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ARMC makes way for new MRI
January 18, 2013 – 12:03 am | Comments Off
ARMC makes way for new MRI

A crane was used to lift the MRI unit through the roof of Alpena Regional Medical Center Thursday, to make room for a new MRI coming in February.

CMU rape suspect shot & killed after leading police in Gaylord on chase
January 18, 2013 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
CMU rape suspect shot & killed after leading police in Gaylord on chase

Authorities say a man abducted and raped a Central Michigan University student and set fire to a house where she fled.

Lawyer loses appeal & 64K IRS refund over postmark
January 18, 2013 – 12:01 am | Comments Off
Lawyer loses appeal & 64K IRS refund over postmark

A dispute over a postmark is costing a lawyer a $64,000 refund from the Internal Revenue Service.

Commissioners to vote on 10-year plan for airport
January 17, 2013 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
Commissioners to vote on 10-year plan for airport

When Alpena County Commissioners meet later this month, they are expected to approve a new 10-year Airport Capital Improvement Plan (ACIP).

APS board committee recommendations for endowment fund
January 17, 2013 – 12:11 am | Comments Off
APS board committee recommendations for endowment fund

The finance committee of the Alpena Public Schools board of education has made recommendations on how to distribute nearly $20,000 from an endowment fund.

Finance committee approves 4th quarter budget adjustments
January 17, 2013 – 12:09 am | Comments Off
Finance committee approves 4th quarter budget adjustments

The new treasurer for Alpena County presented the finance committee Wednesday, with 4th quarter budget adjustments.

Police seize guns & a grenade from Presque Isle home
January 17, 2013 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Police seize guns & a grenade from Presque Isle home

Felony charges are being sought in two counties against a pair of suspects for multiple handgun violations and the illegal possession of a grenade.

Lantern-lit cross-country skiing returns to Cheboygan State Park
January 17, 2013 – 12:06 am | Comments Off
Lantern-lit cross-country skiing returns to Cheboygan State Park

A popular event is returning to Cheboygan State Park near the end of the month.