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Another dairy herd in Alpena Co. tests positive for bovine TB
April 24, 2015 – 12:44 am | Comments Off
Another dairy herd in Alpena Co. tests positive for bovine TB

Another dairy herd in Alpena County has tested positive for bovine tuberculosis.

APS closes on former elementary school building
April 24, 2015 – 12:40 am | Comments Off
APS closes on former elementary school building

Alpena Public Schools has closed on the former Long Rapids Township school building and adjoining seven acres of land.

NE Michigan again leads state in over-the-year jobless rate decline
April 24, 2015 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
NE Michigan again leads state in over-the-year jobless rate decline

Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates in March declined slightly in nine of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas.

Volunteers to clean up Sturgeon Point Lighthouse in Harrisville
April 24, 2015 – 12:32 am | Comments Off
Volunteers to clean up Sturgeon Point Lighthouse in Harrisville

Volunteers, volunteer groups and tourism professionals will be sprucing up the Sturgeon Point Lighthouse in Harrisville next month.

Alpena observes Arbor Day
April 24, 2015 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
Alpena observes Arbor Day

Friday is Arbor Day, dedicated to the beauty of trees and their importance to the environment.

Afton man arrested for beating victim unconscious
April 24, 2015 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Afton man arrested for beating victim unconscious

A 26 year-old Afton man has been arrested for allegedly beating another man unconscious.

United Way awards $11K in mini grants to local agencies
April 24, 2015 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
United Way awards $11K in mini grants to local agencies

The United Way Board of Directors recently awarded more than $11,000 in mini grants to support programs or projects of human care entities in Alcona, Alpena and Montmorency Counties.

ACC hires new director of facilities management
April 24, 2015 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
ACC hires new director of facilities management

Alpena Community College has hired an ACC graduate to fill the role of director of facilities management.