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MI traffic deaths down during Memorial Day holiday weekend
May 29, 2015 – 12:01 am | Comments Off
MI traffic deaths down during Memorial Day holiday weekend

Michigan State Police officials say preliminary numbers show a drop in traffic deaths statewide during the Memorial Day holiday weekend compared with last year.

Alpena – The trolleys are coming!
May 28, 2015 – 12:38 am | Comments Off
Alpena – The trolleys are coming!

It won’t be long now before trolleys roam the streets of Alpena.

World MS Day
May 28, 2015 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
World MS Day

Thursday is World MS Day in the City of Alpena.

New $3.8M, 85-foot ferry makes its way from Rogers City to Mackinac Island
May 28, 2015 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
New $3.8M, 85-foot ferry makes its way from Rogers City to Mackinac Island

The newest ferry in a Mackinac Island fleet is making its way to its dock in northern Michigan.

Cheboygan-Ostego-Presque Isle ESD gets $404K
May 28, 2015 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
Cheboygan-Ostego-Presque Isle ESD gets $404K

Six regional school districts are receiving portions of $2 million in state grants this year to help defray costs in their efforts to consolidate local districts and services.

Senator Peters to tour Lafarge & CRTC
May 28, 2015 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
Senator Peters to tour Lafarge & CRTC

U.S. Senator Gary Peters will be in town this week, to tour the Lafarge Alpena Cement Plant.

Alpena man headed back to prison on heroin charges
May 28, 2015 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
Alpena man headed back to prison on heroin charges

An Alpena man with a history of drug abuse is headed back to prison.

MSP post Alpena logs 69 complaints over the week
May 28, 2015 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
MSP post Alpena logs 69 complaints over the week

A total of 69 complaints were called into the Michigan State Police Alpena Post last week.