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Woman drowns in Lake Huron, Alcona Twp. Park
August 17, 2018 – 10:41 am | Comments Off
Woman drowns in Lake Huron, Alcona Twp. Park

An investigation continues into the death of a 57 year-old woman who drowned in Lake Huron, at Alcona Township Park in Black River.

Free breakfast & lunch for all kids at Hinks, Sanborn & ACES
August 17, 2018 – 12:56 am | Comments Off
Free breakfast & lunch for all kids at Hinks, Sanborn & ACES

Alpena Public Schools is expanding a free breakfast and lunch program to include all students at ACES Academy along with Hinks and Sanborn elementary schools.

Grants for road, ORV & snowmobile patrols
August 17, 2018 – 12:40 am | Comments Off
Grants for road, ORV & snowmobile patrols

The Alpena County Sheriff’s Office is applying for grants that would help cover some of the costs associated with patrolling local roads, ORV trails and snowmobile trails.

Alpena Co. budget update through July
August 17, 2018 – 12:34 am | Comments Off
Alpena Co. budget update through July

Alpena County Treasurer Kim Ludlow doesn’t see any major hurdles on the horizon as the budget year approaches the end of eight months.

Alpena library to form teen advisory board
August 17, 2018 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
Alpena library to form teen advisory board

The Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library is forming a teen advisory board in an effort to better serve area youth.

Black River man to be sentenced on drug charges
August 17, 2018 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
Black River man to be sentenced on drug charges

An Alcona County man will be sentenced in September on two counts related to the manufacturing or delivery of methamphetamine.

Miller St. reconstruction starts Monday
August 17, 2018 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
Miller St. reconstruction starts Monday

Crews for the City of Alpena will begin tearing up Miller Street on Monday.

Section of Genshaw to receive new top coat
August 17, 2018 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Section of Genshaw to receive new top coat

A busy section of Genschaw Road will be closed to all through traffic for a portion of Friday, so crews can put down a new asphalt overlay.