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World’s tallest dog from Otsego dies at age 5
September 12, 2014 – 12:03 am | Comments Off
World’s tallest dog from Otsego dies at age 5

The Otsego Great Dane that held the title of world’s tallest dog has died at age 5.

RadioShack warns of possible Ch. 11 bankruptcy
September 12, 2014 – 12:01 am | Comments Off
RadioShack warns of possible Ch. 11 bankruptcy

RadioShack says it may need to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization if it can’t rework its debt or find another way to ease a cash crunch.

Make-A-Wish Foundation flys Alpena boy to Disney World
September 11, 2014 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
Make-A-Wish Foundation flys Alpena boy to Disney World

The Make-A-Wish Foundation was in Alpena Wednesday, to take a 13 year-old boy and his family to Walt Disney World.

Cheboygan & Presque Isle counties TB-free!
September 11, 2014 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
Cheboygan & Presque Isle counties TB-free!

The USDA Wednesday, moved the seven counties in Michigan’s Bovine Tuberculosis Modified Accredited Advanced Zone to Bovine TB Free status.

Township again pays only partial bill for city water & sewer
September 11, 2014 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Township again pays only partial bill for city water & sewer

The board of trustees for Alpena Township held a special meeting Tuesday, and again voted to pay only a portion of the water and sewer bill received from the City of Alpena.

Variances approved for two Alpena hotels
September 11, 2014 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Variances approved for two Alpena hotels

The Zoning Board of Appeals for the City of Alpena approved a few variances Wednesday evening, which pave the way for two hotels to break ground.

Gov. Snyder lowers flags for Patriot Day
September 11, 2014 – 12:18 am | Comments Off
Gov. Snyder lowers flags for Patriot Day

Thursday is Patriot Day, the anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

30 Days of Peace starts today
September 11, 2014 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
30 Days of Peace starts today

30 Days of Peace celebrations are being held across the world starting Thursday, and continuing through October 10.