Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Students get tour of high school’s welding lab

January 29, 2016 ALPENA — As Alpena High School welding instructor Ron Cadarette led a group of eighth-graders through the high school’s welding lab Thursday, his students worked at their projects in the booths. more »»

MDARD warns public on Indiana avian flu outbreak

January 29, 2016 LANSING — An outbreak of highly pathogenic avian bird flu that has been reported in Indiana should have Michigan poultry farmers, hobbyists and poultry producers on the watch, experts with the... more »»

TBTA treasurer reports agency still almost $100K under projected revenues

January 29, 2016 ALPENA — The Thunder Bay Transportation Authority is still almost $100,000 under budgeted revenues according to Treasurer Dan Daoust, who announced the numbers during a Thursday meeting of the board. more »»

ARMC, MidMichigan sign definitive agreement

January 28, 2016 ALPENA — The Alpena Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees passed a resolution to execute and deliver a definitive agreement to affiliate between the hospital and MidMichigan Health Wednesday... more »»

Board supports legislation to clear way for hospital ownership

January 28, 2016 ALPENA — The Alpena County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution of support for proposed legislation being considered in the state House and Senate that, if passed, will clear the way for the... more »»

Commissioners vote to receive pay increases

January 28, 2016 ALPENA — Elected officials and non-union employees of Alpena County are going to have larger paychecks in 2016, as raises were approved for the commissioners, while the sheriff and undersheriff are... more »»

Allor to seek 106th House of Representatives seat

January 28, 2016 WILMOT TOWNSHIP — Three-term Cheboygan County Commissioner Sue Allor is vying to be the Michigan House of Representatives 106th District Republican candidate. more »»

Zoning board approves McDonald’s requests

January 28, 2016 ALPENA — The Alpena Zoning Board of Appeals voted to approve a pair of variances for the refiguring and construction of a new McDonald’s on Chisholm Street. more »»

Alcona students feeling some glove

January 28, 2016 LINCOLN — Nearly every student in Alcona Elementary teacher Marylynn Mullen’s kindergarten class raised their tiny hands when asked a question, Wednesday, by District Health Department No. more »»

DEQ approves permit for library work

January 28, 2016 HARRISVILLE — The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has approved a permit that will allow a small portion of wetland to be filled in behind the Harrisville Branch of the Alcona County... more »»

Educator discusses wolves in Lower Peninsula

January 28, 2016 ALPENA — Wolves are well-established in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, but are they living and breeding in the northern Lower Peninsula as well? Micheal Cromley, an educator from Afton, told an audienc... more »»

Road comm. to hold back money pending roof fix

January 28, 2016 LINCOLN — Officials with the Alcona County Road Commission are withholding $5,000 to a building contractor until its new operations building’s roof is fixed. more »»

Perchville USA take place first weekend in February

January 28, 2016 Perchville USA will take place Feb. 4-7 in Tawas with activities for all age. more »»

Literacy program

January 27, 2016 more »»

ACC one of 150 colleges eligible for $1M prize

January 27, 2016 ALPENA — Alpena Community College has been selected as one of 150 community colleges in the nation eligible for a $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature... more »»

City receives EPA permit for road through wetland

January 27, 2016 ALPENA — It has taken 18 months and a lot of hurdles needed to be cleared, but the City of Alpena has received the needed permit from the Environmental Protection Administration that should clear th... more »»

Board approves 3-year contracts for clerical, maintenance staff

January 27, 2016 ALPENA — The Alpena County Board of Commissioners voted 8-0 to approve a new three-year contracts with its clerical and maintenance staff. more »»

Keep an eye on pets in winter weather

January 27, 2016 ALPENA — With the groundhog’s prediction for winter less than a week away, there still is plenty of Old Man Winter to deal with for humans and their pets. more »»

TBTA pushes bid deadline

January 27, 2016 ALPENA TWP. — Project scope changes on the Thunder Bay Transportation Authority’s new facility have pushed a construction bidding deadline to early February, according to TBTA Chairman Greg Sundin. more »»

Two dozen calves die in Posen barn fire

January 27, 2016 POSEN TOWNSHIP — A Posen Township dairy farm lost around two dozen calves when a barn caught fire early Tuesday. Posen Township firefighters were called to Styma Dairy Farm at around 12:45 a.m. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web