The Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:45:10 EDTSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:45:10 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSpeer: It has to come down to the class sizehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529293.html"Class size" has been an educational buzz word for decades now.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTEditorial: HUNT helps keep NE Michigan safehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529294.htmlUnfortunately, illegal drugs remain a dark side to the world in which we live. And, Northeast Michigan is not immune to that world. The Huron Undercover Narcotics Team recently released its annual report.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTEditorial: Hopefully state unemployment numbers continue downward pathhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529281.htmlSix years is a long time. Putting things in perspective, six years ago Barack Obama was just being elected as president in November and one month later, the Detroit Lions set a National Football League record for finishing with a 0-16 recor.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTFletcher: The effects of minimum wagehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529257.htmlA quick study of the effect of government setting a minimum wage is a great way to study the effect of barriers to work and artificial pricing as opposed to market equilibrium price point.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTStutzman: When you get there, remember where you came fromhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529244.htmlI have a little knick-knack sign in my office that reads, "When You Get There, Remember Where You Came From." It's located on a short bookcase across from my desk so it catches my eye frequentl.Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT