QUESTION: In 1938, which invasive species entered Lake Superior through shipping channels?
A. Zebra mussels
B. Spiny water flea
C. Sea lamprey
ANSWER: C. When the sea lamprey first came, they attacked local lake trout and burbot populations but we are now able to control sea ...
QUESTION: A new county was established for the major settlements of Negaunee and Ishpeming in 1867 after unsuccessful attempts at moving the county government away from Marquette. Less than four months later it was dissolved. What was the name of the county?
By CHRISTIE MASTRIC
Journal Staff Writer
MARQUETTE — The Superior Health Foundation is focusing its GivingTuesday efforts this year on raising funds for the Michigan Veteran Homes D.J. Jacobetti in Marquette and the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain.
The Jacobetti ...
In Michigan, women could vote for school trustees as early as 1867, but they were not granted the right to vote in presidential elections until 1917, and not in state elections until an amendment to the state constitution was ratified in 1918.
So although Michigan was a bit ahead of the rest ...