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Krawczak: Not everyone has to be like you

April 7, 2014 While you are reading this, I am in China. more »»

Editorial: State athletes thrill at Winter Olympics

April 6, 2014 Every four years, elite athletes from across the globe gather together to share their prodigious talent and skill with a world audience through friendly competition. more »»

Editorial: We need to show SkyWest we want them to stay

April 4, 2014 Emplanement numbers at airports the size of Alpena’s are like pieces of candy in a candy store to a small ki. more »»

Speer: Might we be headed toward con-con?

April 4, 2014 Could Michigan legislators be responsible for the calling of a national Constitutional Convention? Maybe yes. Maybe no. more »»

Editorial: Camp announcement creates chain reaction of election activities

April 3, 2014 Remember the board game Mouse Trap? You spend time building a contraption and once constructed, you start a ball rolling from its top. more »»

Fletcher: NLRB ruling creates transparency

April 1, 2014 Just this past week the National Labor Relations Board made a ruling that will change the landscape of college football for years to com. more »»

Stutzman: Building the tower of your life

March 31, 2014 People say your life experiences build character and the more experiences you have the more solid and grounded your character will be. more »»

Editorial: Keeping snowmobile route a progressive move by city

March 28, 2014 It would appear snowmobiling in part of Alpena’s city limits will become permanent. more »»

Speer: Like a cruel April Fool’s Day prank

March 28, 2014 Back when I was a young reporter covering news out of Martins Ferry, Ohio, for my newspaper I remember a page one photograph I took of a freakish April 1 dusting of snow. more »»

Murch: Hoping March’s misery doesn’t continue

March 28, 2014 April is the cruelest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. more »»

Questions, Anyone?

March 28, 2014 Besser House Q. A reader wondered, "What are some of the architectural features of the Besser House at 232 S. First Avenue in Alpena, and does it have historical recognition?" A. more »»

Editorial: City manager decision shows the process works

March 27, 2014 Democracy in action is a beautiful thing. Tuesday we were reminded of that from a Rogers City council meeting in which Joe Hefele was selected as a part-time city manager. more »»

Fletcher: Residency factor in retirement locations

March 25, 2014 Quite a long time ago, I attended a seminar about making profits. more »»

Krawczak: Removing those unwanted stigmas

March 24, 2014 I was in a city with a population of about 125,000 people last weekend. My hotel was a little further from downtown than I had hoped so I ended up taking several taxi ride. more »»

Editorial: Need for compromise is greater than ever

March 23, 2014 Not long ago, Northern Michigan University invited me to address students there as part of a series of addresses on public polic. more »»

Editorial: Amendment to FOIA good step for Michigan

March 21, 2014 “A day without sunshine is like, you know, night. more »»

Speer: Ice on Great Lakes affecting commerce

March 21, 2014 Spring is usually heralded with thoughts of robins, early-season flowers or buds on the trees. Along the Great Lakes, spring is heralded in with the arrival of lake boats again in port. more »»

Editorial: Crowded millage ballot could leave some without

March 20, 2014 The August ballot for Alpena County voters is quickly becoming saturated with ballot issues. more »»

Gray: Run your schedule, run your health

March 18, 2014 Katie Engstrom of Alpena is a mother of two young children who works full-time at her family business. She used to plan her weekends with activities. more »»

Fletcher: Of fire departments, water rates and city managers

March 18, 2014 Sometimes good things come from adversity. more »»



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