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Grants for more downtown housing & rental rehabs in Alpena
April 24, 2014 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
Grants for more downtown housing & rental rehabs in Alpena

The City of Alpena is applying for more grants that would create additional housing in downtown and help rehabilitate other residential rental units on the north side of town.

APS reviews student counts & staffing levels for 2014-15
April 24, 2014 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
APS reviews student counts & staffing levels for 2014-15

Alpena Public Schools is putting together a new general fund budget for 2014-15 and that requires administration to look at enrollment and staffing for the upcoming year.

Gohlke named Woman of the Year by Zonta Club
April 24, 2014 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Gohlke named Woman of the Year by Zonta Club

The Zonta Club of Alpena held its annual Woman of the Year banquet Wednesday.

Alpena woman sent to prison for manufacturing synthetic pot
April 24, 2014 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Alpena woman sent to prison for manufacturing synthetic pot

A woman who manufactured synthetic marijuana inside her Alpena home has been sentenced to prison.

City observes Arbor Day
April 24, 2014 – 12:18 am | Comments Off
City observes Arbor Day

Friday is Arbor Day, dedicated to the beauty of trees and their importance to the environment.

City/State police participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
April 24, 2014 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
City/State police participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

The Michigan State Police and City of Alpena Police are partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.

Hoops for Hope exceeds expectations
April 24, 2014 – 12:10 am | Comments Off
Hoops for Hope exceeds expectations

Hoops for Hope fundraising events in Alpena raised more money this year than last.

Chamber hosts cyber security seminar Friday
April 24, 2014 – 12:06 am | Comments Off
Chamber hosts cyber security seminar Friday

The Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a seminar on cyber security Friday.