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 NEGAUNEE — The Marquette County Tobacco or Health Community Coalition has completed a manual, “Clinical Opportunities for Smoking Cessation” to help ...

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 — Marci Matlock, a professional basketmaker and wheat-weaver, will demonstrate the art of wheat-weaving at 1:30 p.m. July 7 in the Negaunee ...

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 — Work is progressing on the rebuilding of the Bart King monument on Sugarloaf Mountain. A 1922 photo of the monument by former 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 — The Marquette Blues American Legion baseball team came out with full guns blazing Tuesday night, sporting a 12-hit attack en route to a 12-2 ...

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 — About 80 firefighters continued today to battle a wildfire near Sugarloaf Mountain that has consumed 25 acres of woods. The fire, in its ...

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 — A unique apartment complex is nearing completion in the Gwinn Area. Country Log Apartments on M-35 East will offer 25 2-bedroom units with ...

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 — What started out as a good idea five years ago, the brainchild of John “Curly” Wagner, antique car buff and downtown businessman, has ...

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 — Wilderness Sports is celebrating its grand opening through Saturday. Owners Thomas and Marsha Larmour recently bought the store at 107 E. ...

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 Negaunee City Council agreed to accept an offer freeing it of liability for the cleanup of a Missouri toxic waste site by accepting 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 — Geriatric Swimming, a Northern Michigan University course for senior citizens, features water aerobics and open swimming. The course is ...

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 — Golfers Bob Bartkowiak and Jim Acocks, both of Marquette, qualified Friday for the upcoming Michigan Amateur Golf Open, a qualifying ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago SAWYER AIR FORCE BASE – Ten members of the 410th Barntantment Wing have been awarded associate degrees from the Community College of the Air Force. ...

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 — Jim Sharp scattered three hits while striking out five and walking four over six innings here Tuesday evening to lead manager Scott Gipp’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 NATIONAL MINE — For the fourth year in a row, 43 youngsters from the National Mine Middle School will travel to Washington D.C. to participate in the June ...

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 — Clean, safe wheelchairs are the goal of the upcoming Easter Seal wheelchair repair clinics in Alger and Marquette counties. The clinics are ...

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 — Things are back to normal at the Ropes Gold Mine, which suspended underground operations after a cave-in on New Year’s Eve. The surface ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago LITTLE LAKE — Superior String Alliance members Mark Setterlind, Cathy Lakanen and Marta Jurjevich practiced for a busy summer of music. The group will be ...

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 Rock and Mineral Club has announced the winner of its annual scholarships at Northern Michigan University and Michigan Tech ...

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 Michigan Iron Industry Museum is celebrating its first birthday after attracting more than 10,000 visitors during its infancy last year. ...

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 — Anybody interested in seeing the official largest white pine in Marquette can now do so, thanks to Don Snitgen of Marquette. Snitgen, a ...