Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 26 Nov 2014 07:36:09 EDTWed, 26 Nov 2014 07:36:09 EDT citizen, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTFamilies share a love of a child on Adoption Day - For Judge Thomas LaCross, Michigan Adoption Day celebrated on Nov. 25 each year in Michigan, is entirely about choice - the choice to share, to love and to choose to open what is usually a closed session to the public.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTThanksgiving travelers may encounter rain and snow - Almost 90 percent of Michigan and U.S. travelers will celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with a road trip this year according to AAA Travel.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTOfficials visit Alpena with focus on roads, local economy - More than a dozen state representatives, senators and department directors took time out before the Thanksgiving holiday to visit Alpena as a guest of Rep. Peter Petallia.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTCounty opts out of Public Act 152 - During last week's Alpena County Finance Committee, meeting commissioners voted to recommend to the board that it enter into Public Act 152, which established a cap for the amount of money municipalities can spend on employees' health...Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT