Township chief honored for CRTC instruction

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Alpena Township Fire Chief Dave Robbins is on Monday awarded a certificate of appreciation by Lt. Col. Dustin Budd, operations director, at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center. The CRTC serves as a training site for the Latvian Air Force and other coalition forces as part of the State Partnership Program designed to improve allies’ capability for operational effectiveness. Robbins and the township trained firefighters from Latvia, Estonia, and Bulgaria prior to their participation for the Northern Strike military exercise.