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 — A junior ski jumping tournament was hosted by the Ishpeming Junior Ski Club last weekend at Suicide Bowl in Ishpeming. Competition took 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 NEGAUNEE — Negaunee is on the “fast track” to a natural luge run that could be built by next December and possibly used for international competition. ...

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 — Officers on the Alger-Marquette Community Mental health Center board were named at a recent meeting of the panel. The following officers 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 ISHPEMING — The telephone lines have been jammed for weeks in this town not far from Michigan’s northern coast, as pockets of the United States discover ...

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 personnel at the Greater Ishpeming Chamber of Commerce can thank Bob Marietti for the roof over their heads, just as many in Ishpeming can ...

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 — Business is going well for four businesses that recently moved into new buildings here, substantially expanding the commercial backbone 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 CHAMPION — Whenever wildlife is in trouble, hunters are often the ones who come to the rescue. That’s what happened when a young whitetail doe was ...

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 — Mark Dryer of Ishpeming has built hundreds of airplanes, tanks and automobiles — all in his basement. Dryer and his 8-year-old son, Matt, ...

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 — Marquette County Central Dispatch handled more than 30,000 calls in 1988, according to its own statistics. The vast majority of the calls 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 SKANDIA — A Skandia Home was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon despite the efforts of firefighters who battled the blaze in bitter cold temperatures ...

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 Redmen of coach Paul Perry took top honors in a triangular wrestling meet at Marquette Senior High School Tuesday night, as 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 MARQUETTE — Party hats, noise makers, and popping champagne bottles brought in the new year here and elsewhere, but police are calling the first couple 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 MUNISING—The Munising City Commission rejected the new city manager’s plan Thursday to further restrict night parking in residential areas for more ...

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 $3.2 million funding plan to renovate the city’s historic Heritage Hotel is finally in place, according to Marquette city planner Dan ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago HOUGHTON—Coach Gerry Sullivan’s Jilbert Peewee AA icers of Marquette ran their season record to 28-3-6 and Northern International Hockey League (NIHL) ...

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 police are investigating a breaking and entering Monday night at Mather Middle School. Police said there was no evidence of forced ...

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—Mary Erspamer has been promoted to assistant vice president and branch administrator, announced Ellwood A. Mattson, chairman and president 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 CALUMET—Memorial services will be held today on the 75th anniversary of the trampling and suffocation deaths of 73 children. The children were attending 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 SAULT STE. MARIE—A mistaken fuel oil delivery greased Regina Huskey’s basement floor, but she was philosophical about the smelly mess. “I don’t ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago REPUBLIC—A reward is being gathered by the teachers’ union and school board of North Dickinson schools for information leading to the arrest and ...