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Alpena man gets 10-20 for sexually assaulting daughter
June 22, 2010 – 5:31 am | 8 Comments
Alpena man gets 10-20 for sexually assaulting daughter

An Alpena father will spend the next 10-20 years in prison for sexually assaulting his biological daughter.

Cheboygan Co. man arrested for assaulting live-in girlfriend
June 22, 2010 – 5:30 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan Co. man arrested for assaulting live-in girlfriend
Cheboygan Co. man arrested for assaulting live-in girlfriend

A 43 year-old Cheboygan County man is facing multiple charges stemming from a preliminary investigation into a domestic dispute.

State police bust 2 Alpena men for burglary & auto theft
June 22, 2010 – 5:30 am | Comments Off on State police bust 2 Alpena men for burglary & auto theft
State police bust 2 Alpena men for burglary & auto theft

Several tips from the community helped police nab a pair of Alpena men accused of burglary and auto theft.

Alpena 4th of July parade
June 22, 2010 – 5:29 am | Comments Off on Alpena 4th of July parade
Alpena 4th of July parade

There’s still time to get your entry into Alpena’s 4th of July parade.

State gas prices on the rise
June 22, 2010 – 5:28 am | Comments Off on State gas prices on the rise
State gas prices on the rise

AAA Michigan says gasoline prices are up 9.3 cents per gallon over the past week to a statewide average of $2.80.

DNRE…new photo confirms cougar in U.P.
June 22, 2010 – 5:26 am | Comments Off on DNRE…new photo confirms cougar in U.P.
DNRE…new photo confirms cougar in U.P.

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment has reviewed a Menominee County photograph that appears to be a cougar.

APS public hearing on proposed 2001-11 school budget
June 21, 2010 – 6:36 am | 4 Comments
APS public hearing on proposed 2001-11 school budget

Citizens have an opportunity Monday, to comment on Alpena Public Schools proposed budget for 2010-11.

Enterprise seeks permit to operate at Alpena airport
June 21, 2010 – 6:34 am | Comments Off on Enterprise seeks permit to operate at Alpena airport
Enterprise seeks permit to operate at Alpena airport

Enterprise Leasing Company of Detroit has applied for a permit to service its customers at Alpena County Regional Airport.

DNRE hosts open house for Gaylord forest mgmt unit
June 21, 2010 – 6:34 am | Comments Off on DNRE hosts open house for Gaylord forest mgmt unit
DNRE hosts open house for Gaylord forest mgmt unit

The DNRE is hosting two open houses to provide information and receive public comment on proposed forest management treatments for 2012 in the Gaylord Management Unit.

First day of summer
June 21, 2010 – 6:29 am | Comments Off on First day of summer
First day of summer

Today is the official first day of summer, the return of the summer solstice and the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.

Fire breaks out on island in Besser Lake
June 21, 2010 – 6:25 am | Comments Off on Fire breaks out on island in Besser Lake
Fire breaks out on island in Besser Lake

Officials are still investigating a fire that broke out on an island on Besser Lake.

Two run from scene of crime, in separate incidents in Montmorency Co.
June 21, 2010 – 6:24 am | Comments Off on Two run from scene of crime, in separate incidents in Montmorency Co.
Two run from scene of crime, in separate incidents in Montmorency Co.

Police were able track down a man Sunday, who allegedly left the scene of a single-vehicle rollover accident in Lewiston.