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Alpena man sentenced on 5th drunk driving conviction
February 15, 2018 – 12:24 am
Alpena man sentenced on 5th drunk driving conviction

An Alpena man was recently sent to jail for seven months following a conviction on a 5th drunk driving incident.

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Alcona deputies respond to calls for porn, child neglect & more
February 15, 2018 – 12:18 am
Alcona deputies respond to calls for porn, child neglect & more

The Alcona County Sheriff’s Office investigated 96 complaints over the week, including calls for pornography, child neglect and gun shots.

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$1 million Mega Millions winning ticket purchased in Cheboygan
February 15, 2018 – 12:12 am
$1 million Mega Millions winning ticket purchased in Cheboygan

A lucky Michigan lottery player is flush with cash on Valentine’s Day after winning $1 million playing Mega Millions.

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Dr. Berg new president of MidMichigan Physicians Group
February 15, 2018 – 12:06 am
Dr. Berg new president of MidMichigan Physicians Group

MidMichigan Health says a new doctor has taken over as president of MidMichigan Physicians Group.

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The Latest: Legislature votes to cut taxes, forgive fees
February 15, 2018 – 12:02 am
The Latest: Legislature votes to cut taxes, forgive fees

Michigan drivers will get a tax cut, and those who owe extra fees assessed for certain traffic infractions will see them waived under bills approved by the Legislature.

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Charles Douglas Attwell
February 14, 2018 – 4:48 pm
Charles Douglas Attwell

Charles Douglas Attwell, 90, died suddenly on Monday, February 12, 2018, in Riverview, Florida.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

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Dr. Joanne Marie Root
February 14, 2018 – 4:48 pm

Joanne Marie Root, DO, FAAFP, FHM, 61, of Alpena passed away in the company of her family and friends on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, after a 9-month courageous fight with cancer. She …

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Alpena Schools starts discussions on policies & procedures for “take home” devices
February 14, 2018 – 12:56 am
Alpena Schools starts discussions on policies & procedures for “take home” devices

Alpena Public Schools is in the very early stages of discussions on policies and procedures for the future probability of students taking devices for learning home, such as Chromebooks.

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