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10 y/o who took gun & ammo to school reaches plea deal
August 27, 2010 – 6:06 am | Comments Off on 10 y/o who took gun & ammo to school reaches plea deal
10 y/o who took gun & ammo to school reaches plea deal

The Alpena County Prosecutor’s Office has reached a plea agreement with the 10 year-old boy who brought a gun and ammunition to school.

National Weather Service Gaylord hosts open house
August 27, 2010 – 6:05 am | Comments Off on National Weather Service Gaylord hosts open house
National Weather Service Gaylord hosts open house

The National Weather Service (NWS) office in Gaylord is hosting an open house.

Cheboygan Co. benefits from “Safe Routes to School” grants
August 27, 2010 – 6:02 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan Co. benefits from “Safe Routes to School” grants
Cheboygan Co. benefits from “Safe Routes to School” grants

Two Cheboygan County schools are benefiting from a federal “Safe Routes to Schools” grant.

More than $58K stolen from West Branch businesses
August 27, 2010 – 5:56 am | Comments Off on More than $58K stolen from West Branch businesses
More than $58K stolen from West Branch businesses

Two suspects have been arrested for stealing more than $58,000 in merchandise from businesses in West Branch.

Cheboygan Police release names of man & woman involved in crash
August 27, 2010 – 5:55 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan Police release names of man & woman involved in crash
Cheboygan Police release names of man & woman involved in crash

The Cheboygan County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the man and woman involved in a motorcycle-car crash.

Grayling resident appointed to Michigan Supreme Court
August 27, 2010 – 5:53 am | Comments Off on Grayling resident appointed to Michigan Supreme Court
Grayling resident appointed to Michigan Supreme Court

The newest Michigan Supreme Court justice says he believes in civility and mutual respect – qualities scarce on the court in recent years.

Snyder leads Bernero; numbers for Granholm & Obama fall
August 27, 2010 – 5:52 am | Comments Off on Snyder leads Bernero; numbers for Granholm & Obama fall
Snyder leads Bernero; numbers for Granholm & Obama fall

A new poll shows Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder leading Democrat Virg Bernero by 22 percentage points.

Bleaker snapshot of the economy expected
August 27, 2010 – 5:51 am | Comments Off on Bleaker snapshot of the economy expected
Bleaker snapshot of the economy expected

The government is expected to confirm today what many people have felt for some time: The economy barely has a pulse.

Local July unemployment rates
August 26, 2010 – 3:48 pm | Comments Off on Local July unemployment rates
Local July unemployment rates

Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates advanced in all of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas in July.

New sonar gives better view of lost ships in Thunder Bay
August 26, 2010 – 6:36 am | Comments Off on New sonar gives better view of lost ships in Thunder Bay
New sonar gives better view of lost ships in Thunder Bay

A team of scientists looking for shipwrecks around the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is using new sonar technology.

County never told MPAC was still collecting fee
August 26, 2010 – 6:33 am | Comments Off on County never told MPAC was still collecting fee
County never told MPAC was still collecting fee

The Alpena County Finance Committee recently learned the Multi-Purpose Arena Coalition (MPAC) was collecting a management fee beyond agreed to terms.

RV headed to NE MI to promote “Recreation Passport”
August 26, 2010 – 6:32 am | Comments Off on RV headed to NE MI to promote “Recreation Passport”
RV headed to NE MI to promote “Recreation Passport”

RV headed to NE MI to promote “Recreation Passport”