Local & Regional News
Recounts Limited Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:20:42 EST
Political candidates will be able ask for a recount only if they have a reasonable chance of winning under legislation advancing in Lansing.
State Announces Public Sessions on Line 5 Report Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:19:46 EST
Three public feedback sessions have been scheduled in December so the public can suggest the next steps the State should take regarding Line 5, based on information in the final version of the...
ACC Received Many Gifts and Pledges Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:18:22 EST
As part of their monthly meeting (November 15th), Alpena Community College (ACC) Board of Trustees reviewed pledges and gifts received by the college and its foundation between October 11th...
Public Boil Water Notice Update Sun, 19 Nov 2017 06:47:24 EST
Suez Environment and the City of Alpena Water Utility issued a City Wide Boil Water Notice over the weekend.
MSP - Make Winter Emergency Preparedness a Priority Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:54:34 EST
With winter weather approaching, the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD) is encouraging Michigan residents to make winter emergency...
ACC Board of Trustees Hear Financial Report for October Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:53:31 EST
During their most recent meeting (November 15th), the Alpena Community College (ACC) Board of Trustees heard a financial report for October.
Alpena Lions Help with Red Kettle Efforts Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:49:43 EST
Officers and volunteers of The Salvation Army in Alpena had an exciting experience at this year’s Red Kettle Kickoff.
Stores Doing their Part to Protect Youth from Tobacco Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:47:32 EST
In statewide inspections, 89.3 percent of retailers refrained from selling tobacco to minors under age 18, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced.
Turkey Day Travel Expected to be Higher Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:46:18 EST
According to Triple -A, more than one-point-six million Michigan residents will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving holiday.
Michigan and States Expand Lawsuit Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:44:47 EST
Michigan and 45 other states are expanding a massive lawsuit charging drug manufacturers with a conspiracy to fix prices on over a dozen generic drugs.
Four People Involved in One vehicle Roll Over Accident Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:37:59 EST
Four people were involved in a one vehicle roll over accident Thursday evening at about 6:35. The accident occurred on Werth Road near Brilinski Road.
Alpena County 2017 Budget Winding Down Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:02:10 EST
Alpena County Commissioner Finance Committee members were recently given a status update of their current budget (15th), and through October, the numbers were encouraging.
Michigan Tops in Fall Color Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:01:43 EST
You probably already knew this, but Michigan is tops when it comes to fall-color.
Farwell Board Offers Rogers City Administrator Superintendent Job Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:39:57 EST
Members of the Farwell School District Board of Education have selected a Rogers City School administrator as their new superintendent.
Slow Deer Season Picking Up Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:40:36 EST
The first day of the firearm deer season was off to a slow start at the Department of Natural Resources check station on M-32 in Alpena, but on the second day things were picking up.
PI Commissioners Approve County Hazard Mitigation Plan Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:35:21 EST
Presque Isle County Commissioners have approved of their Hazard Mitigation plan. The Disaster Mitigation Act (DMA) of 2000 implemented requirements for hazard mitigation planning.
New Carpet in Alpena Courthouse Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:34:35 EST
Some areas of the Alpena County Courthouse will see new carpeting.
AG Proposes Changes for Hunters Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:30:51 EST
Outdoor sports enthusiasts could be some changes made to the way you hunt if Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has his way.
State Forgives Flint’s Drinking Water Revolving Fund Loans Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:28:25 EST
The city of Flint’s outstanding Drinking Water Revolving Fund (DWRF) loans have been forgiven.
ACC Hears Update On Van Lare Hall Project Architects Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:03:25 EST
During their meeting Wednesday night (November 15th), Alpena Community College (ACC) Board of Trustees heard an update regarding the project to renovate Van Lare Hall.
Prosecutor Makes Office Arrangements Before Possible Deployment Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:02:53 EST
As he serves in the United States Army Reserve, Alpena County Prosecutor Ed Black has been making preparations in his office in case he is called to duty.
Winter Weather Presentation Scheduled for Alpena Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:02:20 EST
The National Weather Service will give a winter weather presentation in Alpena Monday (11-20).
Unemployment Up Slightly in October Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:01:49 EST
According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget, there was a two-tenths of a percentage point rise in Michigan's unemployment rate for October, as well as a reduction...
Nine Million Dollar Alpena County Budget to go On Display Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:01:10 EST
Pending full board action next week the Alpena County budget will go on display for a month as required by statute. The Commissioners Finance Committee recommended that action Wednesday.
House Trailer Fire Results in Extensive Damage Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:28:35 EST
The Alpena Township Fire Department was called out to a house trailer fire at about 6:30 Tuesday (11-14) evening.
Friday State News Summary Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:40:08 EST
Hepatitis-A has reached west-Michigan -- The state's Department of Health and Human Services says three cases have been reported in Calhoun County.
Thursday State News Summary Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:38:38 EST
The courtroom was jammed in Osceola County Wednesday afternoon as attorneys for the Nestle Water Company and Osceola Township tangled over the future of a proposed booster station for Nestle.
Wednesday State News Summary Wed, 15 Nov 2017 06:43:49 EST
A man is on the run after allegedly shooting two people near downtown Ortonville last night.
Tuesday State News Summary Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:09:56 EST
Michigan State Police say a toddler, not seen by relatives since November 2nd in Wexford County, as been located -- safe ... and two adults are in custody.
Monday State News Summary Mon, 13 Nov 2017 06:16:24 EST
Four people were killed overnight when their SUV trolled over on I-94 in Harper Woods.