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Alpena woman appointed to MI Board of Cosmetology
November 21, 2018 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Alpena woman appointed to MI Board of Cosmetology
Alpena woman appointed to MI Board of Cosmetology

Governor Rick Snyder has appointed a woman from northeast Michigan to serve on the Board of Cosmetology.

Cost of Thanksgiving dinner lowest since 2010
November 21, 2018 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Cost of Thanksgiving dinner lowest since 2010
Cost of Thanksgiving dinner lowest since 2010

American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 33rd annual price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the overall cost of Thanksgiving dinner this year, will be at the lowest level since 2010.

Thanksgiving top day for home cooking fires
November 21, 2018 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Thanksgiving top day for home cooking fires
Thanksgiving top day for home cooking fires

State Fire Marshal Kevin Sehlmeyer urges fire safety on Thanksgiving Day, which is the leading day for home cooking fires.

Last bagged grass/leaves pickup of the season next week
November 21, 2018 – 3:32 am | Comments Off on Last bagged grass/leaves pickup of the season next week
Last bagged grass/leaves pickup of the season next week

The City of Alpena will be conducting a final curbside pickup of the season next week, of bagged grass, leaves and other yard waste.

Car/deer crashes up in Alcona Co.
November 21, 2018 – 3:31 am | Comments Off on Car/deer crashes up in Alcona Co.
Car/deer crashes up in Alcona Co.

Residents of Alcona County called 144 complaints into the sheriff’s office over the week.

Geraldine Ruth LaFleure
November 19, 2018 – 3:52 pm | Comments Off on Geraldine Ruth LaFleure
Geraldine Ruth LaFleure

Geraldine Ruth LaFleure, 77, of Alpena passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Geraldine Ruth Matzke was born August 9, 1941 in Alpena to the late Charles and …

Owen E. Keegan
November 19, 2018 – 10:28 am | Comments Off on Owen E. Keegan
Owen E. Keegan

Owen E. “Mick” Keegan, 80, of Hillman passed away from declining health on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Medilodge – Hillman.
Owen Edgar Keegan was born in Rust Township on March 16, 1938 …

Linda Jean Wissmiller
November 16, 2018 – 6:10 pm | Comments Off on Linda Jean Wissmiller
Linda Jean Wissmiller

Linda Jean Wissmiller, 75, of Alpena passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018, at her home.
Linda Jean Pinkel was born January 12, 1943 in Alpena to the late Elmer and Dora (McDonald) Pinkel. On …

Danny Allen McEwen
November 15, 2018 – 5:19 pm | Comments Off on Danny Allen McEwen
Danny Allen McEwen

Danny Allen McEwen, 70, of Alpena passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at his home.
Danny was born May 3, 1948 in Cheboygan, Michigan to Roy and Lorna (Gouine) McEwen. He served in the …

Dillon Ray Dietz Marzicola
November 15, 2018 – 5:17 pm | Comments Off on Dillon Ray Dietz Marzicola
Dillon Ray Dietz Marzicola

Dillon Ray Dietz Marzicola, age 26, of Alpena passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, with his mama and fiancé by his side after a courageous battle with cancer.
On November …

Rhea Ann Spleet
November 14, 2018 – 5:56 pm | Comments Off on Rhea Ann Spleet
Rhea Ann Spleet

Rhea Ann Spleet, 85, of Alpena passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 at Covenant HealthCare in Saginaw.
Rhea Ann LeRoux was born June 14, 1933 in Alpena to the late Leo and LaVerne …

Michael James Reck
November 14, 2018 – 5:55 pm | Comments Off on Michael James Reck
Michael James Reck

Michael James Reck, 31, of Lansing, MI., formerly of Alpena, MI., passed away unexpectedly on Friday Nov. 9, 2018 at his home. He was loved by all who knew him and will be greatly missed. …