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MI court breaks new ground in marijuana case
June 9, 2010 – 5:46 am | Comments Off on MI court breaks new ground in marijuana case
MI court breaks new ground in marijuana case

The Michigan Supreme Court has overturned parts of a motorist’s conviction in the death of a pedestrian who was drunk and walking in the road.

Vandals break into Thunder Bay Jr. High two times
June 8, 2010 – 7:54 am | 3 Comments
Vandals break into Thunder Bay Jr. High two times

Thunder Bay Junior High School was broken into on two separate occasions over the past week.

Alpena working on creating more ‘boater friendly’ harbor
June 8, 2010 – 6:11 am | 3 Comments
Alpena working on creating more ‘boater friendly’ harbor

City of Alpena Building Official Don Gilmet is determined to make the downtown marina a more friendly place for boaters.

Beautiful spring weather ‘historic’ across N. MI
June 8, 2010 – 6:10 am | One Comment
Beautiful spring weather ‘historic’ across N. MI

This year’s beautiful spring weather was one of the warmest, driest and least snowy in the past 100 years.

Sunset‘s’ on elementary school for last time
June 8, 2010 – 6:08 am | Comments Off on Sunset‘s’ on elementary school for last time
Sunset‘s’ on elementary school for last time

Calling all friends of Sunset School! Time to say ‘Goodbye!’

Grotto murder trial still on for August
June 8, 2010 – 6:07 am | Comments Off on Grotto murder trial still on for August
Grotto murder trial still on for August

A pre-trial status conference was held Monday, to sew up any loose ends before the trial begins for an Alpena woman charged with the murder of her former husband.

DNRE tells TNRN animal killed in accident was not a wolf
June 8, 2010 – 6:06 am | Comments Off on DNRE tells TNRN animal killed in accident was not a wolf
DNRE tells TNRN animal killed in accident was not a wolf

The animal hit and killed in a traffic accident last week in Cheboygan County is not a wolf.

Cheboygan Sheriff Dept. talks suicidal man out of barricaded home
June 8, 2010 – 6:03 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan Sheriff Dept. talks suicidal man out of barricaded home
Cheboygan Sheriff Dept. talks suicidal man out of barricaded home

The Cheboygan County Sheriff Department was successful Saturday, in talking a man threatening suicide out of an Inverness Township home.

Stupak responds to arrest of 2 men charged with threats
June 8, 2010 – 6:01 am | Comments Off on Stupak responds to arrest of 2 men charged with threats
Stupak responds to arrest of 2 men charged with threats

Authorities say two men have been charged with conspiring to threaten U.S. Rep. Bart Stupak because of his vote for the massive health care overhaul.

Alcohol believed a factor in Koehler Township rollover
June 8, 2010 – 5:52 am | Comments Off on Alcohol believed a factor in Koehler Township rollover
Alcohol believed a factor in Koehler Township rollover

Cheboygan County Sheriff Deputies are investigating a Sunday morning rollover accident in Koehler Township that sent an Indian River man to the hospital.

Leer RD resurfacing starts Wednesday
June 8, 2010 – 5:51 am | Comments Off on Leer RD resurfacing starts Wednesday
Leer RD resurfacing starts Wednesday

Crews will begin resurfacing a stretch of Leer Road in Alpena County Wednesday.

State gas prices up 5.4 cents
June 8, 2010 – 5:50 am | Comments Off on State gas prices up 5.4 cents
State gas prices up 5.4 cents

AAA Michigan says gasoline prices are up 5.4 cents per gallon over the past week to a statewide average of $2.74.
    
The new average is about 19 cents per gallon less than last year at this …