Calendar – Youth – Pool Noodle Friday – July 7

July 4, 2017

Marquette – Pool Noodle Friday will be held on Friday, July 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Children’s Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Come use your creativity to build giant structures out of pool noodles. It’s like using Lincoln Logs, only larger! For more information, call 226-4320, visit or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

NMU Board to Vote on TOP Agreement July 5th

July 4, 2017

Marquette, Michigan – The Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 5, in 602 Cohodas. Most trustees will participate via teleconference. The only agenda item is a vote on whether to approve the negotiated agreement between the university and its technical office professionals (TOP) union, UAW Local 1950. A press release on the union’s ratification of the agreement was distributed June 27, indicating the contract required board approval. Here is a link to the release:… Read the rest