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Oscoda man sexually assaults girlfriend’s daughter in Alpena
November 22, 2017 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Oscoda man sexually assaults girlfriend’s daughter in Alpena
Oscoda man sexually assaults girlfriend’s daughter in Alpena

A 45 year-old man will be sentenced in December for sexually assaulting his former girlfriend’s 9-year-old daughter.
Anthony Wayne Hilbers moved to Alpena from Oscoda after meeting the victim’s mother online in 2016.
He admitted that he …

Thanksgiving – Peak day for home cooking fires
November 22, 2017 – 3:32 am | Comments Off on Thanksgiving – Peak day for home cooking fires
Thanksgiving – Peak day for home cooking fires

The City of Alpena Fire Department and United State Fire Administration are reminding homeowners that Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires.
According to statistics, the number of home fires double on Thanksgiving Day.
The …

Montmorency deputies arrest 10 over the week
November 22, 2017 – 3:31 am | Comments Off on Montmorency deputies arrest 10 over the week
Montmorency deputies arrest 10 over the week

Deputies with the Montmorency County Sheriff’s Office made 10 arrests over the week.
Three people were jailed following traffic stops and seven others were picked up on outstanding warrant.
A motorist and a bear collided last Tuesday …

Thanksgiving dinner costs down a smidge this year
November 22, 2017 – 3:30 am | Comments Off on Thanksgiving dinner costs down a smidge this year
Thanksgiving dinner costs down a smidge this year

American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 32nd annual price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $49.12, a 75-cent decrease from …

Jeannette Marie Rasmussen
November 21, 2017 – 6:58 pm | Comments Off on Jeannette Marie Rasmussen
Jeannette Marie Rasmussen

Jeannette Marie Rasmussen, 52 of Centerline formerly of Alpena, passed away peacefully Sunday, November 19, 2017, at home after a long battle with cancer.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the …

Mary Ruth Siegert
November 21, 2017 – 6:57 pm | Comments Off on Mary Ruth Siegert
Mary Ruth Siegert

Mary Ruth Siegert, 81, of Hubbard Lake passed away Monday, November 20, 2017, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a …

Lucille May Dault
November 13, 2017 – 5:19 pm | Comments Off on Lucille May Dault
Lucille May Dault

Lucille May Dault, 79, of Alpena, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at home.
Lucille was born October 14, 1938 in Alpena to Muriel and Violet (Allen) Haltiner.  She was a life-long resident …

Holiday season kicks off @ Young’s
November 13, 2017 – 3:43 pm | Comments Off on Holiday season kicks off @ Young’s
Holiday season kicks off @ Young’s

Join the True North Radio Network as we broadcast LIVE at Young’s Art Van on Friday from noon until 2 PM!

Dennis Scott Garrison
November 10, 2017 – 5:26 pm | Comments Off on Dennis Scott Garrison
Dennis Scott Garrison

Dennis Scott Garrison, 66, of Hillman passed away Thursday, November 9, 2017, at home.
Dennis was born December 18, 1950, in Grand Rapids to the late Bobby and Beverly (Fisher) Garrison. On …

Downtown Open House
November 10, 2017 – 5:19 pm | Comments Off on Downtown Open House
Downtown Open House

Shop local, spend local, and eat local! November 17-19 in downtown Alpena.

Lee Robert Washburn
November 7, 2017 – 5:46 pm | Comments Off on Lee Robert Washburn
Lee Robert Washburn

Lee Robert Washburn, 93, of Alpena passed peacefully at home on Sunday, November 5, 2017.
Lee was born in Battle Creek on May 9, 1924, to the late Lee and Margaret (McDonald) Washburn and …

John A. McVeety
November 7, 2017 – 5:45 pm | Comments Off on John A. McVeety
John A. McVeety

John A. McVeety, 72, of Alpena passed away suddenly November 2, 2017. Born on February 24, 1945, in Eldora, Iowa, the middle child and eldest son of Eldon and Nina (Pritchard) McVeety. Beloved …