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  1. Alpena area kids travel inside mobile planetariumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Norwalk Citizen News

    In an Oct. 14, 2014 photo, children from Theresa Pagels' Head Start class at Ella White Elementary in Alpena, Mich., step inside the mobile planetarium to take a trip to the moon and stars with Sesame Street through a high definition video presentation called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure. The show travels to schools in an inflatable dome that provides children with an age-appropriate introduction to astronomy while forging cross-cultural connections, according to The Alpena News.

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  2. Thomas Roy PalmerRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Thomas Roy Palmer, 69, passed away with his family by his side, October 17, 2014, at his home. He was born November 13, 1944, in Alpena, MI, the son of Roy J. and Eleanor M. Palmer.

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  3. Authorities search for kids who poured kerosene on catRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | UpNorthLive.com

    Authorities are searching for three youths who were last seen running away after pouring kerosene on a cat in Alpena on Saturday. The police and Humane Society of Huron Valley are looking for two boys and one girl who were spotted quickly leaving the scene on Golf Course Road. 15 comments

  4. Klein Tools Names Six Finalists for the 2014 'Head of the Class' ...Read the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | ThomasNet

    ... at Sturgeon Electric and a proud member of the I.B.E.W. Local Union #570. Region 3 "Great Lakes" Roy Smith (Alpena, MI - Utility Technology Program head instructor) Motto: A good instructor has not only excellent knowledge and skill of the craft ...

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  5. Alcohol believed to be factor in Alpena rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | UpNorthLive.com

    A 61-year-old man from Alpena is in critical condition following a single vehicle crash in Alpena Township on Thursday evening.

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  6. Tech's Mead named GLIAC Special Teams Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Garrett Mead has been named GLIAC Football Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Michigan Tech's 18-17 win at Wayne State last Thursday . The senior from Alpena, Mich., kicked four field goals in the contest including the game winner as time expired.

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  7. NOAA Expands Thunder Bay National Marine SanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Marine News

    NOAA today released a final rule and environmental impact statement expanding the boundaries of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Lake Huron from 448 square miles to 4,300 square miles. The new boundaries now include the waters of Lake Huron adjacent to Michigan's Alcona, Alpena and Presque Isle counties to the Canadian border.

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  8. U.S. approves expansion of Northern Michigan Great Lakes sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Review

    ... from about 450 square miles to 4,300 square miles. The expansion -- which incorporates the waters from off Alcona, Alpena and Presque Isle in the northeastern Lower Peninsula and to the maritime border with Canada -- also doubles the number of ...

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  9. US approves expansion of Great Lakes sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 22, 2011 photo released by the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, a diver is shown at the Florida wreckage in the expanded boundary waters of Lake Huron near Alpena, Mich. The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Michigan has received federal approval to expand its size nearly tenfold and boost preservation of scores of additional shipwrecks in Lake Huron.

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  10. Lakeshore communities could be marine sanctuariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    ... could aid conservation efforts. The only Great Lakes sanctuary to date is Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena, Michigan. Its visitor center attracts more than 80,000 people per year, a tourism boon for Alpena and its 12,000 residents. ...

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  11. Lake Michigan could get another marine sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | UPI

    The Great Lakes currently hosts only one marine sanctuary, the Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena, Michigan.

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  12. Lake Michigan communities looking to apply for marine sanctuary statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... designates marine sanctuaries. There's only one along the Great Lakes -- the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena Michigan. Officials say the new application area covers 875 square miles of Lake Michigan, with 33 known shipwrecks and ...

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  13. Lakeshore communities could be marine sanctuariesRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | WKOW-TV

    ... and provide educational benefits. The only Great Lakes sanctuary to date is Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena, Michigan. Brody says its visitor center attracts more than 80,000 people per year.

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  14. Lakeshore communities from Two Rivers to Port Washington can apply for marine-sanctuary statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... and provide educational benefits. The only Great Lakes sanctuary to date is Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena, Michigan. Brody says its visitor center attracts more than 80,000 people per year.

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  15. Labor Day Bridge Walk -- In FrankenmuthRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | PR Log

    ... with his son and grandson, hand-crafted the bridge over the course of a year with wood that originated in Oregon and Alpena, Michigan. The bridge was originally constructed on a rise of land east of the river, and later moved to its home over the ...

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  16. Vintage snowmobiles draw big crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Clare County Review

    ... Bowen, Bernie Blaine - Show Co-Host. Not Pictured: Oldest Mike Siler's 1969 Polaris, Farthest Traveled Tim Owen of Alpena, Michigan. Photo by S. Landon A rumble of thunder and a 10 minute down pour bright and early Saturday morning July 26th didn't ...

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  17. Alpena man accused in drive by shooting in Rogers CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | UpNorthLive.com

    A 20-year-old man from Alpena is being accused to have opened fire at a home in Rogers City in June.

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  18. Alpena woman, family Alpena fair regularsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | SFGate

    In a photo taken on Aug. 10, 2014, the Udell family poses with their animals at the Alpena County Fair in Alpena, Mich.

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  19. Alpena woman, family Alpena fair regularsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | SFGate

    In a photo taken on Aug. 10, 2014, the Udell family poses with their animals at the Alpena County Fair in Alpena, Mich.

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  20. Mrs. Bernadette Madeline HiggasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... She was born to Henry and Mary Brousseau (Nee Rouleau) in Detroit, Michigan on May 25, 1918. The family moved to Alpena, Michigan, shortly after her birth, where Mrs. Higgason grew up and graduated from Saint Anne High School. Moving back to Detroit ...

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