NMU parade set for Saturday

MARQUETTE — Beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday Northern Michigan University will be holding its annual homecoming parade. The following streets will be closed to thru traffic for the parade with a police escort:

≤ Pine Street from Lakeshore to Fair Avenue

≤ Fair Avenue from Pine to Third Street

≤ Third Street from Fair Avenue to Hewitt Avenue

≤ Hewitt Avenue from Third Street to Front Street

≤ Front Street from Hewitt Avenue to Fair Avenue

The streets will be re-opened at 3:30 p.m.

NMU’s football team hosts Ferris State University at 5 p.m. Saturday in the Superior Dome.

The volleyball Wildcats face Davenport at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Vandament Arena while the swim teams have an intrasquad meet at 10:30 a.m. in the PEIF pool.

Today, NMU’s men’s soccer team, women’s soccer team all play at home.