Local & Regional News
President Obama to Visit Detroit Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:25:10 EDT
President Barrack Obama is scheduled to rally Michigan Democrats on November 1st in Detroit.
Alpena Township Home Destroyed by Fire Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:28:28 EDT
Three area fire departments battled a blaze that destroyed a home in Alpena Township Friday afternoon.
ACC Contracts with Coastal for Bus Transportation Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:54:22 EDT
To meet the needs of its athletic programs, Alpena Community College recently approved a bid for bus transportation.
RCAS Board Approves Winter Coaches Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:38:54 EDT
The Rogers City Area Schools Board of Education has approved the coaching staff for the district's winter sports.
Sturgeon Stocked in Area Lakes Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:36:16 EDT
The Department of Natural Resources and several partners released nearly 6,000 juvenile lake sturgeon into various public waters across the state this summer and fall in an effort to rehabilitate...
Old Apple Sell for Almost 1M Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:31:18 EDT
The Henry Ford museum in Dearborn is paying almost a million dollars for a vintage Apple computer.
Texas Man in Alpena Jail for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:28:41 EDT
Troopers from Michigan State Police Post in Alpena received information yesterday (Thursday), that Texas man who was in the Alpena area failed to register as a sex offender in Michigan.
Sidewalk Closure Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:41:29 EDT
Beginning on Monday, October 27th, a private contractor will be performing work at 801 West Chisholm Street on the northeast corner of Ninth Avenue and Chisholm Street.
Taylor Hawks Road Closed During Construction Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:39:04 EDT
Part of Taylor Hawks Road in Alpena County will be closed to through traffic while crews replace a culvert in that area.
ARMC Ready for the Rare Chance of Ebola Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:30:18 EDT
With Ebola making national headlines everyday, many are wondering what is being done locally should Ebola show up here.
ACC Fairs Well On Audit Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:14:57 EDT
Alpena Community College Trustees reviewed and accepted its audit Thursday night and the results were favorable toward the college.
Alpena Seeking Grant Funds For Patrol Vehicles Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:12:19 EDT
The City of Alpena is seeking grant funds to replace patrol vehicles and related equipment.
Unemployment Numbers Mixed in September Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:09:56 EDT
Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in September were mixed and little changed in the states 17 major labor market regions.
Gaylord Man Facing Murder Charges Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:55:24 EDT
A 56-year old man was arraigned Thursday afternoon on a homicide/open murder charge in the death of a 49-year old man whose body was found in a Gaylord motel room earlier this month.
Leaf and Plant Material Reminder Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:25:46 EDT
The City of Alpena reminds owners or occupants of any premise, that pushing, placing, or depositing any weeds, plant material, grass, leaves, or vegetation from any private or public land into the...
Hospitals Posting Charges Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:22:49 EDT
The Michigan Senate may vote next month on legislation requiring hospitals in Michigan to publicly post charges, including prices of good and services they offer.
RC Leaders have New Idea for Troublesome Well Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:20:14 EDT
The Rogers City Council may have a new option for dealing with a troublesome well.
Lincoln Officials Eye Boat Launch Grant - Improvements Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:17:45 EDT
Village of Lincoln officials are eyeing some possible improvements to a Brownlee Lake boat launch site.
Contract Changes Approved for Resurfacing Work in Alpena Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:15:12 EDT
The Alpena City Council recently approved over 85 thousand dollars ($85,000) in changes to the City’s 2014 resurfacing contract.
RC Leaders Have Date for Contract Negotiations with Police Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:26:07 EDT
Rogers City officials have set a date to begin contract negotiations with the union representing the city's police officers.
AmeriGas to Pay Back 56 Hundred MI Customers Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:23:39 EDT
More than 56-hundred propane consumers in Michigan will receive a total of more than a half million dollars, in a settlement with AmeriGas following complaints of price gouging last winter.
Alcona Schools Update Athletic Events Policy Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:21:10 EDT
Alcona Community Schools have revised a few of their athletic events policies to better serve the community and spectators at events.
MSP Offer Emergency Program to 5th Graders Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:18:34 EDT
Fifth-graders all across the state have an opportunity to participate in a program designed to help them prepare for emergencies, including tornadoes, floods and storms.
MI Hospitals Prepared for Ebola Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:16:03 EDT
Governor Rick Snyder said in Lansing today (Wed) that Michigan's hospitals are ready if there are cases of Ebola virus infection.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:32:47 EDT
(Det-Jurors) Potential jurors in Detroit will be facing fines if they fail to show up for jury duty.
Friday Afternoon State News Summary Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:03:16 EDT
(Dearborn-Ford 3Q Earnings) Higher warranty costs, lower sales and problems in Europe and South America cut Fords third quarter profit by a third from last year.
Friday Morning State News Summary Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:06:54 EDT
(Detroit-Obama Visit) President Barrack Obama is scheduled to rally Michigan Democrats on November 1st in Detroit.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:32:29 EDT
(MI-Local Jobless Rates) Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in September were mixed and little changed in the states 17 major labor market regions.
Wednesday Morning State News Summary Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:57:37 EDT
(MiPoll-Gov Race) Two new polls show Governor Rick Snyder continues to lead Democratic challenger Mark Schauer in the gubernatorial race, with one poll showing Snyder's lead widening.