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 – Doctors Randy Alanko, Barbara Lyns, Mark Frick, Roy Doorenbos, and Kirk Klenne of Marquette General Hospital attended an advanced trauma life support provider course for Upper Peninsula medical professionals in Marquette. The course was presented by MGH, NMU School of Nursing, and the American College of Surgeons.

60 years ago

ISHPEMING – About 50 floats, 10 or more bands, six drum corps units, six drill teams and at least twelve other marching units will take part in the huge Saturday afternoon parade which will conclude the Ishpeming Centennial. The growing lists of participants in the parade includes the Gwinn band, Ishpeming city band, Ishpeming and Negaunee high school bands, Marquette city band, Republic band, Escanaba band, Munising Mather high school band and the Kingsford band.