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Alcona deputies respond to child abuse, domestic violence, filing a false police report & more
June 12, 2019 – 12:28 am
Alcona deputies respond to child abuse, domestic violence, filing a false police report & more

The Alcona County Sheriff’s Office logged 125 complaints over the week.

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Joel Lee Tuft
June 12, 2019 – 12:24 am
Joel Lee Tuft

Joel Lee Tuft, 54, of Alpena passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Surviving are his wife, Teresa; and son, Raymond.
Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

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8th annual South Bay clean-up day
June 12, 2019 – 12:20 am
8th annual South Bay clean-up day

Volunteers will be cleaning up along US 23 south of Alpena this month, as part of an 8th annual clean-up day organized by the non-profit group South Bay Alpena.

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Lisa Kay Hayward
June 12, 2019 – 12:17 am
Lisa Kay Hayward

Lisa Kay Hayward, 55, of Hubbard Lake, entered eternal peace on Wed. June 5, 2019 at Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Alpena. Lisa was a very caring soul who always put others before herself. She will be greatly …

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State Board of Ed adopts new K-12 social studies standards
June 12, 2019 – 12:14 am
State Board of Ed adopts new K-12 social studies standards

Michigan’s State Board of Education has approved new social studies standards for grades K-12 that include more examples and references to the roles that women, minority organizations, Muslims and African-Americans have played in history.

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Kimberly Sue Haas
June 12, 2019 – 12:13 am
Kimberly Sue Haas

Kimberly Sue Haas, 41, of Hubbard Lake passed away unexpectedly Monday June 10, 2019.
Kim was born March 18, 1978 in Alpena to Rick Kissau and Donna Wiesner. Kim cherished her role as a wife and …

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Closing arguments end in trial of ex-Michigan State dean
June 12, 2019 – 12:08 am
Closing arguments end in trial of ex-Michigan State dean

Closing arguments have concluded in the trial of a former medical school dean who had oversight of now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar at Michigan State University.

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Trump orders simpler path for genetically engineered food
June 12, 2019 – 12:02 am
Trump orders simpler path for genetically engineered food

President Trump wants to make it easier for genetically engineered plants and animals to enter the food supply.

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LOCAL SPORTS TUESDAY 6-11-19
June 11, 2019 – 6:14 am
LOCAL SPORTS TUESDAY 6-11-19

Exciting quarterfinal softball on the air and some speedy Alpena boys.

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Alpena Co. EMS/911 Director, Francisco, to step down
June 11, 2019 – 12:56 am
Alpena Co. EMS/911 Director, Francisco, to step down

Alpena County is searching for a new Emergency Services Coordinator.

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Second candidate applies for open commissioner seat
June 11, 2019 – 12:42 am
Second candidate applies for open commissioner seat

A second candidate has applied for the vacant District 7 Alpena County Commissioner seat.

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Police in Montmorency Co respond to 3 B&Es over the week
June 11, 2019 – 12:34 am
Police in Montmorency Co respond to 3 B&Es over the week

The Montmorency County Sheriff’s office responded to three reports of breaking and entering over the week, two wildfires, some auto accidents, a bar fight, loose animals and more.

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