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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 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 ...

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 police school of instruction conducted here for the last two weeks for city, state, and county officers by Captain William Cross, 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 GWINN — A budget amendment reflecting $550,000 in additional revenue is to be considered by the Gwinn school board tonight. An increase of about 100 more ...

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 police school of instruction conducted here for the last two weeks for city, state, and county officers by Captain William Cross, 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 IRONWOOD — Charlatan out-of-state loggers are robbing the western Upper Peninsula of valuable timber, a Gogebic County forester said. Forester Dick Bolen ...

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 man convicted five years ago of manslaughter in the shooting death of an Ishpeming man is asking for resentencing. He was convicted 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 — The police school of instruction conducted here for the last two weeks for city, state, and county officers by Captain William Cross, 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 MARQUETTE — A National Mine man was arraigned Monday in Ishpeming District Court on two felony counts in connection with bomb explosions in western ...

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 — Strike over, mines to reopen. Striking miners on the Marquette Range held out for 122 days–and took home the best contract in the United ...

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 former National Mine High School student want the NICE School District to help less fortunate students in Carib Territory on the island 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 IRON COUNTY, Wis. — The first official state Christmas tree to come from Iron County, Wis. is more than just a holiday gift from the people of northern ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference desk staff at Peter White Public Library. 30 years ago ISHPEMING— Sleigh bells will be ringing again this year in downtown Ishpeming. A chamber of Commerce program offering free sleigh rides with Santa and Miss Ishpeming ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference desk staff at Peter White Public Library. 30 years ago NEGAUNEE— Negaunee Police are searching for the owner of a red tool box turned into their office. If anyone has lost or misplaced a toolbox they can call the police ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference desk staff at Peter White Public Library. 30 years ago MUNISING— The Munising City Commission adopted new cemetery regulations Monday. The regulations clarify the previous policy on payment for lots and burials and set up ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference desk staff at Peter White Public Library. 30 years ago CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. — Charles Kemper, a professional people doctor and amateur bird doctor, watched a roadrunner named Dave dart around his dining room. “That’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 agreement between Marquette County and Michigan Bell Telephone Co. on implementing a 911 emergency telephone district was put on hold ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference desk staff at Peter White Public Library. 30 years ago MARQUETTE — Holiday season shoppers in downtown Marquette won’t have to worry about paying parking meter fees on Friday evenings. The city commission approved 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 — Walter Leon Cutler, recent U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia and a veteran diplomat, will speak on the Middle East crisis Saturday at Northern ...