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.
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.