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Weekend Weather Causes Sports Cancellations and Postponements
May 7, 2010 – 11:00 am
Weekend Weather Causes Sports Cancellations and Postponements

The inclement weather has caused a number of area sporting events to be either canceled or postponed:

The Alpena High varsity girls Booster tournament scheduled for Saturday, May 8th has been canceled due to bad weather.
The …

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UPDATE: Alpena Police catch hit-and-run driver
May 7, 2010 – 6:08 am
UPDATE: Alpena Police catch hit-and-run driver

Alpena Police have arrested and charged a local woman with a hit and run accident.

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Documentary featuring Alpena anglers and businesses to air on WCMU-TV
May 7, 2010 – 6:06 am
Documentary featuring Alpena anglers and businesses to air on WCMU-TV

A documentary about invasive species in Lake Huron, featuring Alpena anglers and business owners, is scheduled to air Tuesday evening on WCMU-TV.

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Parade registration forms available now
May 7, 2010 – 6:03 am
Parade registration forms available now

If you would like to compete for prizes or just have fun building a float for Alpena’s Lafarge Fourth of July Parade, registration forms are now available to get you on your way.

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Alpena roads closed for water and sewer work Monday
May 7, 2010 – 6:00 am
Alpena roads closed for water and sewer work Monday

Beginning Monday, May 10, contractors for the City

of Alpena will begin water and sewer repair work.

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Great Lakes Legacy Act to assist in cleanup of St. Mary’s River
May 7, 2010 – 5:57 am
Great Lakes Legacy Act to assist in cleanup of St. Mary’s River

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will begin cleanup this week of a contaminated portion of the St. Marys River near Sault Ste. Marie as a result of the Great Lakes Legacy Act.

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Michigan state parks offering “A Blast from the Past”
May 7, 2010 – 5:54 am
Michigan state parks offering “A Blast from the Past”

Two local state parks are among many in Michigan that are offering “A Blast from the Past” events for park visitors and campers alike.

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Morel Mushroom Festival returns to Lewiston
May 7, 2010 – 5:49 am
Morel Mushroom Festival returns to Lewiston

Pickers from across the region will be headed to Lewiston this weekend, for the annual Morel Mushroom Festival.

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Alpena gets new electronic pollbook program
May 7, 2010 – 5:47 am
Alpena gets new electronic pollbook program

Alpena County, the City and all townships are receiving a new program for the August Primary that should speed up the process for voters and election workers.

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City renews contract with Marina operators
May 7, 2010 – 5:45 am
City renews contract with Marina operators

The City of Alpena has signed a contract extension with the operator’s of its downtown marina.

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Alpena airport reworks shared agreement with MI Air National Guard
May 7, 2010 – 5:42 am
Alpena airport reworks shared agreement with MI Air National Guard

Alpena County is in the process of reworking a 50-year agreement with the Michigan Air National Guard for shared use of the local airport.

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ALPENA: Estlack & Bell will not seek re-election
May 6, 2010 – 6:43 am
ALPENA: Estlack & Bell will not seek re-election

The Alpena County Board of Commissioners will have at least a couple of new faces when it convenes for the first time in 2011.

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