August 2014


Table of Contents

No. 322
August 2014

Our cover, The IRQ III,
by Tom Buchkoe
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Feature
Birdscaping your yard  Diana Magnuson
Make your yard more appealing to our feathered friends


Departments

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

Word to the Wise  Gerald Waite

Food & Other Important Things Pat Tikkanen
The last three years

Arts & Humanities  Peggy Frazier
Lake Superior Theatre makes summer memories

Back Then  Kathy Pohl
Cemetery offers glimpse at Marquette history

Locals  Eric C. Hammerstrom
The ghosts of Patton’s Army: former MSHS teacher makes pilgrimage to Normandy

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

More Arts & Humanities  Tyler Tichelaar
Willpower brings Marquette’s ossified man to stage

More Arts & Humanities  Pam Christensen
Harbor Fest offers variety of fun

More Arts & Humanities  Cheryl Sundberg
Porkies Fest celebrates ten years of music in the wilderness

Lookout Point  Kristi Evans
Labor Sport Union influenced Lake Superior Region

Health Matters Jill Magel
Gwinn clinic provides services for youth

In the Outdoors  David Payant
“Bee Busters” remove feral hive

8-18 Media
Youth in substance abuse program to move to new home

Home Cinema  Leonard G. Heldreth
Films feature kung fu, cops, crashes, divorce and Disney

Superior Reads Tyler Tichelaar
Animal stories make for entertaining reading

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, Matt Edgell, Peggy Frazier, Andy Gregg,
Diana Magnuson, Cory Sustarich, Pat Tikkanen

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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