Articles by Phil Heimerl
An Alpena woman who allowed a male friend to sexually assault her babysitter has been sentenced to 90 days in jail.
A 55 year-old Alpena man was arrested Sunday, for threatening to stab some juveniles with a large knife.
A group of juveniles and other underage persons were caught drinking at a house on Tuttle Street over the weekend.
State Police from Gaylord were able to safely diffuse a tense situation Saturday, after responding to a call of a suicidal man who was heavily armed.
Think you’re not a good candidate for blood donation? Think again.
As November approaches and cooler temperatures settle in Michigan, state health officials still are keeping track of West Nile virus.
About 150 vacant houses on Detroit’s west side are expected to get boarded up as part of a project to improve life in the city and make neighborhoods safer for young people.
A temporary, two-year reduction in Social Security taxes expires, and good luck finding anyone in Washington who wants to extend it.