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Alpena

(ălpē`nə), city (1990 pop. 11,354), seat of Alpena co., N Mich., on Thunder Bay, an arm of Lake Huron; inc. 1871. Limestone quarried nearby is used to make cement, Alpena's chief manufacture. Cement and limestone are transported on the Great Lakes by way of Alpena's harbor. The city lies in a year-round resort area and has an annual winter carnival. The Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center is there, and a marine sanctury encompassing Thunder Bay and nearby waters preserves more than a hundred shipwrecks.
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Caption: Cincinnati artist John McCoy paints the mural for All Saints Church in Alpena, Mich.
To reflect the hospital joining MidMichigan, ARMC has changed its name to MidMichigan Medical Center Alpena.
Jack Link's first arrived in Alpena in 1994 when it purchased a small beef jerky manufacturer that employed both Smith and current Alpena plant manager Rick Tebay.
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Department of Energy grant and a $4 million grant from the State of Michigan, the API Alpena Biorefinery will demonstrate the conversion of hemicelluloses extracted from woody biomass, to fermentable sugars that can be used for production of ethanol.
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Notes: there will be a mandatory on site pre bid walkthrough on 09/19/17, 2:00 pm at alpena city hall building located 208 north 1st ave, alpena, mi 49707.
Kus, who has 40 years of experience in banking, has served as the president and chief operating officer of the company and the bank since the company's merger with Alpena Banking Corporation in August 2014.
The 142nd Annual Meeting and State History Conference took place in Alpena from September 23 to 25.
First Federal of Northern Michigan Bancorp is the holding company for First Federal of Northern Michigan, a full-service, community-oriented savings bank that provides financial services to individuals, families and businesses from eight full-service facilities located in Alpena, Cheboygan, Emmet, Iosco, Otsego, Montmorency and Oscoda Counties, Michigan.
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