Local & Regional News
Alpena Airport Reopens Sat, 22 Jul 2017 17:06:03 EDT
The Alpena airport closed shortly before 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon, and reopend at 1 o'clock Saturday afternoon.
Alpena Airfield Closure Continues Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:53:09 EDT
The Alpena airfield closure continues.
DNR - Submit Deer Heads for Bovine TB Testing Sat, 22 Jul 2017 05:48:32 EDT
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is requesting hunters to submit deer heads for Bovine Tuberculosis testing in counties across Michigan.
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 05:47:00 EDT
Hillman Village Council members recently decided to allow their Department of Public Works (DPW) officials to purchase a new power washer.
Website Overhaul In Store for Rogers City Harbor Sat, 22 Jul 2017 05:46:26 EDT
As one of the things that was identified as being a way to market the Rogers City Marina, Rogers City officials say the harbor's web page will be getting a major overhaul.
Airfield in Alpena Remains Closed Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:03:12 EDT
The airfield at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center remains closed. No flights are coming in or going out at this time.
JURY - Obwaka Not Guilty Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:59:57 EDT
The trial of the Reverend Sylvestre Obwaka who was charged with criminal sexual conduct in the first and third degrees resulted in a verdict of not guilty Thursday.
ESD Board Authorizes 2017-18 Substitute Pay Rates Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:11:17 EDT
The Alpena Montmorency Alcona Educational Service District will be making some changes to the pay rates for substitute staff.
DOC Pays for Hormone Therapy Treatments Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:10:14 EDT
The Michigan Department of Corrections has a new policy which will allow for more transgender inmates to be able to receive hormone therapy treatments.
Flamingo Flocking 2017 Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:09:30 EDT
The Alpena Biker Coalition is having a fundraiser called Flamingo Flocking 2017.
New Firewood Rules at State Parks Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:08:48 EDT
Stricter rules are expected in Michigan's state parks and other public lands regarding firewood. The wood is being blamed for carrying destructive invasive species.
MSP Respond to 60 Calls for Service Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:29:24 EDT
Michigan State Police from the Alpena Post responded to 60 calls for service in the week ending Sunday (7-16).
Military Plane Crash Lands at Alpena CRTC Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:58:33 EDT
An investigation is underway after a military plane made an emergency crash landing in Alpena.
Alpena County Budget - Short on Revenue Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:31:12 EDT
Alpena County Treasurer Kim Ludlow recently presented the status of the county budget to the commissioners Finance Committee (7-19), and noted that revenue was behind, but that's not abnormal.
Alpena Council Approves Food Truck Sales in Select City Parks Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:30:30 EDT
During their most recent meeting (July 17th), Alpena City Council members approved an agreement that would allow mobile food vehicle sales in select city parks including the Duck Park,...
Deer Private Land Assistance Network Grant Application Period Open Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:29:49 EDT
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced the application period has opened for the Deer Private Land Assistance Network (Deer PLAN) grant program.
Alpena Parking Lot Closure Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:09:40 EDT
City of Alpena officials say they will be closing two parking lot areas near city hall Saturday and Sunday (22-23).
Rogers City Beautification Project Moving Forward Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:08:58 EDT
A downtown Rogers City beautification project is underway and will be added to.
Water Warriors - 27th Endurance Ride for Special Olympics Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:08:03 EDT
For the 27th time, the Water Warriors will embark on their annual five day personal watercraft endurance ride from the Mackinac Bridge to Harsens Island.
Father Assaults Daughter in Alpena Parking Lot - Father Jailed Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:04:56 EDT
A Lake City, Florida man was jailed after assaulting his daughter in an Alpena parking lot.
Alpena City Council Gets Update on Budget Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:02:36 EDT
During their meeting Monday night (July 17th), Alpena City Council members heard the City of Alpena's most recent quarterly financial report.
State Police Investigate Break-ins Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:07:11 EDT
State Police of Alpena are asking for help in solving two breaking and entering incidents that occurred in the Ossineke area a few months ago.
State Rep Allor Announces July Office Hours Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:01:27 EDT
State Representative Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine will host July office hours for Rogers City, Alpena, East Tawas and Lincoln.
Michigan Jobless Rate Declined in June Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:01:00 EDT
Michigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in June fell over the month by four-tenths of a percentage point to 3.8 percent, according to data released Wednesday (7-19) by the Michigan...
Wheelchair Swing at Starlite Beach Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:22:58 EDT
Starlite Beach will soon have a new structure, a wheelchair swing near the pavilion.
Friday State News Summary Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:16:43 EDT
Police are looking for a man they believe shot and killed two people in two different Michigan counties last night. WOOD TV reports police are looking for 32-year-old Zachary Patton.
Thursday State News Summary Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:31:12 EDT
Negative publicity not only damages a company’s brand, but also its ability to recruit talent. According to the latest CareerBuilder survey, 71 percent of U.S.
Wednesday State News Summary Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:51:39 EDT
20 cars were destroyed in a fire at a car dealership in Macomb County last night.
Tuesday State News Summary Tue, 18 Jul 2017 05:43:09 EDT
Activists, educators and residents will hold a roundtable at 11:00 am at Jackson High School to discuss the potential impacts of the Republican's American Health Care Act.
Monday State News Summary Mon, 17 Jul 2017 06:23:43 EDT
A search has been suspended for a missing kayaker from St. Clair Shores.