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APS board approves stadium scoreboard purchase
September 4, 2015 – 4:04 am | Comments Off
APS board approves stadium scoreboard purchase

The board of education for Alpena Public Schools met in special session on Thursday morning and approved the purchase of a new scoreboard for Wildcat Stadium in a different configuration than was originally planned.
A fundraising …

Exchange Club of Alpena celebrates 90 years
September 4, 2015 – 4:03 am | Comments Off
Exchange Club of Alpena celebrates 90 years

The Exchange Club of Alpena is celebrating its 90th anniversary this month.
Officially chartered on September 11, 1925, the local club is known for its support of the community through three Programs of Service – Americanism, …

More than 30,000 expected to visit Harrisville for Harmony Weekend
September 4, 2015 – 4:02 am | Comments Off
More than 30,000 expected to visit Harrisville for Harmony Weekend

Harrisville will be bustling with activity this Saturday and Sunday, as Harmony Weekend returns for another run.
As many as 30,000 people are expected to visit the city to enjoy barbershop quartets, sweet Adelines and the …

S.A.N.E cops take heroin off Petoskey streets
September 4, 2015 – 4:01 am | Comments Off
S.A.N.E cops take heroin off Petoskey streets

An investigation by Straits Area Narcotics Enforcement officers led the team to a search in Emmet County that culminated in an arrest and stopping heroin from being sold in the streets.
A 33 year-old Petoskey man …

Investigation into fatal crash continues in Gaylord
September 4, 2015 – 4:00 am | Comments Off
Investigation into fatal crash continues in Gaylord

Troopers from the Gaylord State Police Post are continuing their investigation into a fatal accident in Bagley Township between a car and a motorcycle.
According to investigators, 37 year-old Joseph Matelski from Gaylord was riding his …

College advisers join schools in Alcona, Alpena & Oscoda
September 3, 2015 – 9:00 am | Comments Off
College advisers join schools in Alcona, Alpena & Oscoda

A new college adviser is being welcomed to Alpena High School and ACES Academy this week, through Michigan College Access Network’s new program, AdviseMI.

Meijer offers match to help stock Alpena Salvation Army food pantry
September 3, 2015 – 8:55 am | Comments Off
Meijer offers match to help stock Alpena Salvation Army food pantry

Meijer is holding a special promotion to help stock the shelves of the Alpena Salvation Army food pantry.

Two teens ejected & injured after drunk driver crashes in Cheboygan
September 3, 2015 – 8:53 am | Comments Off
Two teens ejected & injured after drunk driver crashes in Cheboygan

Two teenagers were ejected from a vehicle and seriously injured during the early morning hours Wednesday, (SEPT 2) following a drunk driving accident in Cheboygan County.