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APS rolls out Chromebooks to teachers – students up next
February 10, 2016 – 12:52 am | Comments Off
APS rolls out Chromebooks to teachers – students up next

Alpena Public Schools rolled out new Chromebooks to high school teachers during Monday’s in-service day.

Reel Fun Ice Fishing Tournament returns to Grand Lake
February 10, 2016 – 12:42 am | Comments Off
Reel Fun Ice Fishing Tournament returns to Grand Lake

The 8th annual Reel Fun Ice Fishing Tournament returns to Grand Lake on Saturday, February 27.

IRS scam resurfaces in NE Michigan
February 10, 2016 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
IRS scam resurfaces in NE Michigan

It’s tax time and that means a larger number of scammers are on the prowl looking for unsuspecting victims.

Alcona Sheriff releases weekly call sheet
February 10, 2016 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
Alcona Sheriff releases weekly call sheet

The Alcona County Sheriff’s Office took 66 calls for help over the week, including a suicidal person and a breaking and entering.

Lantern-lit cross-country skiing at Cheboygan State Park
February 10, 2016 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Lantern-lit cross-country skiing at Cheboygan State Park

A popular winter event is returning to Cheboygan State Park later this month.

MI gas prices drop below $1.50 for first time in 12 years
February 10, 2016 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
MI gas prices drop below $1.50 for first time in 12 years

The statewide average price for a gallon of gas in Michigan has dropped below $1.50 for the first time in 12 years.

Michigan officials present plan to boost state’s schools
February 10, 2016 – 12:10 am | Comments Off
Michigan officials present plan to boost state’s schools

State Superintendent Brian Whiston has presented a plan aimed at catapulting Michigan schools into one of the nation’s top educational systems.

GM recalling 473,000 trucks and SUVs for brake pedal problem
February 10, 2016 – 12:06 am | Comments Off
GM recalling 473,000 trucks and SUVs for brake pedal problem

General Motors is recalling more than 473,000 trucks and SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because the brake pedals can come loose and fail to work properly.