Articles by Phil Heimerl
American Red Cross officials are asking residents to take a few minutes out of their schedule to give blood this week.
Michigan lawmakers are seeking to change the state’s high school graduation requirements to make it easier for students to pursue career and technical education programs.
People convicted of animal abuse would be required to register with local law enforcement and prohibited from adopting animals under legislation recently introduced in the Michigan House.
About 200 people turned out at the Michigan Capitol over the weekend, for a rally in favor of putting more restrictions on gun ownership.
The winter storm moving through northeast Michigan is delaying the timeframe to hire a new manager for the City of Alpena.
Alpena Public Schools has set up some extra meetings with the board of education’s finance committee to address a deficit elimination plan.
Art Van Furniture is closing the doors on its Onaway store at the end of May.
The construction value of building projects in the City of Alpena was higher in March when compared to the same time period in 2012.