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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 SENEY—Jackie Peterson of Curtis was the grand prize winner in the Seney National Wildlife Refuge photo contest. Her winning photo, entitled ...

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 1988 fourth grade class at Vandenboom Elementary School in Marquette is a winner in the President’s Environmental Youth Award National ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago L’ANSE — Two boxes of radioactive material that bounced off a hospital delivery truck were found and taken home by a Houghton resident, state police ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago HOUGHTON — Acid rain is washing essential minerals off leaves and branches of hardwood trees, forest researchers say. A group of scientists from 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 SENEY — The Seney National Wildlife Refuge invites the public to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. The celebration will run from 10 a.m. to 2 ...

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 South African regime and its system of apartheid would collapse if the West imposed strong enough economic sanctions, the daughter 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 NEGAUNEE — Escanaba High School walked away with the championship of the Negaunee Invitational girls’ tennis tournament here Saturday. Escanaba notched ...

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 St. Paul’s Concert Choir will begin rehearsals for its Christmas Concert at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27 at St. Paul Church, 202 W. Case ...

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—Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is proposing a compromise of $470,000 in 1989 tax on its inactive Republic Mine to be paid by the Friday deadline while it ...

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 — An agreement to finance construction of a parking lot behind businesses on the 600 block of North Third Street is to be addressed tonight by ...

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 ceiling light caught fire, damaging a local business Wednesday afternoon, said Marquette fire officials. Five firefighters responded with ...

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—The Ishpeming City Council approved a watered down version of an ordinance prohibiting the sale of pollution-causing food packaging on city ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago HOUGHTON — Michigan Technological University has established a Technology Action Center to provide technical assistance to Michigan companies and to ...

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—Police chiefs come and go often in some communities, but Marquette’s George Johnson arrived 26 years ago and never left. This week marks 26 ...

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 — Roger D. Charbonneau has been promoted to chief financial officer of Northern Underwriters, Inc., of Marquette. Charbonneau, 32, a Bark River ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago REPUBLIC — Six-year-old Katie Lynn Granlund of Republic is excited about her upcoming visit to Sesame Street. “I can’t wait to get my picture taken ...

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 hard to please everyone when you’re cooking for thousands, but the Northern Michigan University Food Service keeps trying with new ...

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 — Dr. Martin Matthews of Marquette captured the title of Upper Peninsula Chess Champion by logging the best record among U.P. players at 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 — Several families in the Marquette area have offered to host two foreign exchange students who’ve found themselves without a place to stay. ...

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 — G. Katherine Wright of Marquette has been cited by the Northern Michigan University Board of Control for more than 16 years of service on the ...