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Construction update on Plaza Pool & Annex Building
July 30, 2015 – 12:44 am | Comments Off
Construction update on Plaza Pool & Annex Building

It’s going to cost more than $30,000 to repair a crumbling wall at the Alpena County Plaza Pool building.

Preliminary numbers show ARMC ends year up $3.8M
July 30, 2015 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
Preliminary numbers show ARMC ends year up $3.8M

The Board of Trustees for Alpena Regional Medical Center received an update this week, on the hospital’s preliminary financial numbers for June and the end of the fiscal year.

DNR awards nearly $250,000 for projects along Iron Belle Trail
July 30, 2015 – 12:32 am | Comments Off
DNR awards nearly $250,000 for projects along Iron Belle Trail

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has awarded 16 grantees in 15 counties a total of $249,190 to develop Michigan’s newest and longest trail, the Iron Belle.

Two High school students from NE Michigan participate in trooper training
July 30, 2015 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Two High school students from NE Michigan participate in trooper training

Over the past two weeks, 105 high school students, including two from northeast Michigan, experienced what it takes to become Michigan State Police troopers.

25th annual Lewiston Timberfest starts Friday
July 30, 2015 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
25th annual Lewiston Timberfest starts Friday

The annual Lewiston Timberfest kicks off on Friday with fun activities continuing throughout the weekend.

Salvation Army accepting Back to School donations
July 30, 2015 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
Salvation Army accepting Back to School donations

The Salvation Army of Alpena is now accepting donations of Back to School supplies to help young students from less fortunate families.

Alpena Power outage
July 30, 2015 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Alpena Power outage

Some customers of Alpena Power Company lost service for a short period of time Wednesday.

Michigan warns of wildfire danger because of heat, dryness
July 30, 2015 – 12:04 am | Comments Off
Michigan warns of wildfire danger because of heat, dryness

Michigan authorities say there’s a growing danger of wildfires because of hot weather and a lack of rain in many parts of the state.