Articles by Phil Heimerl
The board of education for Alpena Public Schools officially showed their support this week, for two new programs at the high school.
The City of Alpena is one of 17 communities selected for participation in the statewide Redevelopment Ready Communities (RRC) program in 2014.
Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in Michigan increased in eight major labor market regions during January, and declined in seven.
A young man from Alpena with a lengthy criminal history is headed to prison.
The man who escaped from the Cheboygan County Jail late last year has reached a plea agreement to settle the case.
A Los Angeles jury has decided helmet maker Riddell Inc. isn’t liable for the severe brain injury of a high school football player who suffered a helmet-to-helmet hit during a game.
It’s likely four millage renewals will appear on the August ballot in Alpena County.
A number of utilities across northeast Michigan have asked their residents to run a small stream of water this winter, to avoid frozen pipes.