Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 29 Mar 2015 15:15:52 EDTSun, 29 Mar 2015 15:15:52 EDT season latest sign of spring Bay is in that transition stage right now where, depending on the direction of the wind and the temperature outside, one day readers might find ice covering the bay, the next there is open water.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTBenishek does about-face on voters it time to return to the farm? Apparently U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek doesn't believe that to be the case and this week confirmed his intention of seeking a fourth term to Congress as our 1st District congressman.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTQuestions, Anyone? gas in Alpena Q. Reader Leonard Dietz asks, "What is the history of coal gas for fuel in Alpena?" A.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTARMC offers new fresh start to quit smoking is a major cause of cancer, heart disease, bronchitis, emphysema, and stroke. These serious illnesses greatly reduce an individual's well being and longevity.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT"Come and journey with me" Lenten Season is quickly drawing to a close. This Sunday, "Palm Sunday" we remember our Blessed Lord's triumphant entrance to Jerusalem and then we walk the road to Calvary.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT