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Alpena County has received 850-thousand dollars for a dredging project in the Alpena Harbor

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Alpena County has received 850-thousand dollars for a dredging project on the Thunder Bay River.

The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers awarded the grant to fund a dredging project in the Alpena Harbor, which flows into Thunder Bay. Continue reading

Alpena County expecting to see new road and 15 new jobs

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By next summer, Alpena County expects to see one new road, two new businesses and 15 new jobs.

The county has received a state grant to construct a road that will serve the limestone company and the microbrewery. The $300,000 matching grant comes from the Department of Transportation. The cost of the total project is $710,290. Continue reading

CMU receives nearly 400K for invasive species research

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CMU has been awarded nearly $400,000 to expand its work on controlling invasive species in Michigan, which was the second highest grant amount received among 19 other organizations.

According to the DNR, the grant aims to evaluate and expand management tools for invasive species in the Great Lakes.
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