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Michigan Coastal Management Program gets $2.5 million
July 29, 2015 – 12:05 am | Comments Off
Michigan Coastal Management Program gets $2.5 million

The Michigan Coastal Management Program is getting more than $2.5 million from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Man accused in lion death says he thought hunt was legal
July 29, 2015 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
Man accused in lion death says he thought hunt was legal

A Minnesota dentist says he deeply regrets killing a protected lion while on a hunting trip in Zimbabwe.

Presque Isle receives $1.7M to re-do Rainy River bridge
July 28, 2015 – 12:42 am | Comments Off
Presque Isle receives $1.7M to re-do Rainy River bridge

The Presque Isle County Road Commission has received approximately $1.7 million to replace the bridge over the Rainy River on County Road 489.

Rogers City site of 1 of 7 auctions of state-managed public land
July 28, 2015 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
Rogers City site of 1 of 7 auctions of state-managed public land

Michigan is planning seven auctions of state-managed public land next month.

Alpena man & 61 others show up for 1st day as MSP troopers
July 28, 2015 – 12:30 am | Comments Off
Alpena man & 61 others show up for 1st day as MSP troopers

Sixty-two new Michigan State Police troopers reported for their first day of work at posts across the state Monday, following their graduation from the 128th Trooper Recruit School.

Free weekend “shopper” paper ends its run in northern MI
July 28, 2015 – 12:24 am | Comments Off
Free weekend “shopper” paper ends its run in northern MI

Residents of northern Michigan won’t find the free, weekly shopper newspaper on their front stoops next Saturday or Sunday.

Alcona deputies respond to 79 complaints, arrest 6
July 28, 2015 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
Alcona deputies respond to 79 complaints, arrest 6

Deputies with the Alcona County Sheriff’s Office responded to 79 complaints last week, and made six arrests.

Clothes dryer catches fire on Seventh Ave.
July 28, 2015 – 12:12 am | Comments Off
Clothes dryer catches fire on Seventh Ave.

City of Alpena Police say no one was hurt after a clothes dryer caught fire late Monday night, at a residence on Seventh Avenue.