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No head count surprises for area schools

October 2, 2014 Wednesday marked an important day for school districts all around the area — it was count day, the day schools account for students present at school. more »»

Onaway school board seeks to fill two seats

October 2, 2014 ONAWAY — Two Onaway Area Community Schools Board of Education members won’t seek another term but only one candidate will be on the November ballot to fill those seats. more »»

Lafarge requests permit to burn new materials

October 2, 2014 ALPENA — The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality held a public hearing Wednesday to receive comment on a draft permit for Lafarge which, if approved, would allow it to burn new materials in... more »»

Water issue sends students home early

October 2, 2014 WILSON—Wilson Elementary School was forced to dismiss classes early Wednesday due to loss of pressure issues with the water system. more »»

County says no to DHS agreement

October 2, 2014 ALPENA — The Alpena County Board of Commissioners voted not to enter into a two-year agreement with the State of Michigan for providing legal services by the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office to the... more »»

Alcona purchases new folding machine

October 2, 2014 HARRISVILLE — In order to compete in today’s world, keeping up with technology is an aspect that has to be priority. more »»

Humane society finds creative ways to fundraise

October 2, 2014 HARRISVILLE — During difficult financial times nonprofits turn to creative methods in order to keep doors open. more »»

Just for fun

October 1, 2014 more »»

County contemplates sale of land near airport

October 1, 2014 ALPENA — Alpena County has been approached by a potential developer about purchasing six parcels, equaling 14 acres, of land on M-32 and Airport Road near Alpena County Regional Airpor. more »»

County designates hotel site as a district

October 1, 2014 ALPENA — City Manager Greg Sundin made a request to the Alpena County Board of Commissioners to establish the area where the new Holiday Inn Express is to be built as a rehabilitation district durin... more »»

Two road projects ready to begin

October 1, 2014 Work crews are set to begin road and sidewalk ramp projects in two Northeast Michigan communities. Starting today, contractors will begin a project in Posen that involves resurfacing a 1. more »»

Community fire safety day takes place Saturday

October 1, 2014 ALPENA — The Home Depot will host its annual community fire safety day Saturday, combining fun kids events with informative presentations on staying safe around the home. From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. more »»

Mill to host Applefest Saturday

October 1, 2014 HILLMAN — The smell of fresh baked apple dumplings soon will fill the rooms in Brush Creek Mill for its annual Applefest event Saturday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. more »»

Alcona embracing technology in classrooms

October 1, 2014 LINCOLN — Technology in the classroom is becoming the new norm for teachers, including teachers in Northeast Michigan. more »»

ACC receives $2.5M from career grant

September 30, 2014 ALPENA — Alpena Community College will be receiving $2.5 million as part of a Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant initiative from the U.S. more »»

Alcona County set for winter

September 30, 2014 ALCONA — Alcona County Road Commission Managing Director Jesse Campbell said all of the county salt has been received for this winter and with an additional 1,100 ton left from last year he feels... more »»

Local doctor, expert on ACEs will attend conference in D.C.

September 30, 2014 ALPENA — Local Pediatrician, Dr. more »»

Hello Kitty tortured: $1,500 reward to find suspects

September 30, 2014 ALPENA — Local law enforcement, the Huron Humane Society and concerned citizens are on the lookout for three Alpena youth who allegedly tortured a black cat by pouring kerosene on it. more »»

Traveling wall

September 29, 2014 News Photo by Steve Schulwitz Bill Palmer takes a moment Saturday to reflect on the soldiers who died in Vietnam. more »»

Getting a close look

September 27, 2014 ALPENA — For police departments that serve communities bordering lakes and rivers having a remotely operated vehicle available to help with searches below the water can be key to locating victims, o... more »»



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