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Aging baby boomers face home health care challenge
August 6, 2012 – 6:18 am | Comments Off
Aging baby boomers face home health care challenge

Jobs for home health care aides are expected to grow at a faster rate than all others over the next decade as baby boomers age.

Duncan on reform and back to school
August 6, 2012 – 6:17 am | Comments Off
Duncan on reform and back to school

Children will probably notice some changes and challenges in the new school year.

Alpena police taser 20 year-old for resisting arrest
August 3, 2012 – 7:13 am | Comments Off
Alpena police taser 20 year-old for resisting arrest

A 20 year-old man was tasered Friday, after he ran from City of Alpena police and resisted arrest.

County hopes to land more fees at airport
August 3, 2012 – 2:46 am | Comments Off
County hopes to land more fees at airport

Alpena County Commissioners are hoping a new agreement at the airport brings in more money and gives them a better idea of exactly how many planes are flying in and out.

Alpena High designated “Focus School”
August 3, 2012 – 2:40 am | Comments Off
Alpena High designated “Focus School”

Alpena High School has been designated a “Focus School.”

NLA buglary to cost more than $1,500
August 3, 2012 – 2:34 am | Comments Off
NLA buglary to cost more than $1,500

The break in of Northern Lights Arena will cost Alpena County more than $1,500.

MDOT hosts public meetings in Alpena & Gaylord
August 3, 2012 – 2:30 am | Comments Off
MDOT hosts public meetings in Alpena & Gaylord

MDOT is hosting public meetings in Alpena and Gaylord this month, to obtain feedback on the state long-range transportation plan.

Park grants for Alpena & Cheboygan
August 3, 2012 – 2:26 am | Comments Off
Park grants for Alpena & Cheboygan

Governor Rick Snyder has signed legislation authorizing nearly $38 million in Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund grants to support 99 recreation and land acquisition projects.