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Local & Regional News
    Tawas Point Lighthouse Keeper Volunteers Wanted  Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:14:59 EST
    Lighthouse enthusiasts are invited to serve this summer as volunteer lighthouse keepers at the Tawas Point Lighthouse in East Tawas.
    Reel Fun Ice Fishing Tournament Top Sponsor  Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:12:27 EST
    For the ninth consecutive year Top O’Michigan is the top sponsor of the Reel Fun Ice Fishing Tournament.
    Exchange and Ossineke Eagles Clubs Make Donations to Medical Center  Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:09:54 EST
    MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena recently received donations from the Exchange and Ossineke Eagles Clubs.
    ACC Received Many Gifts and Pledges  Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:07:20 EST
    As part of their monthly meeting (January 18th), Alpena Community College (ACC) Board of Trustees reviewed pledges and gifts received by the college and its foundation between December 15th, 2016...
    New Pamphlet for Wildlife Sanctuary  Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:03:56 EST
    Alpena Wildlife Sanctuary Board members approved a new pamphlet when they met recently.
    APS Board Recognized  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:56:47 EST
    As January is School Board Appreciation Month, Alpena Public School Superintendent Dr.
    Road Commission Board Adopts Commendations  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:08:04 EST
    Alpena County Road Commission board members recently approved of two commendations for individuals who provided years of service to the organization.
    APS Accepts Gifts  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:03:01 EST
    Gifts totaling over $4,400.00 ($4,408.00) were recently donated to the Alpena Public School District.
    Safety First to Winter Visitors Near Hydroelectric Plants  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:00:21 EST
    Consumers Energy is advising outdoor enthusiasts to practice extreme caution when taking part in activities out on the ice surrounding its generating and hydroelectric plants.
    New Gig for Former Governor  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:57:44 EST
    Former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm will join CNN as a senior political commentator.
    On Line Courses for Nurses About to Practice  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:55:03 EST
    Recently, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, in conjunction with the Michigan Public Health Institute, announced the launch of its first online "transition to practice module"...
    US Forest Service and DNR Team Up   Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:29:19 EST
    Residents of Northern Michigan are accustomed to seeing employees of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the US Forest Service working together to prevent and respond to...
    50 K Grant for Friends of TBNMS   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:17:36 EST
    U.S. Senators Gary Peters and Debbie Stabenow applauded a $50,000 grant to the Friends of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
    Grant Helps with Museum Planetarium Equipment   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:15:03 EST
    The First Federal Community Foundation donated $3,500 to the Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan as part of their $5,000 commitment to help purchase and install new digital planetarium equipment.
    ESD Executive Secretary Donna Meyer to Retire  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:31:51 EST
    During their most recent meeting (January 12th), Alpena Montmorency Alcona Educational Service District Board of Education (AMA ESD) it was announced that Executive Secretary Donna Meyer plans to...
    AHS Student - Finalist for MHSAA Scholar Athlete Award   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:09:59 EST
    According to Alpena High School Athletic Director Tim Storch, a student athlete has achieved quite an honor.
    Montmorency Woman Threatened With Gun - Man Arrested   Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:16:53 EST
    Deputies of the Montmorency County Sheriff Department continue to investigate a report of a man threatening a female with a gun.
    Asian Carp Committee Releases Fiscal Plan  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:26:41 EST
    The Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee (ACRCC) recently announced the release of its Fiscal Year 20-17 Action Plan.
    Inaugural Watch Party and Protests   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:02:18 EST
    The Republican Women's Federation of Michigan is hosting an inauguration watch party.
    Enrollment Higher at ACC   Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:24:00 EST
    The Alpena Community College (ACC) Board of Trustee were informed Wednesday (January 18th) that spring semester enrollment for 2017 is up slightly from last year.
    United Way Community Impact Investment Applications Available   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:09:17 EST
    The United Way of Northeast Michigan has announced funding applications are now being accepted for 2018 funding.
    Free Radon Test Kits   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:06:42 EST
    January is National Radon Action Month. Free Radon charcoal test kits (1 per household) will only be available January 23rd through the 27th at District Health Department #4 offices.
    APS Early College Students Doing Well   Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:04:02 EST
    Some Alpena High School students are well on their way to a college degree.
    Sheriff Department Seeks New Truck for CRTC Patrols   Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:08:36 EST
    Alpena County Undersheriff Terry King requested and received approval from Alpena County Commissioner Finance Committee members to seek bids for a new patrol truck used at the Alpena Combat...
    ACC Elects Board of Officers  Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:22:53 EST
    During Wednesday night's meeting (January 18th) Alpena Community College Board of Trustees elected, or in this case reelected their board officers.

State News
    Friday State News Summary  Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:14:08 EST
    To coincide with the Women's March on Washington, and others across the nation, 15 different marches and rallies are planned for Saturday in Michigan.
    Thursday State News Summary  Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:44:51 EST
    Extra security is planned today around the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield. It was one of more than a dozen centers across the nation affected by a bomb threat today.
    Wednesday State News Summary  Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:00:13 EST
    Governor Rick Snyder -- touting the state's economy during his 7th State of the State address. He says since 2010... 500-thousand jobs have been created...
    Tuesday State News Summary  Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:08:14 EST
    Freezing rain is causing problems on the roadways in southeast Michigan and Mid Michigan this morning. Icy road conditions are posing problems for drivers with many school closings.
    Monday State News Summary  Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:56:04 EST
    Events honoring the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will take place throughout the state today.

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