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 — 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 ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago RAPID RIVER — Wildfire swept across 300 acres in the Hiawatha National Forest Tuesday night, bringing in dozens of firefighters from the central U.P. 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 LANSING — A state legislative committee today approved an $800,000 increase in the initial cost of Northern Michigan University’s sports dome, but did ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago GRAND MARAIS — Sherlock Holmes could learn a few tricks from Mark Chavez and John Ochman. Chavez, the National Park Service’s regional historical ...

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 — It is a rather informal group, with no dues and no meeting requirements. The main concern of the Peter White Library League is to do whatever ...

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 ...