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Students in Alcona Fuel Up to Play 60

October 9, 2015 LINCOLN – From meeting the Detroit Lions to participating in athletic drills, six Alcona Community Schools elementary students were inspired to lead Alcona elementary students to healthier lives... more »»

More questions than answers regarding hospital deal

October 9, 2015 ALPENA — The Alpena community is abuzz with rumors, questions and concerns over the fate of Alpena Regional Medical Center and a possible sale or merger to an unknown bidder. more »»

3 AHS graduates inducted into HOF

October 9, 2015 ALPENA — Three former Alpena High School graduates will be inducted into the AHS Hall of Fame this weekend as part of the annual fall homecoming celebration. Michael . more »»

County considering whether to store or use boat

October 9, 2015 ALPENA — When the Alpena County Sheriff Department purchased a retired Coast Guard boat in 2013 it did so in order to quickly respond to emergencies on lakes and rivers, which has seen a significant... more »»

Sanctuary looking to fill two AmeriCorps positions

October 9, 2015 ALPENA — The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is looking to fill two Huron Pines AmeriCorps member positions working with the public at the sanctuary for 201. more »»

Sturgeon Point Lighthouse to host unveiling of historic journal

October 9, 2015 HARRISVILLE — Sturgeon Point Lighthouse is hosting an unveiling of the historic journal of Lighthouse keeper Perley Silverthorn at 1 p.m. more »»

Blight is serious business for PI treasurer

October 9, 2015 ROGERS CITY — Demolition of a long-vacant commercial structure in Rogers City is nearly complete, and Presque Isle County Treasurer Bridget LaLonde said this and other blight removal efforts are... more »»

No big surprises on student count day

October 8, 2015 While it may have been another typical day of school for students across the state, administrators were busy collecting data for student count day in order to submit preliminary information for... more »»

Freese gets 10 to 40 years for CSC

October 8, 2015 Former Alpena County resident James William Freese Sr. more »»

Township considers possible T-Mobile contract

October 8, 2015 ALPENA — Alpena Township Department of Public Works Director Jerry Bleau informed board members Monday of a possible beneficial antenna lease contract with T-Mobile. more »»

Great Lakes Lighthouse Festival begins today

October 8, 2015 ALPENA — The Great Lakes Lighthouse Festival was created in order to bring together people who have interests in the nautical structures and a goal of preserving and protecting them. more »»

PI Township FD recommendation coming Monday

October 8, 2015 PRESQUE ISLE TOWNSHIP — Committee members in Presque Isle Township have a recommendation for how to replace the township’s defunct fire department. more »»

Comedy for a Cause series starts Friday

October 8, 2015 ALPENA — The 2015 Comedy for a Cause schedule has been released and features many new acts who will be performing for the first time in Alpena. more »»

Alcona drug court receives 2 grants

October 8, 2015 HARRISVILLE — Alcona County Drug Court has received two grants that will enable the court to continue operation for a minimum of two additional years while trial court continues to search for other... more »»

Harrisville SP to host weekend of Halloween events

October 8, 2015 HARRISVILLE — Halloween fun begins this weekend with Harrisville State Park’s Annual Haunted Halloween beginning at 8 p.m. Friday with campfire tales, Saturday from 2-10 p.m. more »»

Rogers City OKs deal to accept credit card payments

October 8, 2015 ROGERS CITY — Paying bills in Rogers City will be a little easier now that the city will be able to accept credit cards. more »»

Fighting back

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DDA considers changing Second Avenue

October 7, 2015 ALPENA — The Alpena Downtown Development Authority and the City of Alpena are considering several changes to the downtown area, which could lead to a smoother flow of traffic, as well as solve... more »»

City may regain control of Small Boat Harbor

October 7, 2015 ALPENA — It has been more than 20 years since the City of Alpena managed operations at the Small Boat Harbor in Alpena, but it may be once again in the not-too-distant future. more »»

‘Night at the Lighthouse’ is last season event at 40 Mile Point

October 7, 2015 News Staff Writer ROGERS TOWNSHIP — Fall is here, and 40 Mile Point Lighthouse will host its last celebration of the year Friday. The 14th annual Night at the Lighthouse starts at 6:30 p.m. more »»

Alcona high school receives $5k grant

October 7, 2015 LINCOLN – Alcona Community Schools high school is one of 100 schools across the state selected by the Michigan College Access Network to receive a $5,000 Reach Higher Grant intended to further... more »»



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