Home » Archive by Author

Articles by Andy Grambau

Steven Wirgau
December 26, 2017 – 6:01 pm | Comments Off on Steven Wirgau
Steven Wirgau

Steven Wirgau, 39, formerly of Alpena passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 at University of Kentucky Medical Center.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition …

Extreme Home Christmas Gift
December 25, 2017 – 3:47 pm | Comments Off on Extreme Home Christmas Gift
Extreme Home Christmas Gift

Congratulations to Leonard and Dorthea Bradley from Glennie, the deserving recipient of a house remodel of their windows from the Window and Siding Warehouse!

Gregory Wilder
December 22, 2017 – 4:44 pm | Comments Off on Gregory Wilder
Gregory Wilder

Gregory Wilder, 65, of Harrisville passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017, at his home.
A joint visitation with his father, Ross, who passed away Friday, December 22, will be held on Friday, December …

Rev. Ross Wilder
December 22, 2017 – 4:44 pm | Comments Off on Rev. Ross Wilder
Rev. Ross Wilder

Rev. Ross Wilder, 90, of Hillman passed away Friday, December 22, 2017, at his home.
A joint visitation with his son, Gregory, who passed away Sunday, will be held on Friday, December 29, …

Christopher Tanner Cowdin
December 22, 2017 – 4:43 pm | Comments Off on Christopher Tanner Cowdin
Christopher Tanner Cowdin

On the 20th of December, 2017 the world lost an amazing husband, father, grandfather and friend. Christopher “Chris” Tanner Cowdin, 78, of Harrisville MI succumbed to pancreatic cancer at this home on beautiful Lake …

Alfred Edwin Block
December 22, 2017 – 4:40 pm | Comments Off on Alfred Edwin Block
Alfred Edwin Block

Alfred Edwin Block, 93, of Hillman, died Friday, December 22, 2017 at Hillman’s Haven.
Alfred was born October 1, 1924 in Saginaw to Frederick and Emma (Schmittgen) Block.  He began his military service in …

Genevieve K. Chabot
December 22, 2017 – 4:39 pm | Comments Off on Genevieve K. Chabot
Genevieve K. Chabot

Genevieve K. Chabot, 83, of Alpena passed away Monday, December 18, 2017, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Katherine Genevieve Couillard was born February 18, 1934, in Alpena to the late Charles and …

Sheriff hopes to bring search & rescue training to Alpena in 2018
December 22, 2017 – 3:35 am | Comments Off on Sheriff hopes to bring search & rescue training to Alpena in 2018
Sheriff hopes to bring search & rescue training to Alpena in 2018

Alpena County Sheriff Steve Kieliszewski hopes to bring search and rescue training back to Alpena in 2018.

Alpena teen in court for B&E and stealing 2 trucks
December 22, 2017 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Alpena teen in court for B&E and stealing 2 trucks
Alpena teen in court for B&E and stealing 2 trucks

An Alpena teenager was back in court this week on three separate cases, including a breaking and entering.

Tawas receives sewer grant for nearly $90K
December 22, 2017 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Tawas receives sewer grant for nearly $90K
Tawas receives sewer grant for nearly $90K

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has announced the award of nearly $64 million to 80 municipalities to assist with costs of planning for their sewer system maintenance needs from the Stormwater, Asset Management, and Wastewater (SAW) program.

Alcona deputies respond to calls for child neglect, csc & more
December 22, 2017 – 3:31 am | Comments Off on Alcona deputies respond to calls for child neglect, csc & more
Alcona deputies respond to calls for child neglect, csc & more

Deputies with the Alcona County Sheriff’s Office responded to 101 calls for help over the week, including a sexual assault and two reports of child neglect.
Some of the other more serious calls where for a …

Patricia A. Kreft
December 21, 2017 – 6:02 pm | Comments Off on Patricia A. Kreft
Patricia A. Kreft

Patricia A. Kreft, 83, of Alpena passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at home.
Patricia was born on January 28, 1934, to the late William “Jerry” and Audrey M. (Noiles) Dignan in …