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Cheboygan deputies bust man who may be linked to 20 B&E’s
November 1, 2019 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan deputies bust man who may be linked to 20 B&E’s
Cheboygan deputies bust man who may be linked to 20 B&E’s

The Cheboygan County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who may be linked to as many as 20 breaking and enterings in northern Michigan.
 
The 26 year-old from Petoskey was busted Wednesday afternoon, (OCT 30) after …

Utility work at 4 intersections Friday
November 1, 2019 – 3:32 am | Comments Off on Utility work at 4 intersections Friday
Utility work at 4 intersections Friday

Crews for the City of Alpena will be conducting additional utility repairs at four intersections Friday.
 
The work is being conducted at First Avenue and Blair Street, Second Avenue and Wisner Street, Third Avenue and Wisner, …

Winter parking restriction takes effect Friday
November 1, 2019 – 3:31 am | Comments Off on Winter parking restriction takes effect Friday
Winter parking restriction takes effect Friday

A City of Alpena winter parking restriction takes effect Friday.
 
Vehicles are not allowed to park on city streets between the hours of 3 a.m. and 6 a.m., from November 1 through April 1, so plows …

Brush-only pickup in Alpena next week
November 1, 2019 – 3:30 am | Comments Off on Brush-only pickup in Alpena next week
Brush-only pickup in Alpena next week

Crews for the City of Alpena will be picking up brush curbside next week.
Other yard waste such as grass clippings or leaves will not be picked up but can be dropped off at the public …

Commissioners approve resolution for longer term limits
October 31, 2019 – 3:35 am | Comments Off on Commissioners approve resolution for longer term limits
Commissioners approve resolution for longer term limits

Alpena County Commissioners have signed onto a resolution that would extend the term of commissioners in Michigan, from two to four years.
Commissioner John Kozlowski brought the resolution up during Tuesday’s full board meeting. It was …

Ossineke man to remain in prison on child sex charges
October 31, 2019 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Ossineke man to remain in prison on child sex charges
Ossineke man to remain in prison on child sex charges

A child sex offender from Ossineke will remain in prison after the Michigan Supreme Court recently denied his application to appeal an earlier ruling by the Court of Appeals.
 
Steven Robert Senchuk is serving a 4-15 …

Cheboygan groups receive wildlife habitat grants
October 31, 2019 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan groups receive wildlife habitat grants
Cheboygan groups receive wildlife habitat grants

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced this year’s winners of nearly $1 million in wildlife habitat grants.
Two of them are headed to northeast Michigan.
Enhancement of large wetland complexes and winter deer complexes, planting …

Alcona deputies respond to calls for suicide, child abuse, fraud & more
October 31, 2019 – 3:32 am | Comments Off on Alcona deputies respond to calls for suicide, child abuse, fraud & more
Alcona deputies respond to calls for suicide, child abuse, fraud & more

A total of 102 calls for help were phoned into the Alcona Sheriff’s Office over the week.
Some of the more serious calls were for a suicidal person, child abuse and fraud.
There were four reports of …

William Richard Weinkauf
October 30, 2019 – 10:32 pm | Comments Off on William Richard Weinkauf
William Richard Weinkauf

William Richard Weinkauf, 62, of Alpena, passed away at home on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019. Bill was born on Sept. 29, 1957 to Richard and Lelah (Alfsen) Weinkauf in Alpena, MI. He was a graduate …

Charles Justin French
October 30, 2019 – 10:30 pm | Comments Off on Charles Justin French
Charles Justin French

Charles Justin French, age 32, of Clio, Michigan passed away on Monday, October 21, 2019, in Genesee County.
On November 21, 1986, he was born to Cindy S. French in Grand Blanc, Michigan. Charles graduated Alpena …

Ruth Evelyn Downing
October 30, 2019 – 10:28 pm | Comments Off on Ruth Evelyn Downing
Ruth Evelyn Downing

Ruth Evelyn Downing, 93, of Alpena passed away Tuesday October 29, 2019, at Turning Brook.
 
Ruth Evelyn Springs was born on November 7, 1925, in Alpena to the late Hubert and Anna (Levren) Springs. On January …

Nelson William Carr
October 28, 2019 – 4:08 pm | Comments Off on Nelson William Carr
Nelson William Carr

Nelson William Carr, 94, of Lachine passed away Saturday, October 26, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
 
Nelson was born in Wellington Township to the late Nelson and Adeline (Kollen) Carr on July 8, 1925, …