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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 MARQUETTE — Cigarette smokers who venture onto the Northern Michigan University campus after June 30 better not run out of cigarettes. That’s the date ...

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— Michigan moose will have a baby boom of their own this spring, Department of Natural Resources biologist Bob Wood says. A large number of 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 MUNISING — Munising High School student Heather Nadeau has been named an All-American Scholar by the United States Achievement Academy. Nadeau was ...

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 — If you’re a business owner and confused over the new federal minimum wage law, you’re not alone. Chances are your employee is confused ...

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 Marquette Senior High forensic speech team, including Jason Engle, Katrina Rassmusen, Allison Dufay, Dmitri Jajich, Abbi Urich, Joel ...

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 — As U.S. mailman Don Larson delivers another stack of census questionnaires, staff at the U.S. Census Bureau’s Upper Peninsula office 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 — The Marquette City Commission voted to make major changes in the direction of traffic along North Front Street and South Third Street, turning ...

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 —Testing their knowledge of scientific fact and theory was the order of the day Saturday for 170 middle and senior high school students at ...

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 —Students in Mary Friggens’ fifth grade class at Bishop Baraga Central Grade School are learning all about endangered species. Each of the 14 ...

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 — Cager Shawn Borlace took home the top individual award Tuesday night during the annual Negaunee High School Winter Sports Awards Program held ...

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 —City residents are concerned that a sweet piece of history is ending, but Frank Donckers, owner of Donckers Candies downtown, says he can’t ...

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 —With dignity and grace the young violinist finishes his song, bows to his teacher, and then breaks into a broad smile. “Twinkle, Twinkle, ...

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 — An avid college basketball fan, Jay Bengry of Negaunee roots for more than his favorite teams in the NCAA tournaments that started Thursday. ...

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 — Tracy Lokke of Gwinn paced a field of 82 runners with a time of 14 minutes, seven seconds to win the Easter Seal Three-mile Fun Run held ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago EBEN — Imagine the difficulty of running any business without potable water. Now imagine operating a tavern without drinking water — and no way to make ...

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 — Photographer Jack Deo displayed the camera, flash and shutter release used by pioneering night time photographer George Shiras III, who ...

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 — Twenty-seven walkers raised $1,008 for the Easter Seal Telethon in a one-hour Walk-A-Thon at the Westwood Mall in Marquette Township. Walkers ...

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 — With a 3-0 win over Gerometta’s Resort of Manistique in the title game, Big Dollar Foods of Ishpeming captured the Manistique Pee Wee ...

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 — Members of Pack 308 at Fisher Elementary School received awards at their Blue and Gold Banquet recently. Highlighting the evening was 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 NEGAUNEE — Marquette was well represented over the weekend at the USA Nationals Naturbahn Luge Championships held at Lucy Hill in Negaunee. Jay ...