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OCF lagoon injunction denied


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MARENISCO— Another blow occurred to Marenisco Township this week when it was refused an injunction from a state court to prevent the current process of filling in sewer lagoons at the former Ojibway Correctional Facility off of M-64.

Township Supervisor Richard Bouvette reported the news late Tuesday evening, adding that he was not surprised by the action.

“They’re almost done out there, so I guess it doesn’t really matter whether we get the injunction or not,” he said.

Bouvette had said in prior conversations that he expected to get the confirmation onc...