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 — Marquette police continue to investigate a break-in at a local business where several wigs were stolen over the weekend. Fifteen new wigs ...

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 — Five sites are now being considered for a $2.5 million dollar, 32-bed juvenile detention center in Marquette County. Richard Friz, the state ...

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 – Pledging to support local business, the Marquette County board Tuesday awarded a local office supply company a $140,000 contract to buy ...

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 $5,000 wildflower planting in the Upper Peninsula as part of a special Michigan Youth Corps project is a waste of money, say local agencies ...

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 lake trout anglers will have fewer lakers to pursue after a virus discovered at the Marquette Fish Hatchery prompted officials to destroy ...

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 first meeting of a local committee charged with documenting local hazardous and toxic wastes – and developing emergency plans to deal ...

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 dump truck stolen sometime Sunday night or this morning was recovered by police early today, said Marquette police. The 1969 Mack dump ...

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 — Half of Marquette County’s high school students have had sexual intercourse at least once, according to a local survey released this week. ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago LANSING — The federal government is getting ready to mail sexually explicit pamphlets on AIDS to every household in the country and Michigan’s AIDS ...

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 non-profit hospitals say they never turn away people who can’t afford hospital care. A report issued Wednesday by a Washington ...

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 — More than 600 pounds of lake trout in various stages of decay were found in a gill net drifting free in Lake Superior this morning. Law ...

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 — AIDS, the ever-burgeoning worldwide tragedy, has yet to make striking inroads into the Upper Peninsula, but the problem may be worse locally ...

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 Area Piano Teachers Association recently held its sixth annual honors recital. Teachers presenting students on the program were ...

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 — For a local angler, it was a case of good news/bad news this morning. The good news — Russell Eckloff still has his fishing tackle on 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 ISHPEMING — The Western Marquette County Food Coalition Food Bank recently got a shipment of food in individual packages of familiar brand names rather ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago EBEN — Sheep ranching may evoke memories of Little Bo Peep, but for local farmers, it means a baa-baa black bottom line. The Marquette Extension office ...

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 — Bret Bietila, 17, of Ishpeming accepted the Central United States Skiing Association (CUSSA) Art Knutson Traveling Trophy Monday night. ...

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 — Persons interested in saving Dandelion Cottage from demolition can attend a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium of Peter White Public ...

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 — The spring concert of the Negaunee Male Chorus will have two performances 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, in the Negaunee High 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 PALMER — The Suomi Boxing Club will host a home show at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Richmond Township Building gymnasium in Palmer. The tournament is ...