Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5004/Local Newsen-usTue, 3 May 2016 08:20:38 EDTTue, 3 May 2016 08:20:38 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssAPS celebrates ribbon cutting of new greenhousehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554300.htmlALPENA - Alpena Public Schools staff and students gathered at the new APS greenhouse Monday afternoon for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of the facility for teaching.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBarton City man could face life in prisonhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554301.htmlHARRISVILLE - A Barton City man could face life in prison for a variety of crimes ranging from alleged kidnapping, assaulting a police officer and sexual assault.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTCouncil presented 2016-17 budgethttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554302.htmlALPENA - Alpena Municipal Council was presented the 2016-17 budget Monday and it now will go on display to the public.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTPeters promotes Great Lakes, unmanned aircrafthttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554303.htmlALPENA - Monday afternoon students at Alpena Community College got a brief glimpse of an unmanned aircraft flying just below the tree line on campus. What they probably didn't realize is who the pilot was - Sen. Gary Peters.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTTownship reinstates cash in lieu of insurancehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554304.htmlALPENA - Alpena Township officers will be receiving a cash in lieu of insurance option again as a result of a 4-2 vote during the Alpena Township Board of Trustees meeting Monda.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT