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 — A field of 40 students from grades 5 through 8 competed Friday in the annual Marquette-Alger Regional Spelling Bee at Graveraet Middle 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 ISHPEMING — Two employees at the Ishpeming Post Office recently retired with a total of 70 years of service. Robert “Pete” Moyle, a rural carrier, ...

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 — When is a circle a square? Up to 80 northern Michigan and Wisconsin high school students will explore the answer at the first Seaborg Summer ...

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 Ishpeming Hematites’ freshmen basketball team concluded the 1986-87 cage campaign by posting a 15-1 record, though it didn’t have 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 — Saying the business community must take the lead in supporting Munising Memorial Hospital, Myrtle Tidd, commercial manager of the Hiawatha ...

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 — It was a big day for several third-graders at Fisher Elementary School in Marquette earlier this week. As a way to spur achievement 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 NEGAUNEE — Dick Koski, varsity football coach at Negaunee High School, has been named 1987 Citizen of the Year by Negaunee Eagles Aerie and Auxiliary No. ...

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 — Members of the Negaunee High School wrestling team were recently honored at the NHS Wrestling Awards Program. The Miners captured second place ...

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 400 Block of East Arch Steering Committee would like to preserve the historical value of their neighborhood by convincing the city 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 MARQUETTE — Two current players in the Marquette Junior Hockey Association – Catherine Hanson and Angie Clark – are very special to the program. They ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago TRENARY — Jean Auel, whose Earth’s Children novels have sold more than 10 million copies, has roots in rural Alger County. Although she was raised 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 GWINN — Eleven students from Gwinn High School will be departing for Europe Saturday as part of their French studies. Along with their French teacher, ...

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 — Anglers across the Upper Peninsula are being honored for their 1986 Michigan Department of Natural Resources Master Angler Award catches. ...

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 — Negaunee High School’s Scott Pirkola and Jeff Jennings were presented with their All-Upper Peninsula basketball certificates Tuesday evening ...

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 — Steve Hendrickson and Paul Turino pocketed the lion’s share of honors Tuesday night at the annual Westwood High School Winter Athletic Awards ...

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 — On July 1, 1985, the first group of Olympic athletes arrived on the campus of Northern Michigan University. Since then, the United States’ ...

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 — Incidents of racial discrimination have occurred at Northern Michigan University over the years, but have been on the decline recently, say ...

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 — Despite an outbreak of the chicken pox, the show must go on. So, hundreds of young skaters will take to the ice Saturday and Sunday during 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 LIMESTONE — Lea and Dick Penberthy of Limestone believe there is a place in modern life for, and a living to be made from, old ways and crafts. Lea, 33, ...

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 delegation of Marquette officials is winging its way to Washington this afternoon to meet with officials involved in the deployment of ...