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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 ...

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 — A National Mine man was arraigned Monday in Ishpeming District Court on two felony counts in connection with bomb explosions in western ...

MSCO seeks Orhanen

MARQUETTE —The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information on the current location of Jack Alan Orhanen to contact the sheriff's office at 906-225-8470 According to MSCO, Orhanen is wanted on a four-count felony warrant for: ≤ Failure to Stop at Scene of ...

Christmas in the Village going virtual this year

ESCANABA — Because Christmas in the Village was canceled this year due to the pandemic, the U.P. Steam and Gas Engine Association has planned an alternative way to celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season. The group will hold a virtual Christmas in the village on Facebook from 10 a.m. ...

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 ...

Camp #266 set to meet via Zoom

MARQUETTE — Camp #266 of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War will hold its bi-monthly meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday via Zoom. Email dewjones49@gmail.com for the link. There will be a Powerpoint presentation about a visit to Vicksburg. The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is a ...

Virtual sing-along event Saturday

MARQUETTE — While the holidays are sure to look quite different this year in many ways, two Marquette organizations have found a new way to bring holiday cheer to the community. At 3 p.m. Saturday, the Marquette Choral Society and Public Radio 90 will host A Sing-Along Messiah. Music ...

Voting now open for art contest

NEGAUNEE — West End Suicide Prevention has announced that community voting for the LIVE Art and Word Contest is now open. Entries can be found at facebook.com/WestEndSuicidePrevention. Voting will be open until Dec. 13. “The LIVE Art and Word Contest is a way to engage youth in the Upper ...

Minnesota gives final green light to disputed oil pipeline

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota regulators approved the final permit Monday for Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement across northern Minnesota, giving the company the green light to begin construction on the $2.6 billion project. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency granted a ...

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 ...

Holiday drive-in open sing Saturday

MARQUETTE — The Upper Yoopers Barbershop Chorus is planning a special holiday drive-in Open Sing: Winter Wonderland at noon Saturday at the Marquette Hope Church. People who are interested can participate in this parking lot choral event by singing from the safety of their own vehicles. ...

Elks remembrance event delayed

MARQUETTE — The first Sunday of December is traditionally the day the Elks Order remembers their departed members with a special memorial service, but organizers have announced that the service will need to take place at a later date due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From Ishpeming Elks Lodge ...

Mobile food truck in Ishpeming

MARQUETTE — The Feeding America Mobile Food Truck will be distributing food at the North Iron Church parking lot from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Thursday. This will be the last one until May. Organizers are in need of volunteers who can pick up a full box of produce. This will be a drive ...

Drive-by Teddy Bear Toss planned

MARQUETTE — There will be a Drive-By Teddy Bear Toss from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at the parking lot of the Berry Events Center. The Drive-By Toss will take place at the main entrance to the Berry Events Center. Northern Michigan University representatives and athletes will be on hand to collect ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 — Nearly 100 people gathered in downtown Marquette Thursday to protest a decision by the United Nations Security Council to approve the use of ...

#Give906 projects announced

MARQUETTE — From Ontonagon to St. Ignace and everywhere in-between, nonprofit organizations are hoping to kick off the season of giving on a strong note with GivingTuesday, according to a press release from the #give906 campaign. GivingTuesday will kick off the generosity season this year ...

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 ...

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 — Local volunteer organizations will benefit from a federal grant to provide emergency funds for food and shelter in Marquette County. The ...