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Alpena Public Schools: Where’s my bus?
September 9, 2010 – 6:20 am
Alpena Public Schools: Where’s my bus?

A number of glitches at Alpena Public Schools (APS) has left some students and parents wondering: Where’s my bus?

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City imposes moratorium on sale of marijuana
September 9, 2010 – 6:17 am
City imposes moratorium on sale of marijuana

The Alpena Municipal Council Tuesday night, adopted a new ordinance that restricts the sale and use of marijuana.

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Alpena woman stands mute on embezzlement charge
September 9, 2010 – 6:16 am
Alpena woman stands mute on embezzlement charge

An Alpena woman charged with embezzling thousands of dollars from Jimmy Chen’s Hunan Chinese Restaurant made her initial court appearance Tuesday.

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18 year-old sentenced for breaking into Thunder Bay Jr. High
September 9, 2010 – 6:15 am
18 year-old sentenced for breaking into Thunder Bay Jr. High

The 18 year-old man who broke into Thunder Bay Junior High School on two separate occasions will be spending some time in jail.

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Pokorski to run as write-in candidate for 106th District State Rep.
September 9, 2010 – 6:10 am
Pokorski to run as write-in candidate for 106th District State Rep.

Patrick Pokorski says he’s not giving up.

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Ford Avenue closure extended
September 9, 2010 – 6:09 am
Ford Avenue closure extended

Due to weather conditions, the Ford Avenue closure at the Lafarge cement plant in Alpena has been extended through the weekend.

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City opens DPW for grass & brush drop off
September 9, 2010 – 6:08 am
City opens DPW for grass & brush drop off

The City of Alpena is opening the Public Works Service Center Saturday, so residents can drop off grass, brush and other yard waste.

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Less traffic fatalities in MI over Labor Day holiday
September 9, 2010 – 6:07 am
Less traffic fatalities in MI over Labor Day holiday

Preliminary reports from Michigan State Police indicate 13 people lost their lives in nine separate traffic crashes during the 2010 Labor Day holiday period.

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Michigan proposal would allow roadside drug tests
September 9, 2010 – 6:06 am
Michigan proposal would allow roadside drug tests

A proposal would allow Michigan police to use new, portable drug testing kits when they suspect a motorist is under the influence of substances other than alcohol.

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Strong winds cause PIE&G power outages
September 8, 2010 – 5:00 pm
Strong winds cause PIE&G power outages

Presque Isle Electric & Gas officials say strong winds reaching speeds of over 40 mph have caused scattered outages across the company’s nine-county service territory.

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Edwin P. Kline
September 8, 2010 – 4:36 pm
Edwin P. Kline

Edwin P. Kline, 88, of Alpena, passed away Friday, September 3, 2010 at Alpena Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family.
 
Edwin was born January 13, 1922 in Belknap Township to the late John and Theresa …

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Marrie T. Wysocki
September 8, 2010 – 3:55 pm
Marrie T. Wysocki

Marrie T. Wysocki, 82, of Presque Isle, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2010, surrounded by her family at her home.
Marrie T. Winowiecki was born on October 25, 1927 in Detroit to the late …

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