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Man on meds causes two-car crash on Chisholm
April 28, 2010 – 6:01 am
Man on meds causes two-car crash on Chisholm

Police arrested a 20 year-old Alpena man Tuesday, following a two-vehicle accident near the intersection of Chisholm and Eighth Street.

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Workplace deaths about steady at 121 in Michigan
April 28, 2010 – 6:00 am
Workplace deaths about steady at 121 in Michigan

A new report says 121 people died from on-the-job injuries in Michigan in one year, meaning work places remain about as deadly as they were one year earlier.

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Final bill stalling Michigan’s texting ban plan
April 28, 2010 – 5:57 am
Final bill stalling Michigan’s texting ban plan

The plan to ban the use of cell phones to send text messages or e-mail while driving in Michigan remains unfinished.

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NY human rights group says Iraq torture routine
April 28, 2010 – 5:55 am
NY human rights group says Iraq torture routine

A New York-based human rights group says the torture of Iraqi detainees at a makeshift Baghdad prison housing mostly Sunnis was routine and systematic.

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Hawaii seeks to ban harvesting of shark fins
April 28, 2010 – 5:53 am
Hawaii seeks to ban harvesting of shark fins

Hawaii is attempting to ban the practice of killing sharks for the purpose of making shark-fin soup.

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Louis J. Yakes
April 28, 2010 – 12:20 am
Louis J. Yakes

Louis J. Yakes, 84, of Alpena, passed away at Tendercare/Alpena on Tuesday, April 27, 2010.
Surviving are his wife: Charlotte, 6 children: Susan (Eugene) Dunlay, Patricia (Randall) Burns, Nancy Heine, Robert (Beth) …

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Ruth E. Stelzer
April 28, 2010 – 12:18 am
Ruth E. Stelzer

STELZER, Ruth E., 87, of Alpena passed away Monday April 26, 2010 at Tendercare Alpena.
Ruth was born October 31, 1922 in Alpena to August and Matilda (Trojan) Timmreck and was the youngest of …

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Ruth W. Scott
April 27, 2010 – 11:42 am
Ruth W. Scott

Scott Funeral

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MPAC likely to bring in new team despite criminal history of investor
April 27, 2010 – 7:19 am
MPAC likely to bring in new team despite criminal history of investor

It appears likely a new junior hockey team will be playing at Northern Lights Arena this year, despite the criminal history of one of the team’s investors.

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Child Care Fund budget increased to accommodate 6th graders at TBJH
April 27, 2010 – 7:11 am
Child Care Fund budget increased to accommodate 6th graders at TBJH

Alpena County Commissioners are expected today, to increase the contribution to the local Child Care Fund so a program at the junior high school can accommodate incoming 5th graders.

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LWV & Alpena Bar partner for Law Day program
April 27, 2010 – 7:10 am
LWV & Alpena Bar partner for Law Day program

A special Law Day program is being held in Alpena to discuss various aspects of the justice system.

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AHS softball team splits doubleheader with Rogers City
April 27, 2010 – 7:10 am
AHS softball team splits doubleheader with Rogers City

The Wildcats won the first game 6 to 4 but lost the second 7 to 6 in a game that took nine innings to decide.

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