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County’s adds $430K to general fund balance
July 22, 2016 – 12:54 am | Comments Off
County’s adds $430K to general fund balance

A 2015 year-end financial audit has been completed for Alpena County.

Art in the Loft seeks entries for Black & White juried art exhibit
July 22, 2016 – 12:48 am | Comments Off
Art in the Loft seeks entries for Black & White juried art exhibit

Art in the Loft is seeking entries for a Black and White juried art exhibit.

Jury selection today – Alpena murder trial starts Monday
July 22, 2016 – 12:40 am | Comments Off
Jury selection today – Alpena murder trial starts Monday

Just selection begins Friday, in the case of an Alpena man accused of a drive-by murder.

Water Warriors to stay overnight in Alpena & Tawas
July 22, 2016 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
Water Warriors to stay overnight in Alpena & Tawas

The Water Warriors will embark on their 26th annual 5-day personal watercraft endurance ride from the Mackinac Bridge to Harsens Island next week.

Area state parks offer archery & twilight yoga
July 22, 2016 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
Area state parks offer archery & twilight yoga

Two state parks in northeast Michigan are offering free outdoor events next week.

Roller skating at Northern Lights Arena
July 22, 2016 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
Roller skating at Northern Lights Arena

Northern Lights Arena in Alpena will be hosting a new event this weekend – roller skating.

Officials urge Michigan residents to find ways to stay cool
July 22, 2016 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Officials urge Michigan residents to find ways to stay cool

Many places across Michigan will experience above average temperatures for at least the next couple of days, and officials are encouraging people to use air conditioners and swimming pools as ways to stay cool amid high temperatures and humidity.

Michigan will appeal straight-party decision
July 22, 2016 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
Michigan will appeal straight-party decision

Michigan’s attorney general and secretary of state will appeal a federal judge’s decision that blocks a ban on straight-party voting in the fall election.