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New surveillance cameras for the sheriff’s office, jail & possibly courthouse
January 20, 2017 – 12:56 am | Comments Off
New surveillance cameras for the sheriff’s office, jail & possibly courthouse

Contractors for Alpena County continue to install new surveillance cameras at the sheriff’s office and jail.

Roznowski, AHS, finalist for MHSAA Scholar Athlete Award
January 20, 2017 – 12:38 am | Comments Off
Roznowski, AHS, finalist for MHSAA Scholar Athlete Award

A 12th grade student at Alpena Public Schools has been chosen as a finalist for the Michigan High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Award.

Friends of Thunder Bay Sanctuary receives $50K to support tourism
January 20, 2017 – 12:32 am | Comments Off
Friends of Thunder Bay Sanctuary receives $50K to support tourism

Friends of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is receiving a $50,000 grant to support tourism across Alpena and the entire region.

Police track down Lewiston gunman in Bay City
January 20, 2017 – 12:26 am | Comments Off
Police track down Lewiston gunman in Bay City

Police have arrested a man who allegedly pulled a handgun on a Lewiston woman Wednesday night.

3 local men in court for selling pot
January 20, 2017 – 12:20 am | Comments Off
3 local men in court for selling pot

Three local men were in court this week, on separate charges of selling or delivering marijuana.

FAFSA info meeting at Alpena High School
January 20, 2017 – 12:14 am | Comments Off
FAFSA info meeting at Alpena High School

Alpena Public Schools is inviting seniors and their parents to an informational meeting next week, on completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Ex-Central Michigan instructor gets 14 years for child porn
January 20, 2017 – 12:08 am | Comments Off
Ex-Central Michigan instructor gets 14 years for child porn

A judge has sentenced a former Central Michigan University instructor to the maximum 14 years in prison for possessing child pornography.

In final act as president, Obama commutes 330 more drug sentences
January 20, 2017 – 12:02 am | Comments Off
In final act as president, Obama commutes 330 more drug sentences

President Barack Obama has cut short the sentences of another 330 drug offenders convicted of federal crimes.