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Alpena teachers accept latest contract offer
August 31, 2010 – 9:00 am
Alpena teachers accept latest contract offer

Teachers have accepted the latest contract offer from Alpena Public Schools.

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Alpena man killed on motorcycle
August 31, 2010 – 8:14 am
Alpena man killed on motorcycle

A 27 year-old Alpena man was killed early this morning, after he crashed his motorcycle and was thrown off the bike.

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Visioning committee to educate public on storm sewers
August 31, 2010 – 6:24 am
Visioning committee to educate public on storm sewers

Members of a City of Alpena “visioning” committee have come up with a 5 year plan to educate the community on the difference between storm sewers and sanitary sewers.

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Presque Isle & Cheboygan Co. school receive Learn & Serve funding
August 31, 2010 – 6:23 am
Presque Isle & Cheboygan Co. school receive Learn & Serve funding

Two K-12 school districts in northeast lower Michigan are among 12 receiving Learn and Serve – Michigan funding to develop high quality service-learning programs for the 2010-11 school year.

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Search for missing Onaway man continues
August 31, 2010 – 6:22 am
Search for missing Onaway man continues

Police are using tracking dogs and helicopters as they continue to search for an Onaway man who walked away from his home on Sunday.

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Local back to school immunization clinics -new requirements
August 31, 2010 – 6:20 am
Local back to school immunization clinics -new requirements

Parents need to know there are some new requirements for immunizations for the 2010-11 school year.

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MI motorists to see higher gas prices over Labor Day weekend
August 31, 2010 – 6:18 am
MI motorists to see higher gas prices over Labor Day weekend

Gas prices were up slightly across Michigan last week, and motorists traveling over the upcoming holiday weekend will pay more at the pump compared to one year ago.

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Flags lowered for Mancelona Marine
August 31, 2010 – 6:17 am
Flags lowered for Mancelona Marine

Governor Granholm has ordered flags to half-staff for a Marine from northern lower Michigan who died in Afghanistan.

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MSU – Don’t let the bedbugs bite
August 31, 2010 – 6:14 am
MSU – Don’t let the bedbugs bite

Michigan State University officials say they’re working to make sure bedbugs aren’t tagging along when thousands of students move back to campus this week.

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Appeals Court: ‘The Tea Party’ can’t make ballot
August 31, 2010 – 6:11 am
Appeals Court: ‘The Tea Party’ can’t make ballot

The Michigan Court of Appeals has decided a group calling itself “The Tea Party” doesn’t qualify for the Nov. 2 ballot because it didn’t correctly show the party name on petitions.

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Obama speaks on Iraq tonight
August 31, 2010 – 6:03 am
Obama speaks on Iraq tonight

President Barack Obama speaks to the nation tonight to herald the formal end of the U.S. combat mission in Iraq.

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Neva A. Haupt
August 30, 2010 – 2:07 pm
Neva A. Haupt

 
Neva A. Haupt, 96, of Alpena passed away Saturday, August 28, 2010 at Tendercare – Greenview.
 
Surviving are a son, Clair (Shirley) Haupt of South Carolina, a daughter, Ruth Ann (Leo) Sauers of Georgia, four grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, …

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