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 NEGAUNEE — Some area districts have stopped serving apples for lunch while others are contemplating the same measure out of concern for possible dangers ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago DRUMMOND ISLAND—A three-day regimen of health food gave way to the food that made Thomas Monoghan rich and famous when the Domino’s Pizza Inc. mogul ...

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 — Winning the Class B regional prep basketball tournament has been their goal since the beginning of the season, and coach Mike Forgette’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 MUNISING — The Fourth Annual Cardboard Frolic sled race is set to begin at noon Saturday at Maple Mountain in Munising. Sleds can only be made 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 — A radio/cassette player was reported stolen from a car belonging to a Marquette business Wednesday, said Marquette County sheriff’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 QUINNESEC—A citizen’s petition protesting a new landfill wouldn’t sway Dickinson County commissioners considering the project, commission Chairman ...

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—U.S. Rep. Bob Davis has jumped in the trenches with Ishpeming veterans denied permission to erect a monument to fallen comrades on post office ...

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—Vine Deloria Jr., well-known American Indian author and lecturer, plans to visit Northern Michigan University March 13-17. Deloria will be on ...

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 memorial fund has been established to honor the two Northern Michigan University freshmen who drowned Oct. 4 near the Upper Harbor breakwater. ...

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—One resident hates the idea of asphalt cutting through his favorite wilderness, but he has given up on stopping the drive to put a road through ...

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 — Ski jumping in Ishpeming has gone through many changes in 102 years, including a slight twist this year that few but the most avid jumping ...

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 — March 12, and April 22 are dates Girl Scouts and their adult leaders here, and elsewhere, are getting ready to celebrate. Juliette Gordon Low ...

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 — Calvin Coopman completes a style job on Donna Heller-Manning, manager of The Upper Cut, a new full-service hair salon for men, women 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 — Ron Wattsson will present a free educational program on the care and maintenance of jewelry at 7 p.m. on Wednesday in the Peter White Public ...

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 Blueline Luncheon for the WCHA playoff series between Northern Michigan University and Minnesota-Duluth will be held Friday at Clark’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 Beautification and Restoration Committee will launch its plans for a major spring planting Thursday. The group will meet in 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 — Former Gwinn resident Mark S. Foster, U.S. Navy counselor and chief petty officer, has returned to Marquette County as the zone supervisor for ...

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 — Tuulikki Sayring has been promoted to assistant vice president/manager of business development at D&N Savings Bank. She now is responsible ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago ST. IGNACE — Traffic over the Mackinac Bridge reached an all-time high in 1988, according to the current issue of the Upper Peninsula Traveler, 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 ISHPEMING — Graveraet Middle School took third place in the fifth annual Douglass Houghton MATHCOUNTS competition held last week at Westwood High School. ...