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Michigan online system for driver services down for few days
April 29, 2016 – 12:06 am | Comments Off
Michigan online system for driver services down for few days

An online system for Michigan residents who want to renew a driver’s license or get other services is down through late Saturday.

Survey suggests slight drop in Michigan wolf population
April 29, 2016 – 12:01 am | Comments Off
Survey suggests slight drop in Michigan wolf population

The gray wolf population in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula appears to have declined slightly in recent years, but state biologists say it’s stable and healthy.

Waligora, others, submit letter of support for SkyWest
April 28, 2016 – 12:54 am | Comments Off
Waligora, others, submit letter of support for SkyWest

Alpena Mayor Matt Waligora has submitted a letter of support for the bid submitted by SkyWest Airlines to continue providing flights in and out of the local airport.

Zonta Club names Hoppe Woman of the Year at 50th anniversary celebration
April 28, 2016 – 12:50 am | Comments Off
Zonta Club names Hoppe Woman of the Year at 50th anniversary celebration

The Zonta Club of Alpena held its 50th annual Woman of the Year banquet Wednesday evening.

City observes Arbor Day – Home Depot donates trees
April 28, 2016 – 12:36 am | Comments Off
City observes Arbor Day – Home Depot donates trees

Friday is Arbor Day, dedicated to the beauty of trees and their importance to the environment.

Thunder Bay Folk Society ‘Spring Fling’ Saturday
April 28, 2016 – 12:28 am | Comments Off
Thunder Bay Folk Society ‘Spring Fling’ Saturday

The Thunder Bay Folk Society is hosting a ‘Spring Fling’ this Saturday from 2 p.m. to midnight at the VFW Hall on Connon Street in Alpena.

Alpena man tries to outrun police on motorcycle
April 28, 2016 – 12:22 am | Comments Off
Alpena man tries to outrun police on motorcycle

An Alpena man tried to outrun a trooper with the Michigan State Police Wednesday.

New date for veterans town hall in Oscoda
April 28, 2016 – 12:16 am | Comments Off
New date for veterans town hall in Oscoda

Veterans, their families, veteran organizations and interested community members are invited to a public meeting in Oscoda to discuss Veterans Affairs operations and programs.