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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 — It’s not Alaska’s Iditarod, but the U.P. 200 Sled Dog Race has a winning reputation among mushers. After the race’s premier running in ...

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 — United States Naturbahn Training Team members, Dominic Carello, Greg Guertin, Tammy Wills and Carin Nelson, worked out at the team’s newly ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago SAWYER AIR FORCE BASE — Increased security has kept Sawyer Air Force Base personnel alert since the outbreak of war in the Persian Gulf a week ago, but 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 — The Marquette Electricians Local 1070 Midget AAA hockey team turned in productive performances in its latest road trip. The Electricians ...

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 — Negaunee High School was recently named a regional winner in the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s “Good Sports are Winners!” ...

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 — An avalanche of cross-country skiers does not smother Superiorland every winter like the annual crush of Indiana snowmobilers. “It’s ...

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 County Commission on Aging will use an $11,550 state grant to help renovate office space. The commission applied to the Michigan ...

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 — Percussionist Carrie Ann Biolo of Marquette will be the featured soloist in the annual winter orchestra concert Jan. 23 at DePaul University ...

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 — Residents in the vicinity of a proposed housing development in Marquette Township will have the opportunity to sound off about the plan ...

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 first time Cpl. Larry Grimsby of the Marquette Police Department walked into a downtown business without being summoned there, people ...

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 — Marquette Senior High School skiers used team depth to cop the boys’ and girls’ titles at the Wendy’s U.S. Navy Top Gun Race 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 SKANDIA — A new solid waste transfer station serving Skandia and West Branch townships will start operations Saturday. The facility was built in the fall ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MADISON, Wis. — U.S. Rep Robert Kasteameier’s election defeat last month may hurt efforts to allow cameras in federal courts, the State Bar of Wisconsin ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago KENOSHA, Wis. – A Truck driver who forged a vision test and later killed a Salem man when his rig plowed through an intersection was “a time-bomb ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago EAU CLAIRE, Wis. –The Police Chief says a published complaint about the treatment of a motorist who was traveling with a nun won’t prevent the officers ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago OSHKOSH, Wis.— State game managers say they’re surprised to hear some sportsmen complaining that they saw fewer deer this season, even though the kill ...

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 — A Munising income tax on non-residents working in the city is not popular in surrounding townships. AuTrain Township Supervisor Herb Brown ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago Sawyer Air Force Base — Sawyer Elementary School is one of 100 elementary schools in the state to participate in the Michigan accreditation program. 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 HANCOCK — Suomi College will soon begin a study to determine whether to expand into a four year college. The college will use part of a 15,000 grant from ...

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 — Although ice has formed on many inland lakes across the area, conditions on most bodies of water are still unsafe for walking. Ice fishermen ...