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Alpena doing good job with abatements

April 10, 2015 The good, the bad and the ugly truth about tax abatements were discussed at Alpena Municipal Council this week. more »»

Snyder facing challenges with newest state House members

April 10, 2015 Last December as capitol scribes counted the new noses coming into the Michigan House, the popular wisdom was that the GOP governor would have his hands full with a decidedly more conservative bunc... more »»

Touching a little on a lot of topics

April 8, 2015 I believe in one God, the Father Almighty, maker of heaven and earth and of all things visible and invisible. So begins the Nicene Creed, one of the creeds many Christians around the world begin . more »»

Clinton eventually will have to have real campaign

April 8, 2015 Plans to officially launch Hillary Clinton’s campaign for president clearly are aimed at shielding her from verbal missteps and embarrassing questions, as well as limiting the damage from such... more »»

US needs to support coalition, but not with troops

April 7, 2015 Across the Middle East, nations that for years took inactive roles against Islamic terrorists have been spurred to action. more »»

Supporting CRTC important to Alpena

April 7, 2015 At the Chamber of Commerce we just held a planning meeting for our 2015 military support receptions. more »»

Senate shouldn’t support Obama’s pledge to sign treaty

April 6, 2015 President Barack Obama has made a formal commitment at the United Nations, that the United States will slash greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 28 percent — by 2025. more »»

Yokum a great choice to lead local Habitat for Humanity

April 4, 2015 We wish Wade Yocum, the new director for Habitat for Humanity, much success in his new role. more »»

Legislature better have a backup plan

April 4, 2015 They say it “ain’t over until the fat lady sing. more »»

Control your emotions in volatile markets

April 4, 2015 For the past few years, the stock market has moved up fairly steadily, with no major “corrections. more »»

Balancing high tech and high touch in hospice care

April 4, 2015 Digestible sensors. Fitbits. Telemedicine. Doximity. Electronic aspirin. The pace at which technology is transforming health care is dizzying — and attracting big investors. more »»

New and improved

April 4, 2015 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come! 2 Corinthians 5:17 "Mrs. more »»

A good plan that makes sense

April 3, 2015 The cold that has been a regular part of most days this year has played havoc on water systems across the regio. more »»

Plan B talk could hurt Prop 1 passage

April 3, 2015 The governor has a Plan B dilemma. He claims he doesn't have one if the voters fail to raise the sales tax to fix the roads. The problem is others in this town do. more »»

Approach is key to adding jobs

April 2, 2015 I do a lot of traveling, but it’s mostly to and from Alpena. Recently I’ve been on a motor trip across the southwest and into the southeast. more »»

More needs to be spent to maintain national parks

April 2, 2015 When Americans want to impress foreign guests, we sometimes take them to national park. more »»

US seems to be helping Iran

April 1, 2015 Iran poses a greater threat to Americans than do Islamic State terrorists, some analysts believe. more »»

A huge impact on the economy

March 31, 2015 Last week the Convention & Visitors Bureau staff (all two of us) attended the 2015 Governor’s Conference on Tourism in Grand Rapids. more »»

Example of how America’s intervention has had positive impact

March 31, 2015 Too often, American service men and women make great sacrifices for seemingly unappreciative people in foreign countries. more »»

What went wrong in Yemen needs to be examined

March 30, 2015 In January, President Barack Obama referred to U.S. anti-terrorism efforts in Yemen as a “model” for avoiding massive deployments of American troops. Last week, U.S. more »»



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