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Alpena Police Chief Kim Miller honored for 35 years of service
July 7, 2010 – 5:40 am | One Comment
Alpena Police Chief Kim Miller honored for 35 years of service

Police Chief Kim Miller was honored Tuesday night, for his 35 years of service to the City of Alpena.

Gaylord State Police bust driver with 5 1/2 lbs. of pot
July 7, 2010 – 5:38 am | One Comment
Gaylord State Police bust driver with 5 1/2  lbs. of pot

A routine traffic stop for speeding turned into much more for State Police from Gaylord.

5 people die in MI crashes over 4th of July weekend
July 7, 2010 – 5:36 am | Comments Off on 5 people die in MI crashes over 4th of July weekend
5 people die in MI crashes over 4th of July weekend

The preliminary numbers received by Michigan State Police show 5 people died in 5 separate auto accidents over the 4th of July holiday weekend.

Cheboygan Sheriff Dept. offering ORV safety class
July 7, 2010 – 5:30 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan Sheriff Dept. offering ORV safety class
Cheboygan Sheriff Dept. offering ORV safety class

The Cheboygan County Sheriff Department is providing an off road vehicle (ORV) safety class on Saturday.

Alpena chamber hosts employer seminar on unemployment insurance
July 7, 2010 – 5:28 am | Comments Off on Alpena chamber hosts employer seminar on unemployment insurance
Alpena chamber hosts employer seminar on unemployment insurance

On Tuesday, July 27, 2001, the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a free Employer Seminar on Unemployment Insurance.

ARMC Auxiliary tops $1.8M in donations
July 7, 2010 – 5:24 am | Comments Off on ARMC Auxiliary tops $1.8M in donations
ARMC Auxiliary tops $1.8M in donations

The Alpena Regional Medical Center Auxiliary’s Annual Banquet was recently held and members reflected over the past 36 years.

Parents could go to jail for missing parent-teacher meetings
July 7, 2010 – 5:20 am | Comments Off on Parents could go to jail for missing parent-teacher meetings
Parents could go to jail for missing parent-teacher meetings

A Detroit-area prosecutor wants lawmakers to pass an ordinance that could jail parents for up to three days for repeatedly missing scheduled parent-teacher conferences.

Alpena teachers reject contract
July 6, 2010 – 10:05 pm | 58 Comments
Alpena teachers reject contract

Some 204 teachers rejected a contract offer Tuesday night, from Alpena Public Schools.

Alpena teachers to vote on contract offer
July 6, 2010 – 6:24 am | 2 Comments
Alpena teachers to vote on contract offer

Alpena Public Schools teachers will vote on a new contract Tuesday evening.

County still trying to work out deal with former jail caterer
July 6, 2010 – 5:45 am | 7 Comments
County still trying to work out deal with former jail caterer

Alpena County is still trying to reach a settlement with the former caterer at the jail.

DNRE hosts open house in Pigeon River Forest
July 6, 2010 – 5:44 am | Comments Off on DNRE hosts open house in Pigeon River Forest
DNRE hosts open house in Pigeon River Forest

The DNRE is hosting an open house to provide information and take public comment on proposed management treatments for the Pigeon River Country.

MSP & HUNT collect controlled substances
July 6, 2010 – 5:43 am | Comments Off on MSP & HUNT collect controlled substances
MSP & HUNT collect controlled substances

Michigan State Police and the Huron Undercover Narcotics Team (HUNT) will be collecting unused and unwanted controlled substances Wednesday, at the Alpena State Police Post.