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Balance needed in PI Quarry resolution

October 3, 2015 Is there any easy solution to the issue of expanded mining at Lafarge’s Presque Isle Quarry? We empathize with residents, Lafarge employees and those who enjoy the Presque Isle area. more »»

DPI changes brings end to ties to past

October 3, 2015 I’m always amazed at how small the world really is. more »»

Questions, Anyone?

October 3, 2015 Grass Island Q. Readers in a book discussion ask, "What is the history of Grass Island in our Thunder Bay?"? A. more »»

Hopefully trial brings closure

October 2, 2015 A sad chapter in Presque Isle County’s history came to a close Wednesday with the finding of Richard Strzelecki guilty of killing brothers Eugene and Henry Hincka. more »»

How long will it take Michigan to fix the prisons?

October 2, 2015 It has taken lawmakers decades to fix the roads, you have to wonder how long it will take them to fix the prisons? Increasingly there is chatter in this town that something must be done about... more »»

Get the middle class strong again

October 1, 2015 I want to live in a country where anyone can find a prosperous job, live happily and not trespass on another’s personal dreams. This may not be what you want. more »»

Telling the truth would be a good start for Clinton

October 1, 2015 Not that former President Bill “I did not have sex with that woman” Clinton would know anything about it, but many voters view trust as the key issue in selecting a presiden. more »»

Tough questions on VW emissions need to be answered

September 30, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency officials and members of Congress should be asking themselves this question: How did Volkswagen executives think they could get away with cheating on emissions... more »»

We all need accomplishment success

September 29, 2015 I was never good at sports. I was usually picked last for teams in gym class. I should correct that to say I am not good at sports because I haven’t improved over the years. more »»

Obama needs change way we battle against IS

September 29, 2015 Russian leader Vladimir Putin is more than willing to let others take care of business for him. He doesn’t even mind if they get credit for doing so. more »»

Veterans still not receiving help they deserve

September 28, 2015 Inspectors general can be godsends for people who have to rely on the government, as well as for taxpayers. more »»

Catching up with a few items of note

September 26, 2015 It’s fall cleaning time in my life, so let’s carry it over to the column today with a list of random odds n’end. more »»

Liberals can’t handle truth about shootings

September 26, 2015 The political cartoon of Aug. 31 shows that liberals just can't handle the truth about anything. more »»

MCACA grant a deserving way to start museum’s 50th anniversary

September 26, 2015 Next year the Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan will celebrate its 50th anniversary and as part of the year-long observances, staff are hoping to conduct a successful $500,000 capital campaign. more »»

City preventing people from earning money

September 26, 2015 I read with interest the Wednesday, Sept. 16, article regarding the City wanting to regulate single room rentals and charge a $250 "special" permit fee. more »»

ARMC pain specialists discuss acute and chronic pain

September 26, 2015 September is Pain Awareness Month, which aims to bring the public’s attention to understanding pain and pain management in addition to offering a variety of resources to increase knowledge about... more »»

Vaccination choices you make affect you

September 26, 2015 I'm amazed at all the vaccinated people who are afraid of those who are unvaccinated. more »»

The organized church’s role

September 26, 2015 The "organized" church — with all its hierarchies, traditional leadership, and organized structure — is taking a beating these day. more »»

Choices you make can help with diabetes

September 26, 2015 With striking proof that people can prevent or delay diabetes by simply choosing smaller and wiser choices of food, a recent British Medical Journal proved that medication given to prevent diabetes... more »»

We’re our own worst enemies

September 24, 2015 Everyone has some hierarchy of priorities. Generally speaking, we want better economic or social circumstances for our children than we were able to achieve for ourselves. more »»

Congratulations to newest members of AHS Hall of Fame

September 24, 2015 Three Alpena High School graduates who have achieved success in their respective careers will be inducted in October to the AHS Hall of Fame. more »»



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Doors Have Locks for a Reason....

September 21, 2015 I don't think Alpena has a problem with crime. I think local law enforcement and the judicial system in town do a good job of limiting the number of laws that are broke, especially violent crimes. more »

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