Dear Annie


Dear Annie: I have been married for over 20 years to a woman who has been a good mom, but not a woman I am in love with. I care about her tremendously, but I have lost all interest in her romantically. She refuses to work to help with the rising cost of living and impending college tuition ...

Police Log


EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space ...

MSU offering online courses


MARQUETTE — MSU Extension is offering a free online series entitled “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” for six consecutive Tuesdays from 1-2:30 p.m. EST starting Nov. 17 via Zoom. The entire six-week series (Nov. 17- Dec. 22) provides caregivers support and tools to help caregivers 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 MARQUETTE — Donna E. Berryman of Marquette has been reelected national trustee of the North American Benefit Association, a fraternal benefit society ...

DAR monthly meeting coming up


MARQUETTE — The Onagomingkway Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, will hold its monthly meeting from noon to 3 p.m. on Nov. 14 at the Big Boy Restaurant, located at 1950 U.S. 41 in Marquette. Attendees are asked to plan on ordering a meal. If you have questions about genealogy ...

Winter coat effort ongoing


MARQUETTE — Operation Winter Wear, an outreach of Silver Creek Thrift and Silver Creek Church providing new and like-new adult and child-sized winter coats to those in need, will take place Nov. 11 through Nov. 14. Distribution will be by appointment only. Call the church at 249.1715 ...

Christmas tree permits available


MARQUETTE — Christmas tree permits will be available to purchase online through Recreation.gov for the upcoming holiday season. Purchase information and details about designated cutting areas, dates and types of trees that may be cut can be found here ...



MARQUETTE — The Ashtebula is expected at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor.

MSHS crowns homecoming king and queen


Lincoln Sager and Taylor Ragusett are crowned Marquette Senior High School’s king and queen during homecoming festivities held at the school on Friday. (Photo courtesy of Daryl T. Jarvinen)

‘Our house is on fire’

Michigan News

TROY, Mich. — She walks with the determination of a person who believes the very fate of democracy might depend on the next door she knocks on, head down, shoulders forward. She wears nothing fussy, the battle fatigues of her troupe: yoga pants and sneakers. She left her Lincoln Aviator ...



Marquette and vicinity: Today, sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers, possibly mixed with snow in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs around 40. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Tonight, snow showers, possibly ...

Negaunee schools switching to distance learning


Negaunee Public Schools has decided to suspend face-to-face learning at Negaunee Middle School and High School beginning today. The decision was made after several conversations with district administrators, the Marquette County Health Department and members of the NPS Board of Education. ...