COVERAGE OF CITY COMMISSION/COUNCIL ELECTIONS.

As part of our mission here at Great Lakes Radio, we want to keep you informed as a voter  so when you vote in this Tuesday’s election, you make an educated decision.  We are covering the Marquette City Commission race as well as the Negaunee City Council race and are bringing you full-length interviews with all of the candidates involved.   To get things started, here are interviews with Tony Tollefson and David St. Onge who are in the Marquette race and with Michael VanStraten and Diana Menhennick from the Negaunee race.  We will bring you more interviews with the candidates as they are recorded and will post them here to the blog.  So as they say…”WATCH THIS SPACE!”

CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR THE MARQUETTE CITY COMMISSION.

TONY TOLLEFSON

TONY TOLLEFSON

TONY TOLLEFSON

Tony Tollefson, former member of the Marquette City Commission and former Mayor of the City of Marquette.  He discusses his political history with the city and how he would address the current major issues facing Marquette.  He also discusses his experience as a city commission member.  Click “HERE” to listen to the interview.

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DAVID ST. ONGE

DAVID ST. ONGE

DAVID ST. ONGE

David St. Onge, Marquette businessman, discusses his reasons for getting involved in the political process in Marquette and what he hopes to bring to the table if elected.  He also discusses his ideas for redevelopment and use of currently contaminated properties in the city.  To listen to the interview, please click “HERE“.

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CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR THE NEGAUNEE CITY COUNCIL.


MICHAEL VANSTRATEN

MICHAEL VANSTRATEN

MICHAEL VANSTRATEN

Michael VanStraten is a former police officer who is running as a write-in candidate in Negaunee.  He explains his reasons for becoming a candidate and what he hopes to accomplish if elected.  He also talks about the major issues facing the city and how he would address them.  To listen to the interview, click “HERE“.

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DIANA MENHENNICK

DIANA MENHENNICK

DIANA MENHENNICK

Diana Menhennick is a long-time observer of the political process in the City of Negaunee and is also running as a write-in candidate in this election.  She explains why she is running and what are the major issues in the city at this time.  To listen to her interview, please click “HERE“.

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MORE INTERVIEWS TO COME.

Please keep checking here on the blog as we get closer to Election Day.  We’ll have more interviews posted in our continuing effort to make you an educated voter.

-Walt