What a crackin’ way to wrap up a week!  Marquette County’s Busiest Morning Show seems be htting it’s stride after a couple of weeks .  Today’s show had it all.  Gourmet foods, specialized wines, some tasty politics and a large man doing some ZUMBA dancing!  Sit down, strap yourself in and hold on!  It’s the show notes for the Friday, January 23rd edition of MARK & WALT in the MORNING!

The UP Children's Museum's Jim Edwards

The UP Children's Museum's Jim Edwards

First off, one of Marquette County’s most elequent gentlemen, Jim Edwards from the UP Children’s Museum, stopped in to remind us about this weekend’s Culinary Journey.  This event, now in it’s 11th year, raises funds for the UPCM with a great night of food and drink.  Click HERE to listen to Jim’s mellifluous tones.

Rewood Creek Winery's Mark Bates

Redwood Creek Winery's Mark Bates

From Food to Wine!  Mark Bates with Redwood Creek Winery came by to tell us more about the company and how they support events and agencies that are outdoor based by donating wine to fundraising and support activities.  Find out more by listening in as we chatted right HERE.

MI Lieutenant Governor John Cherry.

MI Lieutenant Governor John Cherry.

From Wine to a Cherry!  Michigan Lieutenant Governor John Cherry, to be specific.  He checked in to tell us about his visit this weekend to Marquette and Houghton to meet with folks, present some checks and take in the Noquemanon and some hockey at NMU among other bits.  You can hear our conversation by clicking HERE.

Bill & Walt shakin' things that shouldn't be shook!

Bill & Walt shakin' things that shouldn't be shook!

AND LEST WE FORGET!!!!!  The photos of Walt and Great Lakes Radio Sales Master Bill Tibor doing ZUMBA Dancing.  These photos are from the YMCA of Marquette County‘s annual meeting held this week at the Y in Marquette.  Thanks to YMCA CEO Lisa Coombs-Gerou for the particular fine action shot you see below!!

Go, Bill, Go!

Go, Bill, Go!

Take care everybody, and have a great weekend!

-Walt

WATCH OUT!! BIG MAN DANCING!!

WATCH OUT!! BIG MAN DANCING!!