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 NEGAUNEE — Coach Bruce Farrell’s Negaunee High School boys’ tennis team got its season off to a good start with a 6-1 victory over the visiting ...

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 — Jim’s IGA Tier II mites of the Ishpeming-Negaunee Iron Range Hockey Association recently captured the 1989 Marquette Mite Invitational ...

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 — Terrance Heldreth plans to see and do as much as he possibly can during a year-long trip to West Germany that starts in July. I’m looking ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago SKANDIA — Third– grader Kim Krans’ fire prevention poster will soon become billboard size and seen in 20 sites around Michigan. Kim’s poster was ...

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 Upper Peninsula Recreation Show, now in its third day at Lakeview Arena, is proving to be a bigger and better event each year, according ...

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 — John Van Beynen, a Northern Michigan University mathematics professor, will be the guest speaker for the next meeting of the Cooperative Team ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago GWINN — The following top spellers in the recent district spelling bee hosted by the Gwinn schools are on their way to regional competition at Westwood ...

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 — Twin City Dodge of the Ishpeming-Negaunee Iron Range Hockey Association captured the 1989 Little Pro Tournament in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario ...

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 — A few of Marquette architect Barry Polzin’s ideas about designing homes along Lake Superior are included in the May edition of Lake Superior ...

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 — Spring along the south shore of Lake Superior means fish flocking to river mouths as ice and snow dissipate; and anglers are usually close by. ...

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 — Ten Northern Michigan University professors have received $31,500 in Faculty Grant Awards. Frank A. Verley, professor of biology, was awarded ...

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 — A “weather-head” is someone who lives and breathes the discipline of meteorology, the science that deals with the atmosphere, especially ...

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 — Century 21-Prime Realty broker-owners Carol Stevens and Karen Randall presented plaques to five of the business’ seven sales representatives ...

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—When Pete Carlson of rural Ishpeming and his family lost their home to fire last December, it didn’t take long to realize how many friends ...

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 — A recent break-in at Bishop Baraga Central Grade School may be related to a similar incident at Fisher Elementary School reported earlier in ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago SAULT STE. MARIE — Shipping on the St. Marys River remained halted a second day while crew members tried to figure out how to free a freighter stuck in ...

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 — One group of Ishpeming elementary school students are finding out what heights their minds can take them. They may find those heights to be as ...

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 — An increase in the minimum wage would have little immediate impact on jobs and prices in the Upper Peninsula, local experts agree. However, ...

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 — An announcement is expected within a week on whether the fish at the Marquette State Hatchery will have to be destroyed again because of 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 — Four photographs by Scott Dupras, owner of Lemon’s Studio, 617 N. Third St., won awards at the recent Wisconsin Professional Photographers ...