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Alpena man guilty of sexually assaulting teen girl
March 12, 2020 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Alpena man guilty of sexually assaulting teen girl
Alpena man guilty of sexually assaulting teen girl

It took a jury approximately four hours Wednesday, to find an Alpena man guilty of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in August 2019.

Thief/thieves break into house on Dunbar St. during broad daylight
March 12, 2020 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on Thief/thieves break into house on Dunbar St. during broad daylight
Thief/thieves break into house on Dunbar St. during broad daylight

City of Alpena police are searching for the brazen thief or thieves who recently broke into a house during broad daylight.

Alpena Art Walks return to downtown
March 12, 2020 – 12:18 am | Comments Off on Alpena Art Walks return to downtown
Alpena Art Walks return to downtown

Alpena Art Walks are returning to the downtown area for a fourth consecutive year.

Alcona police take calls for child abuse, assault & more
March 12, 2020 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on Alcona police take calls for child abuse, assault & more
Alcona police take calls for child abuse, assault & more

Deputies with the Alcona County Sheriff’s Office investigated reports last week, of child abuse, assault and battery and larceny.

Window opens for Alpena Co Youth & Rec grant apps
March 12, 2020 – 12:06 am | Comments Off on Window opens for Alpena Co Youth & Rec grant apps
Window opens for Alpena Co Youth & Rec grant apps

The window has opened for groups that want to apply for funding from Alpena County Youth and Recreation millage for 2021.

Most coronavirus patients recover, still anxiety, fear loom
March 12, 2020 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Most coronavirus patients recover, still anxiety, fear loom
Most coronavirus patients recover, still anxiety, fear loom

Despite global fears of coronavirus, more than 60,000 people who contracted the disease have recovered.

ELECTION RESULTS: Alpena schools proposal passes with ease
March 11, 2020 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on ELECTION RESULTS: Alpena schools proposal passes with ease
ELECTION RESULTS: Alpena schools proposal passes with ease

Alpena Public Schools will be able to fix roofs, replace heating systems, add security upgrades and more after voters overwhelmingly approved a 1.8 mill levy for 25 years during Tuesday’s presidential primary election.

MSP: Caldwell, Hahn placed on administrative leave
March 11, 2020 – 12:46 am | Comments Off on MSP: Caldwell, Hahn placed on administrative leave
MSP: Caldwell, Hahn placed on administrative leave

The commander of the Michigan State Police 7th District and his assistant have been placed on administrative leave.

Area schools to receive clean diesel & propane buses
March 11, 2020 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on Area schools to receive clean diesel & propane buses
Area schools to receive clean diesel & propane buses

New, clean diesel and propane buses are being rolled out to six school districts in northeast Michigan.

Two ACC students named to PTK All-Michigan Academic Team
March 11, 2020 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on Two ACC students named to PTK All-Michigan Academic Team
Two ACC students named to PTK All-Michigan Academic Team

Two students from Alpena Community College, one traditional and one nontraditional, have been named to the 2020 Phi Theta Kappa All-Michigan Academic Team.

Seasonal boat launch permits now available
March 11, 2020 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Seasonal boat launch permits now available
Seasonal boat launch permits now available

The City of Alpena is now issuing boat launch permits for the 2020 season.

2 coronavirus infections reported in Michigan, governor says
March 11, 2020 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on 2 coronavirus infections reported in Michigan, governor says
2 coronavirus infections reported in Michigan, governor says

Michigan officials say two people in the Detroit area have tested positive for the coronavirus infection.