APS could receive $370K through Race to the Top
January 14, 2010 – 3:15 am

There is still debate among Michigan schools on whether or not a new proposed federal program will be good for students.

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MI teachers union won’t back Race to the Top
January 14, 2010 – 3:12 am

It’s official: Michigan’s largest teachers union won’t endorse the state’s efforts to win up to $400 million for schools through the federal Race to the Top competition.

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Oscoda pulls funding for MOA recycling
January 14, 2010 – 3:08 am

Oscoda County Commissioners Tuesday, withdrew an earlier promise to help cover the cost of recycling for its townships.

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Stupak urges President to release home-heating funds
January 14, 2010 – 3:06 am

U.S. Congressman Bart Stupak has signed a letter to the President urging him to release emergency funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

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Economist Dr. Chris Douglas in Alpena for presentation
January 14, 2010 – 3:04 am

On January 22, 2010, the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce, Alpena Community College, and Alpena Village are proud to present “The Economy in Perspective”, a presentation by Dr. Chris Douglas.

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Clear Lake State Park dogsled races
January 14, 2010 – 3:02 am

Clear Lake State Park is going to the dogs on two winter weekends – literally!

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MI group: Slash business taxes, expand sales tax
January 14, 2010 – 3:00 am

A group of Michigan business executives is trying to build momentum for changes it says would help the state budget and improve the state’s economic climate.

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Humphries picked to run combined Mich. DNR, DEQ
January 14, 2010 – 2:58 am

Governor Granholm has named Rebecca Humphries the director of the new Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

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