Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 31 Jan 2015 06:13:51 EDTSat, 31 Jan 2015 06:13:51 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssTake the time to consider vaccinationshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/538576.htmlA lot has been written on vaccinations in the newspaper recently. While we understand there are reasons for parents not wanting to vaccinate their children, we urge those parents to at least take a moment and reconsider that decision.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTLearning from storms past, presenthttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/538577.htmlOne of the films that played during last weekend's Thunder Bay International Film Festival was "The Great Storm of 1913" by Kevin Essebaggers and Corey Adkins of 9&10 News in Cadilla.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTARMC has tips to successful weight losshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/538578.htmlAs a nutrition expert and health/behavior change expert, Melissa Tolan-Halleck, Alpena Regional Medical Center's community health education coordinator, notes this time of year can be frustrating for peopl.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTOrdinary to extraordinaryhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/538579.htmlTime and seasons move so quickly. We celebrated Christmas ... and now it is a memory. Very soon we will prepare for the Season of Lent, which begins Feb. 18 with Ash Wednesday.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTPettalia will play role in road fundinghttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/538524.htmlPolitical pundits from across Michigan seem to agree that if the sales tax ballot proposal were put to voters today, it would fail. If it is to pass, proponents have 13 weeks to work hard at changing voters' minds on the subject.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT