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 — Receiving President Academic Fitness awards during an awards ceremony at Whitman School were presidential academic scholars, Jack Campbell, ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago HARVEY — Who needs a lake or stream when a thunderstorm can create perfect canoeing water? The sudden downpour that hit the Marquette area about mid-day ...

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 Parks and Recreation Department employees Frank Starr, Rich Sandstrom, and Lance Larsson were seen pouring concrete into curb molds ...

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 — Three area residents were graduated summa cum laude from Northern Michigan University recently. Robin Rauvala of Presque Isle Ave., Marquette, ...

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 – Tim Larson, innkeeper and general manager, and Ramada owner Harlan Larson invite the public to tour The Ramada East, the latest addition 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 — Two Westwood High School forensics team members received trophies at the 23rd annual Michigan Speech Coaches Association spring tournament at ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago GWNN — For the fourth straight year, the Gwinn Junior High School girls’ track team, led by coach Liz Morrissey, captured the Marquette County ...

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’s Lasco Development Corp. has relocated its main office after 18 years of continuous growth. Formerly in the old railroad depot 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 NEGAUNEE — Stephen Olsen, of Negaunee Township, says he didn’t pause to consider how he should react when he saw a sheriff’s deputy grappling with 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 MUNISING – Munising Boy Scout Troop 332 recently received the U.S. Forest Service “Touch America Project” service award for building more than 100 ...

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 — Four members of the Negaunee Township Fire Department (NTFD ) are now certified Level II firefighters by the Michigan State Firefighters ...

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 — Overcoming an opponent’s hole-in-one, K.C. Saari and Scott Saari captured the annual Wawonowin Golf Course Two-Man Upper Peninsula Best Ball ...

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 last grade school students will finish at St. Christopher School in Marquette Tuesday. After 30 years of operation, the grade school ...

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 — Local bicycle motocross (BMX) racers turned out in good numbers again here Friday and Saturday for competition. North State BMX, Inc. ...

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 candidates are running unopposed for two four-year seats on the Negaunee School Board in the June 8 election. Stephen Leslie is 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 — Ruth Kell of Marquette will be completing a memorable chapter in her book of life when she retires Sunday after serving more than 35 years at ...

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 — “Freedom,” is how Amy Rosemergy, one of 16 residents at Propylon, views the Marquette apartment complex for the physically handicapped. ...

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 — One of the twin albino fawns born Monday at the Presque Isle Zoo died Wednesday, with the other being bottle fed and closely watched by zoo ...

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 – Bill Sved gazed across his office and offered a simple explanation for one of his major interests. “I am really competing against myself 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 MARQUETTE – Several public hearings are scheduled during tonight’s Marquette City Commission meeting, including one on a proposed special assessment ...