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Steiger files suit against 7 MSP & HUNT officers
October 31, 2014 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
Steiger files suit against 7 MSP & HUNT officers

Presque Isle County Prosecutor Rick Steiger has filed a civil lawsuit against the police officers he said brought a bogus “doctor shopping” charge against him in 2011.

Ben Affleck raising awareness of disease found in Alpena
October 31, 2014 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
Ben Affleck raising awareness of disease found in Alpena

Actor Ben Affleck now has ties to the Alpena area – well sort of.

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday
October 31, 2014 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday

We sprung ahead in March and this weekend we’ll fall back. Daylight Saving Time (DST) ends at 2 a.m. Sunday.

Electricity scam shocks Rogers City residents
October 31, 2014 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Electricity scam shocks Rogers City residents

A telephone scam involving residential electric bills has reached consumers in Rogers City.

APS hosts College Application Week
October 31, 2014 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
APS hosts College Application Week

Governor Snyder has declared November 3-7 Michigan College Application Week, and Alpena Public Schools is hosting its own event in conjunction with the declaration.

Winter parking restrictions takes effect in Alpena
October 31, 2014 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
Winter parking restrictions takes effect in Alpena

The City of Alpena will begin enforcing its winter parking restrictions on Saturday.

DPW open Saturday for city residents
October 31, 2014 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
DPW open Saturday for city residents

The City of Alpena is opening its public works service center Saturday, so city residents can drop off bagged grass and other yard waste.

Indian River pier opens early for World War II veteran
October 31, 2014 – 12:04 am | Comments Off
Indian River pier opens early for World War II veteran

A northern Lower Peninsula town has opened a pier honoring veterans early at the request of a 91 year-old World War II veteran.