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 – If all goes according to plan, efforts to renovate the Heritage House will get a $925,000 boost from the Urban Development Action Grant ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago IRON RIVER — An explosion in the West Iron County High School this morning sent 20 persons to the hospital, including six burn victims who required ...

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 — Some area officials expressed pleasant surprise today and others were disappointed at announcement of $155,000 in Michigan Equity Grants for ...

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 – Although the Stealth bomber is now said to be nearly a year behind schedule, lobbyists who want it at nearby Sawyer Air Force Base aren’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 ISHPEMING — An official with the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration said this morning that he may examine the main shaft of the Ropes Gold Mine ...

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 — Alger County’s Olympic hopefuls can start sharpening their blades. The municipal skating rink is almost open. “We’re in the process 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 ISHPEMING — Suicide Bowl in Ishpeming is noted primarily for its 70-meter ski jumping hill, and no wonder. For 100 years, some of the best jumpers 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 — Early estimates for whitetail deer taken during Michigan’s 1987 firearm deer season point to the second consecutive record setting harvest, ...

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 — Cattron’s Lumber & Supply will move its operation from downtown Negaunee to the former site of the Hi-Lo Club. Owner Terry Cattron said ...

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 state gave conditional approval this morning to a permit that would allow the excavation of a new magnetite iron ore pit at the Tilden ...

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 AFB – Staff Sgt. Robert Martinez of the 410th Consolidated Headquarters Squadron at Sawyer Air Force Base, has been named disaster preparedness ...

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 Realty Inc., Better Homes and Gardens of Marquette recently sponsored a wreath decorating contest and donated the works to 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 MUNISING — Grand Island, the emerald of Munising Bay, is courting another potential buyer after more than three years on the real estate market. “We ...

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 several years, the veterans who reside at the Jacobetti Michigan Veterans Facility on Fisher Street in Marquette have had the use of 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 — Northern Michigan University’s Herb Grenke has been named the 1987 Kodak College Division 1 Coach of the Year for Region 8 by members of 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 — The Jilbert Pee Wee AA hockey team of Marquette improved its season record to 15-14-6 here Sunday with a two-game sweep of Escanaba, Bosk ...

Superiorland Yeserdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ISHPEMING — When Christ the King Lutheran Church celebrated its 10th anniversary recently, the efforts of a congregation member helped make the event ...

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 — Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts in Marquette County are in the midst of delivering orders from their fourth annual popcorn fundraising project. ...

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 — Charles Dickens wrote of a family’s love in his classic tale “A Christmas Carol” and that legacy will be carried on in the upcoming ...

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 — Snowmobile rides are part of winter fun, and to prove it, the Moose Country Snowmobile Club, in conjunction with the Ishpeming Retailers ...