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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 MARQUETTE—The gifts are piling up as the membership rolls of The Mining Journal Christmas Cheer Club continue to swell. “We have 145 on our list who are ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago AU TRAIN — Dorothy Boone Low said goodbye to her 4-year-old son Ronnie more than 30 years ago in Casper, Wyo. Then she disappeared. The family has ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MUNISING — Although the process is slow and doesn’t bring any guarantees of bearing fruit, Marquette resident Richard Hendricksen is still bent on ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago HOUGHTON — Northern Michigan University juniors Jason Cornell and Ed Vopal have been named to the 1989 GLIAC All-Academic football team. Cornell, a repeat ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago SHINGLETON—When Kathy Salo found out that the young man approaching her in a Shingleton store had escaped from neighboring Camp Cusino, she expected him ...

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 — Two wolf-like animals found shot to death in the Upper Peninsula woods turn out not to be pure wolves, a Department of Natural Resources ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MUNISING — A new patient care tub will be installed at Munising Memorial Hospital, the facility’s board decided Wednesday. Cost of the unit is $7,000 ...

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 — Jeffry Larson of Marquette received two scholarships at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis. Larson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Larson, ...

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 — Efforts to aid persons 55 and older with securing employment were bolstered recently by an agreement between two area agencies. The boost came ...

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 — Shopko will host a holiday shopping event designed especially for senior citizens and disabled persons on Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. ...

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 — John Meier III has been promoted to lieutenant in the United States Navy. Meier, a 1981 graduate of Westwood High School, received his ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MUNISING — Superior Shores Nursing Center has named nurse’s aide Renee Klosowski as September Employee-of-the-Month. Klosowski has been employed in 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 MARQUETTE — Superiorland Home Builders Association recently elected the following officers for 1989-90: Jim Letts, Letts Contracting Inc., president; ...

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— Area merchants are sponsoring special holiday shopping days next week for seniors and handicapped citizens. Store employees and volunteers will ...

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 Marquette Schools and Marquette Area Chamber of Commerce have agreed to a formal partnership expected to benefit the schools and local ...

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 next stop for the winner of the 19th annual Miss Ishpeming Scholarship Pageant will be February’s Miss Superiorland pageant. Tara Leigh ...

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 County Commissioners voted unanimously this week to implement the 911 emergency telephone district. Included in the district are ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago REPUBLIC — Republic Township voters gave their approval Tuesday to a franchise the township board granted in July to the Michigan Gas Co. The final tally ...

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 — Although some construction is yet to be completed, two-way traffic will be tested on North Third Street starting Thursday morning, when ...

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 — A grant of $11,250 was recently awarded to the Peninsula Waters Girl Scout Council by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation of Battle Creek Mich. The ...