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MSP D/Sgt. from Alpena reappointed to Task Force on Child Abuse & Neglect
January 29, 2018 – 12:24 am
MSP D/Sgt. from Alpena reappointed to Task Force on Child Abuse & Neglect

Governor Rick Snyder has made one appointment and a number of reappointments to the Governor’s Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect.

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Critical blood shortage – Drives in Hillman & Alpena
January 29, 2018 – 12:18 am
Critical blood shortage – Drives in Hillman & Alpena

The American Red Cross has reissued an urgent call for blood and platelet donors after severe winter weather and seasonal flu contributed to a spike in cancelled donations.

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Lt. Gov. says MSU should set up fund for victims
January 29, 2018 – 12:12 am
Lt. Gov. says MSU should set up fund for victims

Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is calling on Michigan State University to establish a fund to compensate victims of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse.

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Salt, the solution to winter’s dangers, threatens US waters
January 29, 2018 – 12:06 am
Salt, the solution to winter’s dangers, threatens US waters

Truckloads of road salt used to keep highways ice-free in the winter are starting to take a toll on the environment.

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Michigan agency offers grants to improve county fairgrounds
January 29, 2018 – 12:02 am
Michigan agency offers grants to improve county fairgrounds

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is offering grants to help improve buildings and other facilities at county fairgrounds.

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Amy Lynn Wieschowski
January 29, 2018 – 12:01 am
Amy Lynn Wieschowski

Amy Lynn Wieschowski, 47, of Alpena passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland.
Amy Alstrom​​ was born October 3, 1970, to the late Frank and Laura (Kimball) Alstrom. …

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Virginia Kieliszewski
January 26, 2018 – 4:07 pm
Virginia Kieliszewski

Virginia Kieliszewski, 95, of Alpena, passed away Thursday January 25, 2018 surrounded by her family.
Virginia was born November 5, 1922 to the late John and Mary (Lewke) Dougherty in Alpena, MI. She married Virgil …

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Rosemary Kuchnicki
January 26, 2018 – 4:04 pm
Rosemary Kuchnicki

Rosemary “Rosie K” Kuchnicki, 79, of Alpena, died Sunday January 21, 2018 at home.
Rosie was born November 28, 1938 in Flint, MI to Charles and Florence (Marcotte) Burnash. She owned and operated the Rosie K …

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