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Eleanor Neumann
May 12, 2010 – 1:50 am
Eleanor Neumann

NEUMANN, Eleanor, 90, of Alpena died Monday, May 10, 2010 following a brief illness.
Eleanor was born September 29, 1919 in Posen, MI to Joseph and Antonia (Sydlowski) Kowalski.  She married Ervin W. …

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Norma Agnes Miller
May 11, 2010 – 12:38 pm
Norma Agnes Miller

Miller Funeral

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Adrianna Maria Hannan
May 11, 2010 – 12:35 pm
Adrianna Maria Hannan

Our much loved infant daughter, Adrianna Marie Hannan, who was with us for such a short time, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2010, at Motts Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor.

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Canoe livery at Duck Park
May 11, 2010 – 6:22 am
Canoe livery at Duck Park

The Wildlife Sanctuary Board has been researching potential vendors to set up a canoe and/or kayak livery near the proposed site of the River Center.

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Weather & thick woods hinder rescue operation in Montmorency Co.
May 11, 2010 – 6:16 am
Weather & thick woods hinder rescue operation in Montmorency Co.

Saturday’s late season snow made it difficult for emergency crews to rescue a possible heart attack victim from a remote area of Montmorency County.

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Updated rules ease cattle movement for most
May 11, 2010 – 6:15 am
Updated rules ease cattle movement for most

State agriculture officials have updated rules on bovine tuberculosis that will not impact the movement of cattle for some producers in northeast lower Michigan.

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More than 1,800 PIE&G customers lose power
May 11, 2010 – 6:13 am
More than 1,800 PIE&G customers lose power

Wet snowfall and strong winds brought down trees and branches onto power lines, causing outages to approximately 1872 households in the PIE&G service area Saturday.

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State gas prices hold steady, Alpena prices up a nickel
May 11, 2010 – 6:12 am
State gas prices hold steady, Alpena prices up a nickel

AAA Michigan says gasoline prices held fairly steady last week, up just one-tenth of a cent per gallon to remain at $2.90.

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Teacher’s unions now support ‘Race to Top’ schools plan
May 11, 2010 – 6:11 am
Teacher’s unions now support ‘Race to Top’ schools plan

Michigan’s new application for extra federal schools money is getting broad support from education groups.

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Former prep hockey coach gets 22 years for child porn
May 11, 2010 – 6:09 am
Former prep hockey coach gets 22 years for child porn

A former Detroit-area prep hockey coach who is well known in the Alpena area has been sentenced to 22 years in federal prison for making child pornography.

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Bouchard & George file for governor’s race – Wheeler-Smith out
May 11, 2010 – 6:08 am
Bouchard & George file for governor’s race – Wheeler-Smith out

The campaigns for Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard and state Senator Tom George say they have filed the petitions necessary to run for governor in Michigan.

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Lettuce recall expands as FDA investigates E. coli
May 11, 2010 – 6:07 am
Lettuce recall expands as FDA investigates E. coli

A recall of romaine lettuce that has sickened students with E. coli poisoning is expanding as the government tries to find out where the contamination occurred.

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