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 ST. IGNACE — Mackinac County Treasurer Jane Hampton has gone ahead with plans to spend $19,000 to purchase new computer equipment for the processing 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 MARQUETTE — A $361,000 federal grant has been awarded to Northern Michigan University to continue its master’s degree nursing program. The U.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 ISHPEMING — Minors in the city of Ishpeming won't be able to say they violated curfew because they lost track of the time anymore. Police Chief John Healy ...

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 Great Lakes Green Network will have a fall gathering and public meeting Saturday and Sunday to inform the public about Project ELF. ...

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 Peter White Public Library has appointed Edward Mandell of Fort Worth, TX, as its new director. He began work here Thursday and replaces ...

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-Those dazzling red sunsets local residents have enjoyed for the past several weeks have a rather ominous origin. The sunsets and general hazy ...

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 work of 25 Detroit area artists will be exhibited in the “1968 Motor City Review” at Lee Hall Gallery at Northern Michigan University ...

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 — Five area grocery stores will participate in a special food festival to promote healthy heart foods during tours of the stores next week. 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 — This weekend’s Seafood Fest will feature an attraction out of the forest rather than the ocean. Ogle’s Timber Show will offer five shows ...

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 county intends to move into its new $5.5 million medical care facility west of Ishpeming in October or November, according to Ronald ...

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—A long-range plan to revitalize the city’s downtown based on a major waterfront redevelopment has been unveiled by a team of planners hired 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 — First-day enrollment Monday at Northern Michigan University was up 4.9 percent, according to NMU Registrar Gerald J. Williams. First-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 ISHPEMING — Aviation Electrician Third Class Valgene I. Dobson, son of Gerry and Joy Dobson, Ishpeming, recently returned from a six-month tour of duty ...

Today in history: Kellogg-Briand Pact was signed in Paris in 1928

Today is Monday, Aug. 27, the 239th day of 2018. There are 126 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 27, 1928, the Kellogg-Briand Pact was signed in Paris, outlawing war and providing for the peaceful settlement of disputes. On this date: In 1776, the Battle ...

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 — Red Baron Pizza Service of Marshall, Minn., will donate five cents to the Boy Scouts of America for every Red Baron frozen pizza sold in 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 GWINN — Athletes in the Gwinn school district will be paying to play, and fans will be coughing up more to watch following action by the school board ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETE — City officials stressed that parts of Presque Isle Park still present a hazard to the public and that police orders closing these areas 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 TRENARY — Niel Haapala has an affinity for wood. Fourteen years ago, he retired from his job as a union carpenter. Before that, he worked as a logger. ...

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 — Kelly Specker and Anna Mendelin, with respective victories over Jan Hrsuska and Darlene Meyers, advanced Sunday to play in the championship ...

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 Marquette Scouting representatives recently attended a workshop of the American Indian Scouting Association in Boise, Idaho. Grant and ...