Local & Regional News
Tax Land Sales in PI County are Taxing Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:24:20 EDT
Tax sales on foreclosed property in Presque Isle County have been taxing in recent years, and this year is one of, if not the worst.
APS Students Preparing for New School Year Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:21:34 EDT
Tomorrow (Wednesday) is a busy day for Alpena Public School students even though the start of the school year isn't until next week.
Kyle Boldrey Charged with Two Counts of Murder Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:33:25 EDT
Twenty-five year old Kyle Boldrey of Hillman has been charged in the deaths of two Hillman residents Saturday morning on County Road 458 in Hillman.
Rogers City Council Approves Ready to Use Water - Sewer Policy Change Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:51:14 EDT
The Rogers City Council approved a slight change to their water and sewer rate policy in relation to a ready to serve charge.
Updates forthcoming in Hillman's Double Homicide Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:48:36 EDT
More details related to the double homicide that took place early Saturday morning in Hillman are expected to be released later today following a press conference scheduled for this afternoon...
Senator Gary Peters Tours Harrisville and Oscoda Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:00:11 EDT
United States Senator Gary Peters started out his ride Michigan motorcycle tour in Harrisville and Oscoda Monday.
Share Your Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk Memories Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:57:38 EDT
The Michigan Department of Transportation is once again asking the public to share their Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk memories on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
M-STEP Vs MEAP Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:55:05 EDT
Michigan is set to release the results of student scores on newer, more rigorous standardized tests.
MSP Called out for Murder-Homicide Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:00:01 EDT
Of the 54 calls for service handled by the Michigan State Police Alpena Post during the week ending Saturday (8-27), one of those was to a double homocide.
Goose Hunts Scheduled in the City of Alpena Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:57:27 EDT
The City of Alpena will be conducting goose control hunts on Friday, September 2nd and Friday, September 9th.
Ford Avenue Railroad Crossing Closure Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:54:48 EDT
Beginning Tuesday (August 30th), the Contractor for Lake State Railway will start the reconstruction of the rail crossing on Ford Avenue in Alpena.
Diabetes Talk at MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:52:16 EDT
The Diabetes Center at MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena is hosting an informational session on Tuesday (August 30th) from 11 a.m. to noon in the Medical Center’s Theater.
Lucky Lady Wins Lottery Twice Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:49:36 EDT
A Clare County woman has won her second Fantasy 5 jackpot through the Michigan Lottery.
Library Book Returned - After 40 Years Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:47:00 EDT
A surprise in the Lansing Library book drop. Someone returned two books to the downtown library recently. They were signed out from a Lansing School District library 40 years ago.
Stabbing in Alcona County - Woman Arrested Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:44:21 EDT
An argument over a man's drug use resulted in the man allegedly being stabbed by his wife Wednesday (8-24).
Gas Prices Up Slightly Mon, 29 Aug 2016 06:07:20 EDT
The state average price of $2.39 for a gallon of regular gas edged upward by just over 7 cents (7.3) in the past week, which was just over 16 cents (16.2) lower than last year.
Unusual Efforts to Land a Job Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:22:21 EDT
A new CareerBuilder survey finds that people are doing some outlandish things in hopes of landing that new job.
Rogers City Council Meets Part Time Police Officer Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:19:46 EDT
Members of the Rogers City Council recently met their new part time police officer. Paul Fox was hired on a part time, as needed basis.
RC Council Gets Pension Liability Update Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:17:14 EDT
Members of the Rogers City Council have been reviewing and recently heard more about their unfunded liability to it's pension funds.
Presque Isle Budget Remains Steady Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:14:40 EDT
Presque Isle County Commissioners were recently updated on the status of their county budget.
New Math Books for Some APS Students Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:12:09 EDT
Some Alpena High School and ACES Academy students will have new math books when they return to their classrooms September 6th.
Montmorency Agencies Take 141 Calls Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:09:37 EDT
Emergency response agencies in Montmorency COunty responded to 141 calls in the past week.
Michigan Parents Urged to Ensure Children Are Up-to-Date on Vaccinations Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:04:41 EDT
As Michigan families prepare for the upcoming school year, physicians and nurses across Michigan recently reminded parents to get their children up-to-date on their vaccinations before the first...
Double Homicide in Montmorency County Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:02:08 EDT
Two people are dead in what police are calling a double homicide/home invasion.
ACC Receives Many Gifts and Pledges Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:58:49 EDT
As part of their monthly meeting (August 18th), Alpena Community College Board of Trustees reviewed pledges and gifts received by the College and its Foundation between June 8th and August 8th.
Monday State News Summary Mon, 29 Aug 2016 01:06:51 EDT
Broken hearts in the Upper Peninsula after two firefighters are killed and several others injured in an accident in Minnesota.
Friday State News Summary Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:30:45 EDT
A dangerous felon -- who was accidentally released in Oakland County Thursday -- is BACK in custody.
Thursday State News Summary Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:44:05 EDT
The Michigan Secretary of State is warning residents about phishing phone calls in which people are posing as state workers.
Wednesday State News Summary Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:09:50 EDT
Health officials say there's a confirmed case of travel-related Zika virus in Lenawee County. It follows the discovery of another case this month in Monroe County.
Tuesday State News Summary Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:05:01 EDT
There's new evidence that technology is making us happier with our cars and trucks.