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APS may have to make up as few as 4 snow days
March 14, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off
APS may have to make up as few as 4 snow days

Students at Alpena Public Schools may spend as few as three extra days in school in June, despite losing 17 days of instruction due to extreme winter conditions that included snowy and icy roads and dangerously low wind chills.

APS starts budget process for 2019-20
March 14, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off
APS starts budget process for 2019-20

Alpena Public Schools unveiled draft versions of long-range technology and maintenance budgets for the 2019-20 school year during a board of education finance committee meeting Wednesday.

Weather spotter classes coming to Atlanta, Cheboygan, East Tawas & Harrisville
March 14, 2019 – 12:40 am | Comments Off
Weather spotter classes coming to Atlanta, Cheboygan, East Tawas & Harrisville

The National Weather Service in Gaylord is gearing up for the spring season by hosting a series of SKYWARN weather spotter training classes across northern Michigan.

Spring Break Mash-Up! At Alpena library
March 14, 2019 – 12:32 am | Comments Off
Spring Break Mash-Up! At Alpena library

The Alpena County library is offering some free fun for kids over the week of spring break.

Parent info forum tonight on selecting a college
March 14, 2019 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Parent info forum tonight on selecting a college

A parent informational forum on choosing a college is being held at Alpena High School Thursday.

Older persons grant apps for 2020 now available
March 14, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
Older persons grant apps for 2020 now available

Applications are now being accepted for funding through the 2020 Alpena County Senior Millage.

Reports on Michigan child welfare ‘depressing,’ says judge
March 14, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
Reports on Michigan child welfare ‘depressing,’ says judge

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s administration has inherited a troubled child-welfare system that has failed to protect foster kids from abuse and operates with a faulty computer network that might need to be scrapped after just five years.

As weather warms, coyote sightings more common in Michigan
March 14, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
As weather warms, coyote sightings more common in Michigan

Michigan wildlife officials say it’s the time of year when coyote sightings will be common around the state.

Colorado’s ‘bomb cyclone’ storm barrels toward Midwest
March 14, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
Colorado’s ‘bomb cyclone’ storm barrels toward Midwest

National Guard troops were using specialized vehicles with tank-like treads to rescue stranded drivers in Colorado in the wake of a massive late-winter storm that’s expected to unleash heavy rain and snow on the Midwest plains Thursday.

Benefit Hockey Game Sunday, March 17th
March 13, 2019 – 11:00 am | Comments Off
Benefit Hockey Game Sunday, March 17th

Alpena Hockey is sponsoring a Puck O’ the Irish Benefit hockey game this Sunday, March 17th at 2pm at Northern Lights Arena.

Supermarket Sweep!
March 13, 2019 – 9:39 am | Comments Off
Supermarket Sweep!

Join 107.7 The Bay, Alpena Community Credit Union, and Neiman’s Family Market for Supermarket Sweep! Wednesday, March 13th from 4 to 6 PM

Totally 80′s Concert April 6th!
March 13, 2019 – 8:24 am | Comments Off
Totally 80′s Concert April 6th!

Join us for our last concert of the winter season, Saturday April 6th at the Aplex in Alpena featuring Totally!