Presque Isle environmental group in court over air quality permits
January 6, 2010 – 5:33 am

A Presque Isle County environmental group is headed to court Wednesday, challenging a law that could impact the future development of coal-fired power plants.

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Habermehl retains chair; Fournier steps down from finance
January 6, 2010 – 5:32 am

The Alpena County Board of Commissioners will move through 2010 relatively unchanged.

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Alpena’s new zoning ordinance
January 6, 2010 – 5:31 am

The City of Alpena is moving forward with its new zoning ordinance despite a couple of lingering issues.

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NE MI unemployment on the rise
January 6, 2010 – 5:28 am

Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates increased in 14 of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas in November.

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3rd Alpena robbery suspect takes plea deal
January 6, 2010 – 5:25 am

The third and final suspect to be convicted in the armed robbery of an Alpena service station has accepted a plea agreement.

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It’s a boy! ARMC welcomes New Year baby
January 6, 2010 – 5:24 am

It took nearly 5 days for Alpena Regional Medical Center to see its first baby of 2010.

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Alcohol may have contributed to crash on M-32
January 6, 2010 – 5:23 am

Alpena State Police are still piecing together the facts of a two-vehicle accident Tuesday evening, that sent three people to the hospital

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Vehicle strikes utility pole in Montmorency Co.
January 6, 2010 – 5:22 am

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Co-op crews were called to the scene of an accident Tuesday, after a vehicle struck a utility pole.

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Michigan dealing with union reluctance on schools bid
January 6, 2010 – 5:21 am

Michigan officials are hoping that union hesitance to endorse new school reforms won’t hurt the state’s bid to win more federal education money.

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Lansing area lawmakers discuss budget process
January 6, 2010 – 5:20 am

A bipartisan group of lawmakers from the Lansing area wants to speed up the state government budget process and make it easier for the public to follow.

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Pump prices on track to top 2009 high
January 6, 2010 – 5:19 am

Don’t look now, but the price of filling up your car is on track to top last year’s highs.

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December improvement seen after lousy 2009
January 6, 2010 – 5:18 am

The auto industry is glad to put 2009 behind it.

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