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Marquette, MI – August 19, 2014 – Behold, to the left is a picture of the Parkus Jerkus in its natural habitat: the parking lot. If anyone could explain to me what possible reason one could have for parking like this, I’d love to hear it. I wonder if there’s a website out there that […]

(Ishpeming, Michigan) – Thursday, June 27, 2013  – Greg Pryor of Marquette, Michigan wins The Great Lakes Radio/Mathews Floor Fashions $5,000 Karndean Flooring Giveaway at the Country Village Banquet and Conference Center.  The giveaway party was a wonderful fun time for all. While the weather outside ranged from rain, to lots of rain, to a little […]

Tonight Mike Plourde attended the banquet in Ishpeming that honored the Ishpeming Hematite Football team on their State Championship.  Here are photos from the event tonight.      

The Ishpeming Hematites have had quite the football season! They won the Division 7 State Finals, Eric Dompierre’s story won the Sports Illustrated “Underdog” contest awarding the school with a $25,000 grant, and they raised the extra money to take the whole team to New York City for the Sportsman of the Year Award Banquet! […]

The Ishpeming Band on Ford Field Playing at the State Finals Ishpeming brought the “U.P. Power!” The 2012 State Champions – The Ishpeming Hematites A bittersweet win for Coach Olson and the Hematites! Coach Olson after winning the State Finals! Eric Kostreva and the Ishpeming Hematites – 2012 State Champions
Seppi Bertuci making the tackle in Ishpeming’s Semi-final game against Pewoma-Westphalia on November 17th. Photo by: Hematite fans enjoying the game on Saturday November 17th in the Superior Dome. Photo by: Eric Kostreva escaping his defender to help the Hematites to a victory! Photo by: A Pewano-Westphalia Pirate catching the ball on [...]
Alex Briones diving for the first down in Ishpeming’s Regional Final game against Lake City on Saturday, November 10th. Photo by: Eric Kostreva running with the ball. Photo by: Eric Kostreva moving in on Marion of Lake City. Photo by:
Tyrus Millimaki(14) tucking the ball and running during the Ishpeming District final game on Saturday, November 3rd. Alex Briones(17) ready to pass and help the Hematites topple Mancelona 32-0 during Hematite Friday Night on a Saturday on 98-3 WRUP. A herd of Hematites taking down an Ironmen during the District game Saturday, November [...]
Heather Seppanen, Great Lakes Radio’s 98-3 WRUP, reports from the sidelines of the Ishpeming vs. Alcona high school varsity play-offs game at home in Ishpeming, MI, on Friday, October 26, 2012. Hematites player Eric Dompierre (44) smiles from the sidelines behind her. (photo by McMillan) Ishpeming Hematites cheerleaders practice their throws duting the high [...]

As summer comes to an end for U.P. high schools, the Ishpeming school district is finishing up several construction projects. This chimney, located downtown on the northwest side of the high school, use to serve the boiler room well. But now it’s falling a part and a new one is serving the schools. Associated Constructors […]

There was beautiful weather today for the Ishpeming Hematites JV and Varsity football teams to get out on the fields and start practicing for the upcoming season! Coach Jeff Olson is feeling good about the first day of two-a-days! Get some insight with Coach Olson and see how he is feeling about his team by […]

Ishpeming, MI – The 2011 4th of July parade in Ishpeming couldn’t have had a better day to drive the floats down the roads! What awesome weather and a good turnout for what was a great time.

Ishpeming, MI – 07/01/2011 – Great Lakes Radio took photos of the 2011 Ishpeming Festival of Treasures along with the Texaco Country Showdown. Click HERE for all of the photos covered at the event. Congratulations to Haylie Richer of Marquette for winning the Texaco Country Showdown!

Linda Hillier won the Step into 2011 Giveaway! Check out the photo gallery for more information and thanks to everyone for coming out and all of our sponsors!

What a time everyone had at the 2011 Trenary Outhouse Classic! With live updates on AM 1400 WQXO, even people who couldn’t make it to Trenary were updated with news and interviews. Check below for our photos and video of the 2011 Trenary Outhouse Classic! The winners for the adult categories are as follows: Stinkers […]