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Rogers City not alone…MPSC rules against Holland coal plant
July 8, 2010 – 6:07 am | 2 Comments
Rogers City not alone…MPSC rules against Holland coal plant

It appears Rogers City is not alone after a state agency Wednesday, said Holland failed to make its case for building a new coal-fired power plant.

ACC 2010 RN class gives back
July 8, 2010 – 6:06 am | Comments Off on ACC 2010 RN class gives back
ACC 2010 RN class gives back

During the ACC 2010 Registered Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Jayson Dutiel, President of the ACC Nursing Association presented Ann Diamond, Development Director, and Gayle Bruski, Vice President Nursing, a $500 donation.

Shares rise on speculation of James’ move
July 8, 2010 – 5:54 am | One Comment
Shares rise on speculation of James’ move

Some investors are betting that LeBron James is headed for The Big Apple.

Taser used to subdue Alpena man with gun
July 7, 2010 – 6:02 pm | 7 Comments
Taser used to subdue Alpena man with gun

Police used a taser gun to subdue an Alpena man Wednesday, that might have attempted a suicide by cop.

APS imposes contract on teachers
July 7, 2010 – 9:05 am | 2 Comments
APS imposes contract on teachers

Alpena Public Schools has imposed a contract on its teachers.

Alpena reinstates all-day every-day kindergarten
July 7, 2010 – 9:00 am | 8 Comments
Alpena reinstates all-day every-day kindergarten

Some parents will be happy to learn Alpena Public Schools has reinstated all-day every-day kindergarten.

Contractor complains about bid process on roof project
July 7, 2010 – 5:46 am | 2 Comments
Contractor complains about bid process on roof project

The City of Alpena is headed back to the drawing board to sew up some loose ends on its bidding policy.

County Dept heads to attend bomb threat & workplace violence meeting
July 7, 2010 – 5:44 am | Comments Off on County Dept heads to attend bomb threat & workplace violence meeting
County Dept heads to attend bomb threat & workplace violence meeting

Alpena County department heads will be attending a meeting in fall, on bomb threats and violence in the workplace.

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.