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Public meeting to discuss impacts of CRTC on community
April 19, 2018 – 12:18 am
Public meeting to discuss impacts of CRTC on community

The community is invited to a public meeting Thursday, for residents with concerns about or interest in the various impacts that military training missions at the Combat Readiness Training Center may have on surrounding communities.

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Alcona deputies respond to burglary, sex assaults & more
April 19, 2018 – 12:12 am
Alcona deputies respond to burglary, sex assaults & more

Deputies with the Alcona County Sheriff’s Office were busy last week, responding to multiple calls for suicide and sexual assault.

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Snyder lowers flags to honor former First Lady Barbara Bush
April 19, 2018 – 12:06 am
Snyder lowers flags to honor former First Lady Barbara Bush

Gov. Rick Snyder is joining President Donald Trump’s call to lower Michigan and U.S. flags to half-staff through sunset on Saturday, in honor of former First Lady Barbara Bush.

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Michigan Senate panel OKs work requirement for Medicaid
April 19, 2018 – 12:02 am
Michigan Senate panel OKs work requirement for Medicaid

Able-bodied adults would have to complete 29 hours of work, job training or education per week to qualify for Medicaid under a bill advancing in Michigan.

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SCHOOL CLOSINGS/CANCELLATIONS WED. APRIL 18
April 18, 2018 – 5:42 am
SCHOOL CLOSINGS/CANCELLATIONS WED. APRIL 18

SCHOOL CLOSINGS FOR WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18:
Alpena
Cancellations:
Alpena Senior Citizen Center closed.  No meals delivered and no board meeting.
The 9:30 and 10:30 story hours at Alpena Library are cancelled.

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Council looks at tax exemptions/company promises
April 18, 2018 – 12:54 am
Council looks at tax exemptions/company promises

The Alpena Municipal Council received an annual update Tuesday, on five businesses receiving long-term tax abatements of up to 12 years.

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National D.A.R.E. Day
April 18, 2018 – 12:38 am
National D.A.R.E. Day

Thursday is National D.A.R.E. Day, “to celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of D.A.R.E. students and graduates, their D.A.R.E. Officers, and the schools and law enforcement agencies that teach D.A.R.E. curricula.”

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Jaycees name Krawczak 1 of 8 Outstanding Young Michiganders
April 18, 2018 – 12:30 am
Jaycees name Krawczak 1 of 8 Outstanding Young Michiganders

The Michigan Jaycees have recognized the president and CEO of the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce as 1 of 8 Outstanding Young Michiganders for 2018.

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