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UPDATE: ALL CLEAR…Bomb threat discovered at Alpena High – basketball games moved
December 19, 2014 – 6:08 pm | Comments Off
UPDATE: ALL CLEAR…Bomb threat discovered at Alpena High – basketball games moved

An official with Alpena Public Schools has informed True North Radio that the Michigan State Police have concluded their sweep of the high school and no bomb or other explosive devices were found Friday.

County finances on track for 2014
December 19, 2014 – 8:22 am | Comments Off
County finances on track for 2014

Alpena County’s finances are in better shape with less than two weeks to go in the fiscal year then at the beginning of 2014.

NE MI Youth Advisory Council hands out grants
December 19, 2014 – 8:19 am | Comments Off
NE MI Youth Advisory Council hands out grants

The Northeast Michigan Youth Advisory Council recently awarded more than $12,000 in grants to two non-profit organizations and six area schools.

Alpena police looking for hit and run driver
December 19, 2014 – 8:18 am | Comments Off
Alpena police looking for hit and run driver

Alpena police are continuing the search for a driver that hit and injured a teenager on Pinecrest Street on Thursday and left the scene.

Appeals court turns down arguments of Cheboygan man
December 19, 2014 – 8:17 am | Comments Off
Appeals court turns down arguments of Cheboygan man

A Cheboygan man will stay in prison on drug charges after the Michigan Court of Appeals this week, found no reason to grant him relief.

Input sought on lake sturgeon management effort in Cheboygan & Presque Isle
December 19, 2014 – 8:14 am | Comments Off
Input sought on lake sturgeon management effort in Cheboygan & Presque Isle

The Department of Natural Resources says a lake sturgeon management effort in Cheboygan and Presque Isle counties’ Black Lake will be part of a public survey this winter.

Wind turbine park goes online
December 19, 2014 – 8:11 am | Comments Off
Wind turbine park goes online

A Consumers Energy wind park has started serving electric customers in Michigan’s Thumb region.

Great Lakes cleanup bill stalled in state senate
December 19, 2014 – 8:07 am | Comments Off
Great Lakes cleanup bill stalled in state senate

A bill that would have continued a Great Lakes environmental cleanup program for five more years has stalled in Congress.