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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 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 ...

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 — Eight children were awarded prizes for the pictures they colored in the Easter coloring contest at the Ishpeming Burger King. A total of 140 ...

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 — Paramedic Dan Wolf was selected to receive this year’s Earlene Kinnunen emergency medical services meritorious service award. The award is ...

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 — When there is a problem with a washer, a stuck window, or an inoperative thermostat, residents of Northern Michigan University’s 280 family ...

Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MANISTIQUE — A Manistique man won first place in Michigan’s 1991 trout, salmon, and waterfowl stamp contest, sponsored by the Michigan Department 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 — An Upper Peninsula couple who were official observers of the elections conducted recently in Nicaragua will make a presentation on 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 GWINN — More than 100 Forsyth Township residents turned out Saturday, ignoring cold temperatures and the inevitable tired feet to trek 17 miles for a good ...