Articles by Phil Heimerl
The business relationship with Target Alpena and the local chamber of commerce is said to be running smoothly.
Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates increased in all of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas in June.
Contractors, builders and homeowners in Alpena kept busy in June, pulling a total of 55 building permits.
An Alpena church is hosting an elder abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation prevention conference.
An Alpena man is in prison for drunk driving and identity theft.
State Police from Alpena are searching for the person or persons who stole a trailer and a piece of construction equipment from a Wolverine Power substation in Wilson Township.
Authorities say they have identified a “subject of interest” after a 37 year-old woman told police she was raped by a hitchhiker in Northern Michigan.
Farmers in four western Upper Peninsula counties are expected to be eligible for low-interest loans due to heat- and drought-related crop damage and losses.