline – Nov. 9

November 6, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation on prehistoric garden beds on Thursday, November 16 from 2 to 3 p.m. in room 122 of the Jacobetti Center at Northern Michigan University

Native Americans grew historic corn in the Upper Peninsula prior to contact with the Europeans. NMU professor emeritus Marla Buckmaster will discuss evidence that verifies the presence of prehistoric gardens along the Menominee River.

The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Thursday, November 9 by calling 227-2979. For more information, contact Judy Ashby at 250-4302 or… Read the rest

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