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Helping mom

October 21, 2014 News Photo by Steve Schulwitz Ivy Lozano, left, and her mother Rachael Lozano spend Monday afternoon raking and bagging the leaves that had fallen in their front yard. more »»

 
 
 
Cannon seeks 1st Congressional District seat

October 21, 2014 ALPENA — Jerry Cannon is the Democratic candidate running to represent Michigan’s 1st Congressional District in the November election against Republican Dr. Dan Benishek. more »»

APS board encourages support programs

October 21, 2014 ALPENA —The Alpena Public Schools Board of Education learned of the many different ways staff at Thunder Bay Junior High School and Alpena High School are implementing a multi-tiered system of... more »»

Council to provide financial assistance

October 21, 2014 ALPENA — The Alpena Municipal Council is going to lend a hand in the cost of two development projects set to begin in Alpena. more »»

An invasive species in Michigan: Oak wilt

October 21, 2014 ALPENA — The Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. more »»

Fall Family Fun Day is Saturday in Lincoln

October 21, 2014 ALCONA — The 7th Annual Fall Family Fun Day in downtown Lincoln will feature the Business Chili and Soup Cook-off and Trick-or-Trunk Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. on Second Street. more »»

Onaway approves new computer and software

October 21, 2014 ONAWAY — A computer and software in Onaway’s wastewater treatment plant needs replacing, and City Commissioners approved the roughly $17,900 project Monda. more »»

Alpena County Search and Rescue Team is seeking volunteers

October 20, 2014 WILSON TOWNSHIP — The Alpena County Search and Rescue Team is looking for volunteers as it continues to grow and add capabilities. more »»

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Chamber to survey business water rates

October 18, 2014 ALPENA — When Alpena Municipal Council voted earlier this year to increase water and sewer rates to help raise necessary revenue to upgrade local infrastructure, council knew it would have an impact... more »»

Hillman votes face two millage proposals

October 18, 2014 HILLMAN — Hillman Community Schools has a millage renewal request on the November ballot for an 18 mill renewal and a 0.5 additional provisional mill in case of a Headlee rollback. The . more »»

Leader dogs trained for service to the visually impaired

October 18, 2014 ROGERS CITY — In the Rogers City Senior and Community Center Friday, Lions Club members from around the state heard and saw how a Michigan leader dog school is achieving the club’s main goal of... more »»

DNR shifting around some supervisory responsibilities

October 18, 2014 PRESQUE ISLE — The Department of Natural Resources supervisor fo Hoeft and Thompson’s Harbor state parks is now overseeing more site. more »»

New RC police officer settling in to job

October 18, 2014 ROGERS CITY — After two weeks on the job, Rogers City’s newest police officer said he’s learned a lot and looks forward to working with city residents. more »»

Enterovirus deaths still being investigated; decline in Michigan cases being reported

October 18, 2014 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to investigate the currently seven deaths linked to Enterovirus D68 including the death of a Michigan toddler last week at Children’s Hospital of... more »»

AAACU Ossineke branch donates to Friendship Room

October 18, 2014 The Ossineke office of Alpena Alcona Area Credit Union raised $437.58 for St. Bernard’s Friendship Room. St. more »»

‘It is like a kick in the stomach’

October 18, 2014 Prostate cancer is one of the most common types of cancer for men, and if detected early is treatable. It also is a gateway disease that can spread into a person’s skeletal system and lungs. more »»

‘The ‘C’ answer, it’s a scary thing’

October 18, 2014 Two years after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, Ken Ilsley said he’s feeling pretty good — and very fortunate. more »»

‘The caregiver is kind of always in the shadow’

October 18, 2014 Kathie Hoppe’s husband, Jim Hoppe, was diagnosed in 2001 with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. “He had surgery and the course of treatment that was recommended for him was chemotherapy. more »»

‘Caregivers have to fall behind, pick up the pieces’

October 18, 2014 Candee Donajkowski was a caregiver to both her sister and father prior to becoming her husband’s caregiver. more »»

 
 
 

 

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October 17, 2014 Earlier this week, my husband and I returned from a four-night visit to Washington, D.C., a place that can't be topped in terms of its treasure trove of history-laden sites, artifacts and monuments. more »

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