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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 ISHPEMING — A canoe rental business has opened near Ishpeming. Cope’s Canoe Livery and Gifts four miles west of Ishpeming on U.S. Highway 41 offers ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago GWINN — The Gwinn Area Business Association was recognized recently by the Michigan Education Association. The MEA presented a Friend of Education plaque ...

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 Big Boy Restaurant in Marquette, previously owned by brothers Phil, Aaron and Larry Stein, has been sold to a new company, Upper Peninsula ...

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 — Knights of Columbus Marquette Council 689 and Harvey Council 6447 honored their founder, the Rev. Michael J. McGivney, by holding a second ...

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 the Upper Peninsula prep tennis finals less than a week away, the Iron Mountain High School boys’ team won all four singles matches 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 — Michigan Fair was recently opened at 114 W. Washington St. by owner Leslie White. The new store offers a wide variety of quality Michigan-made ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago WEST ISHPEMING — The boys’ and girls’ golf teams at Westwood High School are gaining steam at the appropriate time. With the Mid-Peninsula Conference ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago GWINN — It was shortly before noon when Nancy Burdick set her change purse on the bumper of her car at the Kountry Korner gas station in Gwinn while she ...

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 — Superior Central Schools sponsored two Science Olympiad teams during the 1989-1990 school year, both coached by Ann Aho. Members of the Varsity ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago DEERTON — Students and staff in the AuTrain-Onota school hoisted a banner proclaiming they’re “Proud to be tobacco free” today in anticipation of ...

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 — Jane Ulrich of the Marquette County division of the American Heart Association awarded a trophy to the Bell Memorial Hospital team, the top ...

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 — Downwind Sports, Inc. at 514 N. Third St., owned by Nancy and Dennis Henderson of Marquette, has added a new department for technical rock ...

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 — Being named citizen of the year by the Ishpeming Chamber of Commerce is a crowning honor for Carmen Waters, who’s spent a better part of her ...

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 — The Negaunee Male Chorus will present its 60th anniversary Spring Concert at 8 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at the Negaunee High School auditorium. 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 MARQUETTE — Like connoisseurs of fine wine, the judges swished water around and around in goblets, sniffing and sampling to test clarity and bouquet. 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 Summer Choral Society, directed by Floyd Slotterback, will present a concert version of the Bizet opera “Carmen” later this summer. ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago KIVA — The Kiva Klassic Krazy Shirt Fun Run and Walk starts with registration at 9 a.m. Saturday. Participants can walk or run one, three, five, or seven ...

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 — Employees at Marquette Mountain ski hill are working to prevent further erosion that threatens the Carp River while watching the sky for rain. ...

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 — Paulita Korby of Marquette was thrilled when she told her husband Darryl they had matched nine numbers and reaped $2,500 in 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 — Whitetail deer, moose, bear, turkey, and lyme disease will be topics of discussion during the Upper Peninsula Deer Spectacular May 5-6 in ...