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AMA-ESD schools receive $1.945M “talent” grant
December 18, 2018 – 12:56 am | Comments Off
AMA-ESD schools receive $1.945M “talent” grant

More than 5,200 students in northeast Michigan will be benefiting from an approximate $1.945 million grant that will be used to create innovative education models in career training and exploration.

Outdoors and under the bright lights – ice rink at Bayview Park
December 18, 2018 – 12:44 am | Comments Off
Outdoors and under the bright lights – ice rink at Bayview Park

An outdoor ice skating rink is being erected at Bayview Park by a group calling itself Friends of the Alpena Outdoor Ice Rink.

New judge appointed to bench in Cheboygan/Presque Isle
December 18, 2018 – 12:38 am | Comments Off
New judge appointed to bench in Cheboygan/Presque Isle

A new judge has been appointed to the 53rd Circuit Court of Cheboygan and Presque Isle counties to take over for Judge Scott Pavlich who retired earlier this month.

Alpena man sentenced in “funny money” case
December 18, 2018 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
Alpena man sentenced in “funny money” case

A young Alpena man has been sentenced for using phony money to purchase a couple of items from unsuspecting victims.

Rogers City man seriously injured in crash
December 18, 2018 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Rogers City man seriously injured in crash

A 25 year-old Rogers City man was seriously injured over the weekend, following a single-vehicle accident in Alpena.

Montmorency deputies respond to burglar alarms, fender benders, disputes & more
December 18, 2018 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
Montmorency deputies respond to burglar alarms, fender benders, disputes & more

The Montmorency County Sheriff’s Office responded to 78 complaints over the week.

Lower gas prices for Christmas travel
December 18, 2018 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Lower gas prices for Christmas travel

Motorists across Michigan will enjoy lower prices at the pumps over the Christmas holiday.

Team appointed by Snyder announces improvements to CPS
December 18, 2018 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
Team appointed by Snyder announces improvements to CPS

Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration says improvements have been made to Child Protective Services after a state audit uncovered many deficiencies.

APS receives over $130K for reading, PBL, robotics & NWEA
December 17, 2018 – 12:56 am | Comments Off
APS receives over $130K for reading, PBL, robotics & NWEA

Four new grants will be used by Alpena Public Schools for early literacy, project based learning, testing students and robotics programs.

Nearly 3.6 Million Michiganders to travel over the holidays
December 17, 2018 – 12:44 am | Comments Off
Nearly 3.6 Million Michiganders to travel over the holidays

A record number of Michiganders are expected to travel over the upcoming holiday season.

Appeals court affirms conviction of Oscoda man for sexually assaulting stepdaughter
December 17, 2018 – 12:38 am | Comments Off
Appeals court affirms conviction of Oscoda man for sexually assaulting stepdaughter

The Michigan Court of Appeals has struck down the arguments of an Oscoda County man who is serving a prison sentence for sexually assaulting his young stepdaughter.

Tires & rims found on US 23 near Ossineke
December 17, 2018 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
Tires & rims found on US 23 near Ossineke

The Alpena County Sheriff’s Office is searching for the owner of a pair of vehicle rims and tires that were found on US-23 near Piper Road.