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Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ESCANABA — In Michigan’s sometimes harsh Upper Peninsula, women hunters say that along with battling the elements, they have to contend with the macho ...

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 ...

Super One Foods celebrates grand reopening

MARQUETTE — Super One Foods recently teamed up with the Lake Superior Community Partnership for a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the completion of the store’s major remodeling project. Super One Foods and its owners, Miner’s Incorporated, are excited to provide Marquette with an enhanced ...

Drop-offs for Samaritan’s Purse

MARQUETTE — Drop-off locations around the multi-county Upper Peninsula team for Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child will be open to receive gift-filled shoeboxes. During the project’s National Collection Week, various sites will collect shoebox donations filled with school ...

DNR seeking info on denned bears

ROSCOMMON — While out in the field, hunters and trappers could come upon a denned black bear. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is looking for locations of denned bears in the northern Lower Peninsula, in order to fit the bears with radio collars for an ongoing bear management ...

Lakeshore Blvd closed to thru traffic

MARQUETTE — Lakeshore Boulevard opened Friday afternoon to through traffic between Baraga Avenue and the US41/Genesee Street intersection. Beginning on Monday, the street will be closed again to allow for paving. It is anticipated that the road will be open that same day. Access to the ...

Parent/teacher conferences changed

MARQUETTE — Due to the weather, parent/teacher conferences at Marquette Senior High School have been rescheduled for noon to 3 p.m. and 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday. Parents are asked to register upon entering the building at the canopy entrance. Students will have a half day of school.

City Commission meeting time change

MARQUETTE — The Marquette City Commission Organizational Meeting, held on Monday, will begin at 7 p.m., rather than 6 p.m. This is required by the Marquette City Charter (Section 2-6).

Calling all veterans

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University is using Veterans Day as an opportunity to honor veterans for their service and sacrifice. Festivities will begin with a kick-off ceremony prior to the 1 p.m. football game between the NMU Wildcats and the Northwood ...

Local briefing

Vinyl record sale in Marquette MARQUETTE — A multiday vinyl record sale is being held at the Ore Dock Brewing Company in Marquette through this weekend. The sale will continue until 11 p.m. Sunday in the second floor community room of the brewery. Thousands of collectible and new vinyl ...

Weekend Gas Gauge

State average: $2.77 $2.79 Wakefield (Holiday) $2.79 Sault Ste. Marie (USA Marathon) $2.77 Ishpeming (Holiday) $2.75 Negaunee (Holiday) $2.72 Gladstone (Holiday) $2.71 Marquette (Freedom Valu) $2.71 Marquette (Krist) $2.60 Baraga (Pines) $2.57 L’Anse (Holiday) * Source: AAA and ...

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 city’s new Shiras Pool at Presque Isle was full of so many goose droppings and other “naturally occurring” bacteria this season that ...

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 ...

MSO to host ‘Sounds of Suomi: A World Premiere!’ on Saturday

MARQUETTE — The Marquette Symphony Orchestra will host its “Sounds of Suomi: A World Premiere!” concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette. The performance will include the Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra, op. 36, by Finnish composer Jaakko Kuusisto. The ...

Local briefing

Peter White library closed Friday MARQUETTE — The Peter White Public Library in Marquette will be closed Friday for staff development training. The Marquette Arts and Culture Center, located in the lower level of the library, will be available only by appointment or by calling ...

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 ...