Articles by Phil Heimerl
The City of Alpena is hiring an attorney to help negotiate a new water and sewer rate contract with Alpena Township.
Alpena County Regional Airport experienced its busiest month of 2013 in May.
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 22 year-old woman from the Alpena and Ossineke areas who failed to show up for court Monday.
The Alpena County Sheriff’s Office responded to five suicide calls over the 10-day period leading up to this past Saturday.
The Presque Isle County Sheriff’s Office handled 52 complaints over the past week.
AAA Michigan says gasoline prices jumped about 23 cents during the past week to a statewide average of about $4.10 per gallon.
Crews for the City of Alpena will be picking up brush curbside next week.
A new state report says the number of traditional landlines in Michigan is continuing to fall and says cellphones now make up three-quarters of all phones.