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APS: Yogurt machine, water pump, freezer, copy paper & more
October 23, 2014 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
APS: Yogurt machine, water pump, freezer, copy paper & more

Alpena Public Schools has been forced to make a few purchases since the start of the school year, and is considering some more, including a yogurt machine that meets new “smart snacks” guidelines.

Wolverine Power plans new $100 million plant near Gaylord
October 23, 2014 – 12:27 am | Comments Off
Wolverine Power plans new $100 million plant near Gaylord

Wolverine Power Cooperative plans to build a more than $100 million natural gas-fueled power plant near Gaylord.

Prevost to be sentenced on heroin charges
October 23, 2014 – 12:24 am | Comments Off
Prevost to be sentenced on heroin charges

An Alpena man is likely headed to prison for dealing heroin.

Missing person leads Presque Isle deputies to marijuana crop
October 23, 2014 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
Missing person leads Presque Isle deputies to marijuana crop

Deputies for the Presque Isle County Sheriff’s Office didn’t find a missing person Tuesday, but they did stumble into a marijuana crop.

Fall Fest & trick or treat in downtown Alpena Friday
October 23, 2014 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
Fall Fest & trick or treat in downtown Alpena Friday

Ghosts, goblins and other ghoulies will be gathering in downtown Alpena Friday, for Fall Fest and trick or treating.

NEMHRA & Alpena chamber host seminar featuring author
October 23, 2014 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
NEMHRA & Alpena chamber host seminar featuring author

Author, professional keynote speaker and executive coach Mary Jane Mapes will be in Alpena next month for a seminar.

ARMC offers program on self-managing chronic diseases
October 23, 2014 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
ARMC offers program on self-managing chronic diseases

Apena Regional Medical Center is offering a free program on self-managing chronic disease and a new patient portal.

Maple City man known as ‘Lord of the Gourd’
October 23, 2014 – 12:03 am | Comments Off
Maple City man known as ‘Lord of the Gourd’

A Maple City man is busy this time of year, as you might expect of someone known as the “Lord of the Gourd.”