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Mackinaw City Woman Recognized With National Award

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She works hard to preserve the history of one Emmet County community, and now she's being recognized for it.

Sandy Planisek received an Award of Merit from the American Association for State and Local History.

She is very involved in keeping history alive in Mackinaw City.

Planisek says she's one of only four people nation-wide to receive that particular award.

While she says she's honored by the recognition, she says the award reflects the work of a lot of people in the area.