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City issues statement on water quality
March 1, 2019 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
City issues statement on water quality

The City of Alpena has issued a statement to reassure residents that the city’s water quality exceeds all national and state drinking water requirements.

Lincoln man seriously injured in snowmobile crash
March 1, 2019 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Lincoln man seriously injured in snowmobile crash

A 26 year-old man from Lincoln was seriously injured and airlifted to a downstate hospital Thursday, following a snowmobile accident in Mikado Township.

Troopers arrest 4 for drunk driving following 120 traffic stops
March 1, 2019 – 12:18 am | Comments Off
Troopers arrest 4 for drunk driving following 120 traffic stops

Residents of Alcona, Alpena, Montmorency, Oscoda, and Presque Isle counties placed 86 calls for help with the Michigan State Police Alpena Post over the week.

APS Super invites public to coffee
March 1, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
APS Super invites public to coffee

The superintendent of Alpena Public Schools is inviting the community to with meet with him over coffee next week.

Good Morning Alpena Breakfast – No More Status Quo
March 1, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Good Morning Alpena Breakfast – No More Status Quo

Another Good Morning Alpena Breakfast event is being held next Friday, March 8.

Michigan Senate approves bills to combat mail theft
March 1, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
Michigan Senate approves bills to combat mail theft

Legislation advancing in Michigan would combat mail theft that law enforcers say is an increasing problem across the state.

Alpena killer to be released from prison after 40+ years
February 28, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off
Alpena killer to be released from prison after 40+ years

An Alpena man who committed a brutal murder nearly 41 years-ago is scheduled to be released from prison in April.

Allor votes to add lakefront to Tawas park system
February 28, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off
Allor votes to add lakefront to Tawas park system

State Representative Sue Allor Wednesday, voted in favor of legislation that would add lakeshore to the Tawas City park system.

33 year-old woman admits to selling scripts in Alpena Twp.
February 28, 2019 – 12:40 am | Comments Off
33 year-old woman admits to selling scripts in Alpena Twp.

A 33 year-old Alpena woman has been sentenced for selling the prescription painkiller hydrocodone.

Alcona deputies investigate domestic assault, fraud & more
February 28, 2019 – 12:34 am | Comments Off
Alcona deputies investigate domestic assault, fraud & more

Deputies with the Alcona County Sheriff’s Office investigated complaints for domestic violence and fraud over the week.

Cars collide at Chisholm & Johnson
February 28, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
Cars collide at Chisholm & Johnson

Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Johnson and Chisholm streets in Alpena Tuesday, after one of the drivers failed to yield the right of way.

Bergman votes no on gun control legislation
February 28, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
Bergman votes no on gun control legislation

Congressman Jack Bergman has released a statement after voting against a gun control bill.