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Alpena airport gets $990K to design new terminal building
August 26, 2016 – 12:58 am | Comments Off
Alpena airport gets $990K to design new terminal building

Alpena County is receiving a nearly $1-million grant to help with the construction of a new terminal building at the airport.

Local July jobless rates up, but down from one year ago
August 26, 2016 – 12:46 am | Comments Off
Local July jobless rates up, but down from one year ago

Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in July rose in all of the state’s 17 major labor market areas.

Dollar General celebrates grand opening in Alpena
August 26, 2016 – 12:38 am | Comments Off
Dollar General celebrates grand opening in Alpena

Dollar General is celebrating the opening of its new location on US-23 North in Alpena.

Scammer poses as representative of Zonta Club of Alpena
August 26, 2016 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
Scammer poses as representative of Zonta Club of Alpena

A scammer has been calling local businesses claiming to be selling breast cancer awareness T-shirts for the Zonta Club of Alpena.

Fire near Rogers City destroys pole barn
August 26, 2016 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Fire near Rogers City destroys pole barn

Fire destroyed a pole barn and its contents Thursday, in Presque Isle County’s Belknap Township.

Potato Field Day in Hawks
August 26, 2016 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
Potato Field Day in Hawks

Michigan State University Extension will host a Potato Field Day at the Wilk variety trial in Hawks next week.

Diabetes Talk focuses on eye, dental and foot care
August 26, 2016 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Diabetes Talk focuses on eye, dental and foot care

A monthly Diabetes Talk event is being held at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena next week.

Temporary closure on Grand Lake Highway next week
August 26, 2016 – 12:04 am | Comments Off
Temporary closure on Grand Lake Highway next week

The Presque Isle County Road Commission says a section of Grand Lake Highway will be closed most of next week, so employees can replace a culvert at Schaut Creek.