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August weather: Dry with normal temps
September 3, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on August weather: Dry with normal temps
August weather: Dry with normal temps

Forecasters from the National Weather Service say most places in northern Michigan recorded fairly typical temperatures during August, with below average amounts of rainfall.

Possible suicidal woman busted for being drunk w/guns
September 3, 2019 – 12:22 am | Comments Off on Possible suicidal woman busted for being drunk w/guns
Possible suicidal woman busted for being drunk w/guns

An Alpena County woman is facing numerous charges following a drunken incident over the Labor Day holiday weekend that involved guns.

30,000 join in annual walk across Mackinac Bridge
September 3, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on 30,000 join in annual walk across Mackinac Bridge
30,000 join in annual walk across Mackinac Bridge

For the first time in three years, crowds at the annual Mackinac Bridge Walk grew, with an estimated 30,000 people shrugging off blustery weather to walk the Mighty Mac on Labor Day.

Missing Persian cat reunites with family after 3 years
September 3, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Missing Persian cat reunites with family after 3 years
Missing Persian cat reunites with family after 3 years

A Persian cat that was missing for three years has been reunited with her family in Grand Rapids.

In California, a buzzy campaign idea gets a test run
September 3, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on In California, a buzzy campaign idea gets a test run
In California, a buzzy campaign idea gets a test run

One of the most expensive presidential campaign proposals is getting a trial run in California.

ACC fall semester enrollment grows
August 30, 2019 – 4:00 pm | Comments Off on ACC fall semester enrollment grows
ACC fall semester enrollment grows

Alpena Community College officials say enrollment for the fall semester is up. 

Harmony Weekend
August 30, 2019 – 7:03 am | Comments Off on Harmony Weekend
Harmony Weekend

Arts and crafts, live music, a parade, lots of food and drink and other fun.

Maple Ridge & Marketplace event
August 30, 2019 – 6:58 am | Comments Off on Maple Ridge & Marketplace event
Maple Ridge & Marketplace event

The family-fun event is being held on Sunday (SEPT 1) from noon to 6 p.m.

Mother Infant Health & Equity Improvement Plan
August 30, 2019 – 6:56 am | Comments Off on Mother Infant Health & Equity Improvement Plan
Mother Infant Health & Equity Improvement Plan

The Michigan Department of Health & Human Services ( MDHHS ), in collaboration with leadership from Regional Perinatal Quality Collaboratives and local partners, will be hosting a series of town hall meetings to gather community …

Alpena Art Walk
August 30, 2019 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on Alpena Art Walk
Alpena Art Walk

Last Friday of each month, through September

Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk
August 30, 2019 – 6:36 am | Comments Off on Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk
Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk

Come walk the bridge.

AAA urges caution on the roads this Labor Day
August 29, 2019 – 11:35 am | Comments Off on AAA urges caution on the roads this Labor Day
AAA urges caution on the roads this Labor Day

Michigan roadways are expected to be very busy over the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend.
In fact, according to AAA Michigan, Labor Day is the third most traveled weekend of the summer, behind Independence Day and …