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Presque Isle corrections officer pleads guilty to sexual assault
November 21, 2014 – 5:00 pm | Comments Off
Presque Isle corrections officer pleads guilty to sexual assault

A Presque Isle County corrections officer on unpaid administrative leave has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a woman.

County on the hook for library employees retirement
November 21, 2014 – 12:34 am | Comments Off
County on the hook for library employees retirement

Alpena County is on the hook for a portion of the lifetime retirement benefits for employees of a former non-profit library that closed up shop in 2008.

APS: New case of whooping cough at Ella White
November 21, 2014 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
APS: New case of whooping cough at Ella White

A second case of whooping cough has been found in a student attending Alpena Public Schools.

City issues fewer building permits but for bigger projects
November 21, 2014 – 12:24 am | Comments Off
City issues fewer building permits but for bigger projects

It appears likely the City of Alpena will issue fewer building permits in 2014 compared to one year ago.

Nowicki gets cobbs hearing in case of drug overdose death
November 21, 2014 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
Nowicki gets cobbs hearing in case of drug overdose death

One of two Alpena men linked to a drug overdose death on Christmas Day 2012 has been granted a cobbs evaluation.

APS searching for Career Day presenters
November 21, 2014 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
APS searching for Career Day presenters

Alpena Public Schools is searching for members of the working public who might want to share their job experiences with high school students.

Snowmobile catches fire at Canada Creek Ranch
November 21, 2014 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Snowmobile catches fire at Canada Creek Ranch

A snowmobile went up in flames in Montmorency County’s Canada Creek Ranch Wednesday.

Michigan Christmas tree farmers lack cheer in snow
November 21, 2014 – 12:03 am | Comments Off
Michigan Christmas tree farmers lack cheer in snow

Frigid temperatures and heavy snow are posing challenges to wholesale Christmas tree growers in Michigan as they try to ship out their final orders.