Cavitt denounces sturgeon endangered listing plan

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ALPENA — State Rep. Cam Cavitt, R-Cheboygan, on Thursday denounced efforts by U.S. Fish and Wildlife to list lake sturgeon as an endangered species. According to Cavitt, the listing would prohibit anyone from harvesting a sturgeon nationwide, ending all forms of sturgeon fishing, which ...

Local doctor gives tips for travel health

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ALPENA — As spring break draws closer and closer, students, families, and individuals are getting ready to travel to warmer locations, with some people going out of the country. Traveling to foreign places can potentially lead to illness, disease, and more that the body may not be used ...

School districts ready for what’s next

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ALPENA — With the passage of their millages, both Alpena Public Schools and Hillman Community Schools are hoping to better improve and develop their districts. According to APS Superintendent David Rabbideau, APS is looking to continue in its process of developing a strategic ...

Learn all about ‘Louie the Leprechaun’ Saturday at Olivet

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ALPENA — Oscoda author Mike Lukach will read from his children’s book, “Louie the Leprechaun: A St. Patrick’s Day Tale” on Saturday to get folks in the mood for St. Patrick’s Day. The reading and book signing will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Olivet Book and Gift, located on the corner ...