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Battling the odds

February 28, 2015 ALPENA — Diseases such as cancer and AIDS grab headlines in the United States. more »»

Most question why children wouldn’t be vaccinated

February 28, 2015 LeAnne Ockerman never questioned whether to vaccinate her son against the measles, whooping cough and other diseases making a resurgence in recent months. more »»

Setting a course for reading

February 28, 2015 ALPENA — Besser Elementary School kicked off March is Reading Month with an assembly that was out of this world Frida. more »»

Annual cross country race this weekend

February 28, 2015 BLACK LAKE — Strap on your skis and hit the trail, or just head out and watch the action at an annual weekend-long cross country skiing event on Black Mountai. more »»

TBTA approves rate increases

February 28, 2015 ALPENA — The Thunder Bay Transportation Authority Board of Directors held a three tier vote to approve revenue rates, percentage increase for the third party contract and the budget for fiscal year... more »»

PI board gives support to dark skies plan

February 28, 2015 ROGERS CITY — Presque Isle County commissioners voiced their support for a plan to designate two Northeast Michigan state parks as dark sky preserve. more »»

Smigelski wins Ray Kroc Award

February 28, 2015 Brenda Smigelski, general manager of the Alpena McDonald’s restaurant at 1424 M-32 West, recently received the Ray Kroc Award, an annual performance-based award that recognizes the top performing... more »»

Bringing home a furry friend

February 28, 2015 While a joyful internal voice may shout to bring home each cute new furry pet encountered, area professionals, ranging from humane society staff to veterinarians, all recommend careful research in... more »»

Students in running for $10K

February 27, 2015 ALPENA — Ella White fourth grade students in Bob Thomson’s class are in the running for $10,000 through a challenge from the Paul G. more »»

TB testing informational meeting held

February 27, 2015 ROGERS CITY — Sixty to 70 Presque Isle County cattle herd owners must test their cattle for bovine tuberculosis after hunters shot two TB-positive deer in the county in 2014. more »»

DNR invasive species grants benefit NE Mich.

February 27, 2015 ALPENA — A new Department of Natural Resources grant program will help fight the spread of invasive species across the state, including Northeast Michiga. more »»

Inspiration Alcona receives record amount of grants

February 27, 2015 LINCOLN — Inspiration Alcona, a 501(c)3 public charity organization in Alcona County, has received a record amount in grant funding totaling over $9,000 for 2015. more »»

Fourth-graders at Hinks gather over 1,000 items to donate

February 27, 2015 ALPENA — Hinks Elementary School has collected over 1,000 food items to donate to the Salvation Army food pantry as part of the schools Giving From the Heart Food Drive. more »»

‘Create Tomorrow’s Memories’ kicks off at NLA today

February 27, 2015 ALPENA — Northern Lights Arena Community and the staff at the facility have made it a mission to provide quality ice and non-ice events for families in Alpena County and beyond. more »»

TBTA receives address for new location

February 27, 2015 ALPENA — Thunder Bay Transportation Authority has received its assigned address for the location of the new bus facility on the east side of US-23 North directly at the corner of Hamilton Road as... more »»

Temps may be coldest February since 1916

February 26, 2015 ALPENA — If temperatures forecasted for Alpena for the next three days hold true, this month will be the coldest February since the National Weather Service began collecting weather data in 1916. more »»

Voters turn down 2 proposals in Hillman

February 26, 2015 HILLMAN — Both ballot proposals for Hillman Community Schools failed at the polls Tuesday evening. more »»

Accused drive-by shooter rejects sentencing deal

February 26, 2015 ROGERS CITY — An Alpena man accused of shooting at a Rogers City house is headed to trial after rejecting a sentencing agreement. more »»

Alcona library board decides against reciprocal borrowing with Otsego

February 26, 2015 ARRISVILLE — The Alcona County Library Board of Trustees received a letter from the Otsego County Library requesting an agreement for reciprocal borrowin. more »»

Onaway school board welcomes new member

February 26, 2015 ONAWAY — The newest member of Onaway Area Community Schools’ Board of Education was a write-in candidate for the board in 2014. more »»



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