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Over 1M Michiganders plan 4th of July getaway
June 30, 2015 – 12:42 am | Comments Off
Over 1M Michiganders plan 4th of July getaway

AAA projects nearly 1.4 million Michiganders will journey 50 miles or more from home this Independence Day.

Tawas City officials to consider backyard chicken ordinance
June 30, 2015 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
Tawas City officials to consider backyard chicken ordinance

A woman who started a chicken fight in northeast Michigan is continuing her quest to bring the birds to residential areas as a City Council member.

Arizona woman arrested on drug charges in Alpena
June 30, 2015 – 12:32 am | Comments Off
Arizona woman arrested on drug charges in Alpena

A 32 year-old woman from Arizona may spend an extended period of time in Alpena before she’s released to authorities in her home state.

Pettalia holds office hours in Rogers City
June 30, 2015 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Pettalia holds office hours in Rogers City

State Representative Peter Pettalia is holding informal office hours in Presque Isle County this week.

City, County, Township offices closed for holiday
June 30, 2015 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
City, County, Township offices closed for holiday

Alpena County, City and Township offices will be closed Friday, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

State Gas prices unchanged over the week
June 30, 2015 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
State Gas prices unchanged over the week

Gas prices across Michigan stayed relatively stable last week.

Pre-holiday blood drives in Lewiston & Hale
June 30, 2015 – 12:10 am | Comments Off
Pre-holiday blood drives in Lewiston & Hale

The American Red Cross is hosting two blood drives in northeast Michigan this week, in advance of the holiday weekend.

Man dies after large firework explodes near his head
June 30, 2015 – 12:05 am | Comments Off
Man dies after large firework explodes near his head

Police say a 47 year-old man has died after a large firework shell he was holding exploded near his head in suburban Detroit.