Superiorland Yesterdays

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ISHPEMING — Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts in Marquette County are in the midst of delivering orders from their fourth annual popcorn fundraising project. ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — Charles Dickens wrote of a family’s love in his classic tale “A Christmas Carol” and that legacy will be carried on in the upcoming ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ISHPEMING — Snowmobile rides are part of winter fun, and to prove it, the Moose Country Snowmobile Club, in conjunction with the Ishpeming Retailers ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago SAWYER AIR FORCE BASE — Two base personnel were recognized by Sgt. Charles Doute as standouts in their fields. First Lt. Joseph Gootee, named ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago NEGAUNEE — Beth Barry has been in the baking business for 28 years, so putting the finishing touches on a holiday cake is old hat. She opened Beth’s ...

Superiorland yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — The fifth-annual Trim a Tree fundraiser for the Marquette-Alger Special Olympics takes place from 5 to 7 tonight at the Marquette Holiday Inn. ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ISHPEMING — The first-grade book reviewer looked over the work of the fifth-grade author and concluded that the most critical literary element was well ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ISHPEMING — Entering his 23rd year of sports broadcasting, Jim Pinar has ample sports memories to reflect back on a distinguished career in radio. Pinar, ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — State officials are seeking a Wisconsin vehicle in connection with the shooting of a moose found dead Friday in northern Marquette County. A ...

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — Shoppers were out in full force Friday, taking advantage of many local sales and otherwise participating in one of the busiest shopping days ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — Much to the chagrin of a group of local investors, Marquette County’s Brookridge property is south Marquette is again emerging as the ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago TRAUNIK – The general store – an important social and economic place in rural America – is making a comeback in this tiny Alger County town. Bill and ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago WASHINGTON — A $296 billion Pentagon spending bill awaiting President Reagan’s signature drew mixed reviews from one Michigan lawmaker, but contains ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ISHPEMING — Upper Peninsula residents aren’t the only ones attuned to hunting lore — just ask the out-of-tune “Da Yoopers.” The band from ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — Marquette General Hospital is planning a $25 million expansion across College Avenue from its existing complex. The construction, tentatively ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago NEGAUNEE — Excitement over Negaunee High School’s gridiron success has gone past the city limits, bridging even the void that separates cross-town ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ESCANABA — In Michigan’s sometimes harsh Upper Peninsula, women hunters say that along with battling the elements, they have to contend with the macho ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — With the Friday deadline looming for the payment of more than $12,000 in delinquent license fees by 48 county restaurant and bar owners, a ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — Listening to the ‘60s-era music of Jimi Hendrix, The Doors and Santana, the college-age crowd saw and heard tales of war Tuesday that were ...