Category Archives: Local Events

Honor Credit Union in Gwinn, Marquette and Negaunee hosted Community Picnics and held the Honor Flight Donation Reveal!

Negaunee, MI  –  July 22, 2016  –  It’s a great day for a picnic, so we were out in Gwinn, Marquette and Negaunee for the Honor Credit Union Community Picnics! We had

Pioneer Days Celebration in Negaunee Continues with Parade!

Negaunee, MI –  July 9, 2016  –  Today, Iron Street was packed in Negaunee with people celebrating Pioneer Days! There was no shortage of floats, marching groups and exciting sounds in this parade.

Marquette’s Fourth of July was HOT HOT HOT!

Marquette, MI — July 4, 2016 — The Fourth of July parade in Marquette was very exciting this year. The floats were patriotic and bright while all of the trucks had their

Ishpeming was the place to be for Independence Day

Ishpeming, MI — July 4, 2016 — The Fourth of July parade in Ishpeming was a huge event. The day was already heating up by the time everyone was about to line

Super One Foods Cookout during Sale and Brat Sampling to Support Beacon House

Marquette, MI – July 1, 2016 – Once again, we were right in the action with Super One Foods today during their Cookout, Brat Sampling and Pre-Fourth of July sale. Adam Carpenter and Bill Tibor were

Try It Before You Buy It Tractor Sale at Super One Foods in Escanaba was a Big Hit!

Escanaba, MI  –  July 1, 2016  –  Super One Foods in Escanaba hosted a big One Day Parking Lot “Try It Before You Buy It” Sale. Ward’s Outdoor Equipment and Repair and Four

Congratulations to David Brodin from Ishpeming on Winning the $16,000 Storage Building of Your Dreams Giveaway from Premium Pole Buildings & Storage Sheds and Griffin Construction

Marquette, MI – June 30, 2016 – The Great Lakes Radio crew had a fun time this evening at Red Rock Lanes & Banquet Center for our Storage Building of Your Dreams

Super One Foods Cookout During Father’s Day Sale to Help Beacon House

Marquette, MI – June 17, 2016 – WRUP was right in the action with Super One Foods today during their Father’s Day sale. Major Discount was there to bring you all of

Ward’s Outdoor Equipment and Four Seasons Small Engines Brought New Lawn Mowers and Tractors to Test Drive at Super One Foods!

Marquette, MI  –   May 20, 2016 –   Great Lakes Radio teamed up with Ward’s Outdoor Equipment of Dollar Bay, and Four Seasons Small Engine of Escanaba, and more to keep the

98.3 WRUP Live from the Hiawathaland Farm Bureau Membership Drive in Escanaba 04/09/2016

Escanaba, MI – April 9th, 2016 – The one and only Major Discount was live at Tractor Supply Company in Escanaba for the annual Hiawathaland Farm Bureau Membership Drive Event Saturday, and

Major Discount Live at the 2016 Escanaba Kiwanis Home & Garden Show on on 98.3 WRUP 04/09/2016

Escanaba, MI – April 9th, 2016 – Major Discount was live at the Ruth Butler Building at the Escanaba State Fairgrounds for the 2016 for the annual Escanaba Kiwanis pancake breakfast and

Mike Plourde and Nancy Longtine Live at the Antique & Vintage Snowmobile Show at the Crossroads on 98.3 WRUP 02/27/16

Sands Township, MI – February 27th, 2016 – It was a beautiful day for a show, and Great Lakes Radio’s own Mike Plourde and Nancy Longtine were at the Crossroads for the

UPAWS Benefit at Super One Foods in Marquette on 98.3 WRUP 02/12/2016

Marquette, MI – February 12th, 2016 – Major Discount was at Super One Foods in Marquette today for the UPAWS (Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Society) benefit, and we brought it all to

Another Great Race at People’s Cross in Oshkosh, WI

I had a blast this past weekend down in Wisconsin, where I got to race at the People’s Cross Cyclocross Race that took place just North of Oshkosh, WI! My awesome former

Major Discount Live at Meyer Yamaha on 98.3 WRUP and 92.7 WRPP

Major Discount was live from 2-5pm at Meyer Yamaha in West Ishpeming to bring you all the best deals on off road vehicles in the Upper Peninsula! He was even joined by

Live from Gwinn Furniture Outlet With Nate Woodard

Gwinn, MI – Saturday, September 26th – It was a gorgeous early fall day when Great Lakes Radio’s own Nate Woodard was live with Dale at Gwinn Furniture Outlet! Nate was with

Gordon Mielke Live at E&E Furniture Escanaba

Escanaba, MI – September 19, 2015 – Great Lakes Radio’s own ‘Mayor’ of Gwinn, Gordon Mielke, was live at E & E Furniture in Escanaba from 11am until 2pm to bring you

Gordon Mielke Live at Gwinn Furniture Outlet

Gwinn, MI – Fall was in the air, but we still had beautiful weather while Gordon Mielke was live at Gwinn Furniture Outlet in Gwinn, MI! Gordy was joined by Dale, owner