January 2015

Table of Contents

No. 327
January 2015

Our Cover,
by Steve Wahlstrom


Inside the Noque   Pamela Christensen
A look at the past, present and future of the Noquemanon Ski Marathon


City Notes Edited By Senja Wahlman
Highlights of important happenings in the area

Word to the Wise  Gerald Waite
Verbum satis sapientibus: A word to the wise is sufficient

Locals  Sara Cambensy
“Kaufman Follies” brings comedy to Marquette’s historic arts venue

Back Then  Larry Chabot
Judy Garland: It all began here

In the Outdoors  Scot Stewart
Overcoming the press of the cold

Arts & Humanities  Eric C. Hammerstrom
Fallen Angels

Family Friendly Community Guide and Calendar
Helpful articles and fun things to do for families

More Arts & Humanities  Kristi Evans
Northern Nights announces January lineup

More Arts & Humanities  Kaye Hiebel
Sunburns to snowstorms

Lookout Point  Barbara Jason-Buchkoe
Ryan’s story

At the Table  Katherine Larson
Pasties and other delights

Health Matters Leslie Bek
A new year, and a new view of the YMCA

More Health Matters  Jill Fries
Avoiding pie crust promises

8-18 Media
An irreverent look at kids and smartphones

Superior Reads Tyler Tichelaar
U.P. authors and their characters indulge in hoaxes, with mixed results

Home Cinema  Leonard G. Heldreth
January selections provide action-packed entertainment

Stardate, by Craig Linde

Out & About This Month Carrie Usher
  Calendar    On the Town    Art Galleries    Museums    Support Groups


This month's Brad Veley cartoon

Editor in Chief & Publisher Pat Ryan-O’Day
Managing Editor Nicole Gearhart
Calendar Editor Carrie Usher
City Notes Editor Senja Wahlman
Graphic Design & Ad Production Production Jennifer Bell
Technical Wizardry Babette Welch
Chief Photographer Tom Buchkoe
Proofreader Tyler Tichelaar
Webmaster Brian O’Day
Circulation Dick Armstrong

Contributing Artists
Tom Buchkoe, Andy Gregg, Katherine Larson, Mike McKinney, Abigail Pierce,
Renee Seaborg, Scot Stewart, Bradford Veley

Contributing Writers Not Listed Above
Craig Linde

We thank the Marquette Regional History Center
(formerly the Marquette County History Museum) for its continuing assistance.

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