Articles by Phil Heimerl
A woman who smuggled drugs into the Alpena County Jail is headed to prison.
The Alpena County Sheriff’s Office has been busy over the past 10 days or so, responding to auto accidents, larcenies and other crimes and incidents.
Michigan State Police in Alpena are looking for the owners of two bicycles.
Gas prices in Michigan have fallen 18 cents during the past week to a statewide average of about $3.24 per gallon.
Alpena High School wants to upgrade its video surveillance camera system only five years after it was installed.
A newspaper says the number of police officers in Michigan is down 16 percent since 2001 as local governments deal with lower tax revenue by trimming departments.
There’s still a chance this week to give the ultimate gift this Christmas – the gift of life.
A Grand Rapids area district plans to double state-required lockdown drills at its schools following a shooting rampage that left 20 elementary students dead in Connecticut.