A report from the Census Bureau is the latest evidence that the rich are getting richer while the poor get poorer.
Alpena County and the State of Michigan disagree on who owes who money on a building lease.
The Alpena Municipal Council has agreed to move forward with a somewhat new program through the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded approximately $300 million in grants to help about 115,000 homeless and at-risk veterans and their families.
A Read-A-Thon to benefit The American Cancer Society and the battle against cancer is being held at the library in downtown Alpena this weekend.
An Alpena man who assaulted his wife and threatened to cut her up with a chainsaw will be sentenced in October.
Alcona County Sheriff deputies responded to a missing person last week, and two reports of suicides.
The Alpena community is invited to Besser Company this Friday for a picnic celebrating the company’s 110th anniversary.