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—Furnace repairmen had a busy weekend while most others stayed inside and wrote off any leftover outdoor projects until spring. The season’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 ESCANABA—While Michigan wildlife officers laud the use of decoys to trap poachers, some hunters stung by the artificial lures are crying foul. Two hunters ...

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—IBM Corp. will donate $250,000 worth of computer equipment to Northern Michigan University to help upgrade the school’s recently established ...

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 AIRFORCE BASE—The Air Force’s principal bomber—the B-52—returned to the air today after being temporarily grounded following Tuesday’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 MUNISING—A drawing will be conducted for a handcrafted, Irish fisherman’s knit afghan to raise funds for the residents’ activity program at 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 SANDS—A house trailer in Sands received minor damage Friday morning from a fire caused by heat tape around a water pipe apparently shorting out. The Sands ...

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 16 days left to donate to the 1988 Christmas Cheer club, area residents are responding in a way that typifies the Upper Peninsula spirit ...

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 — The Munising City Commission plans to meet at 5 this afternoon in city hall to discuss funding an engineering study of cable television ...

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 upcoming Miss Superiorland Scholarship Pageant promises to be one of the best yet. The pageant will take place Saturday, Jan. 28 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 — Seventeen teachers and 116 students from around the Upper Peninsula recently gathered at Northern Michigan University for the second annual ...

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 – James L. Dauphinais Jr., an inventory management specialist with the 410th Supply Squadron, has been promoted in the Air Force to ...

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 — If the volume of traffic on its first day of business is an indication, Pamida will do quite well in Ishpeming. At about 2:30 p.m. Friday, 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 — Followup activities are being held for 10 students from Marquette and Alger counties as well as others who attended the second annual Seaborg ...

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 national official’s clinic sponsored by the United States Luge Association will be held Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 3-4, at the United ...

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 U.S. Army has announced that Pvt. First Class James L. Sponheim II, whose wife, Wendy, is the daughter of Ray and Barbara Jutile of ...

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 — Tech. Sgt. Phillip Glass, 410th Field Maintenance Squandron, was chosen as the 410th Bombardment Wing Aircraft Maintenance Airman ...

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 — Brett A. Zumsteg, a new assistant professor of music at Northern Michigan University, will give an organ recital at 8 p.m. Saturday at Messiah ...

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 — Two Negaunee residents recently were awarded scholarships as outstanding inductees of the Northern Michigan Chapter of the Golden Key National ...

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 — Staff Sgt. Lincoln R. Marshall of Sawyer has graduated from noncommissioned officer leadership school. The son of Loyal L. ...

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 Women’s Center in Marquette will host an open house from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday in observance of Displaced Homemaker Week. Through ...