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Kathryn Ellen (Barrett) Ogger,
November 27, 2017 – 6:04 pm | Comments Off on Kathryn Ellen (Barrett) Ogger,
Kathryn Ellen (Barrett) Ogger,

Kathryn “Kay” Ellen (Barrett) Ogger, passed away Monday, November 27, 2017, with her loving family at her side.
Kay was the first born of four daughters to the late W. Alfred & Jean (Gordon) …

Paul Repath
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Paul Repath

Paul Repath, 79, of Alpena passed away on Thursday, November 23, 2017, at his home.
Surviving are his 2 children, Andrew (Rosane) Repath, Lisa (Bob) Wissmiller; grand, Jaedyn, Keith, Jessica; and several …

Jeannette Marie Rasmussen
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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.
Jeannette was born on February 18, 1965, in Pellston …

Geneva J. Kolnowski
November 24, 2017 – 9:16 am | Comments Off on Geneva J. Kolnowski
Geneva J. Kolnowski

Geneva J. Kolnowski, age 93, of Alpena, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Tendercare Alpena.
On December 14, 1923, Geneva was born to the late George and Anges (Smith) Gardner in Bolton, Michigan. …

Robert Thomas Martell
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Robert Thomas Martell

Robert Thomas Martell, 42, of Alpena passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Tendercare Alpena.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

Ivan L. Krawczak
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Ivan L. Krawczak

Ivan L. Krawczak, age 68, of Alpena passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at Mid-Michigan Medical Center of Alpena.
On November 23, 1948, Ivan was born to the late Harry and Blanche (Pieczynski) Krawczak …

Mary Ruth Siegert
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Mary Ruth Siegert

Mary Ruth Siegert, 81, of Hubbard Lake passed away Monday, November 20, 2017, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Mary Ruth Tucker was born August 17, 1936, in Alpena to the late Lawrence and Irene (Luscombe) …

State surplus land auction includes parcels in 4 NE Michigan counties
November 24, 2017 – 9:10 am | Comments Off on State surplus land auction includes parcels in 4 NE Michigan counties
State surplus land auction includes parcels in 4 NE Michigan counties

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will offer surplus public land for sale by sealed-bid auction between December 12 and January 10, 2018.
The auction will feature 80 parcels in 19 counties, including four in northeast …

Bell tolling ceremony to remember victims of Daniel J. Morrell
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Bell tolling ceremony to remember victims of Daniel J. Morrell

A bell tolling service is being held at the Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum in Rogers City Saturday, to remember the victims of the Daniel J. Morrell, a freighter that sank in Lake Huron.
The ship …

Hubbard Lake man sent to prison for fleeing police & drugs
November 24, 2017 – 9:04 am | Comments Off on Hubbard Lake man sent to prison for fleeing police & drugs
Hubbard Lake man sent to prison for fleeing police & drugs

A Hubbard Lake man with a lengthy criminal history is headed to prison.
Jeffery Spigelmyre, 53, was sentenced to 13 months to 5 years in prison this week, on charges stemming from two cases.
In May, he …

Alcona deputies take calls for domestic violence, overdose & more
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Alcona deputies take calls for domestic violence, overdose & more

The Alcona County Sheriff’s Office logged 138 complaints over the week.
That included a burglary, two calls for a missing person and four for domestic violence.
One of the domestic violence complaints ended with an arrest.
The department …

Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade
November 24, 2017 – 9:00 am | Comments Off on Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade
Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade

The annual Bolenz Jewelry Holiday Parade will march through the streets of Alpena Friday.
The parade kicks off at 5:30 p.m. from the County Annex Building.
It travels down Chisholm Street to Second Avenue to Water Street, …