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US DOT selects SkyWest to continue Alpena to Detroit service
May 25, 2018 – 3:30 am | Comments Off on US DOT selects SkyWest to continue Alpena to Detroit service
US DOT selects SkyWest to continue Alpena to Detroit service

SkyWest Airlines will continue to provide service to Alpena County Regional Airport through at least September 30, 2020.

Sherwin selected as new Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Alpena Pres
May 25, 2018 – 3:27 am | Comments Off on Sherwin selected as new Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Alpena Pres
Sherwin selected as new Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Alpena Pres

MidMichigan Health has announced that Chuck Sherwin has been named president of MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena effective July 1.

HUNT busts Briley Twn. couple for manufacturing meth
May 25, 2018 – 3:20 am | Comments Off on HUNT busts Briley Twn. couple for manufacturing meth
HUNT busts Briley Twn. couple for manufacturing meth

A 59 year-old Montmorency County man and his 60 year-old wife have been arrested and jailed for manufacturing methamphetamine at their home on Airport Road in Briley Township.

MSP Alpena Post: Weekly stats
May 25, 2018 – 3:15 am | Comments Off on MSP Alpena Post: Weekly stats
MSP Alpena Post: Weekly stats

A total of 77 residents in five counties called the Michigan State Police Alpena Post for help over the week.

Protectors of sturgeon still needed
May 25, 2018 – 3:10 am | Comments Off on Protectors of sturgeon still needed
Protectors of sturgeon still needed

The Black Lake Chapter of Sturgeon for Tomorrow in Cheboygan County is seeking additional volunteers to join in its effort to help protect lake sturgeon from illegal harvest during the annual spawning run.

Ordinance requires lawns to be mowed by June 1
May 25, 2018 – 3:05 am | Comments Off on Ordinance requires lawns to be mowed by June 1
Ordinance requires lawns to be mowed by June 1

A City of Alpena ordinance requires residents and business owners to mow their lawns by the first of June, July, August, September, October and November, and as many other times as necessary to prevent properties from becoming unsightly, noxious, or detrimental to public health and welfare.

Sheriff’s office offering free boater safety classes
May 25, 2018 – 3:00 am | Comments Off on Sheriff’s office offering free boater safety classes
Sheriff’s office offering free boater safety classes

The Cheboygan County Sheriff’s Office is offering a pair of free boater safety classes.

Paul Frank Ferrando
May 24, 2018 – 2:12 pm | Comments Off on Paul Frank Ferrando
Paul Frank Ferrando

Paul Frank Ferrando, 66, of Alpena passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.
Surviving are his daughter, Molli (Ryan) Kilgore; two nieces; one nephew; and the Kirschner …

Volunteers to spruce up parts of Evergreen Cemetery
May 24, 2018 – 3:35 am | Comments Off on Volunteers to spruce up parts of Evergreen Cemetery
Volunteers to spruce up parts of Evergreen Cemetery

A small group of Alpena residents have received approval to make some improvements at Evergreen Cemetery.

Senate approves Pettalia memorial highway bill
May 24, 2018 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Senate approves Pettalia memorial highway bill
Senate approves Pettalia memorial highway bill

Senate Bill 622 would designate the portion of U.S. 23 in Presque Isle County between Maple Drive and Misiak Highway as the “Peter A. Pettalia Memorial Highway.”

Local housing commissions receive $561K for renovations
May 24, 2018 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Local housing commissions receive $561K for renovations
Local housing commissions receive $561K for renovations

Five public housing commissions in northeast Michigan are receiving nearly $561,000 combined for capital improvements to their properties.

MDOT lifts traffic restrictions to ease Memorial Day travel
May 24, 2018 – 3:31 am | Comments Off on MDOT lifts traffic restrictions to ease Memorial Day travel
MDOT lifts traffic restrictions to ease Memorial Day travel

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is removing lane restrictions on almost 73 percent of its road and bridge projects this Memorial Day weekend, to ease traffic delays for holiday travelers.