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UPDATE: Police find missing child’s pink jacket
July 15, 2019 – 4:04 pm | Comments Off on UPDATE: Police find missing child’s pink jacket
UPDATE: Police find missing child’s pink jacket

Police in Oscoda County continue to search for a two-year child who became lost during a family camping trip.

Stay safe as temps heat up
July 15, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Stay safe as temps heat up
Stay safe as temps heat up

Some of the warmest temperatures of the summer, accompanied by high humidity levels, will overtake northeast Michigan and are forecast to remain in place for the entire week.

August election features millages in 3 NE MI counties
July 15, 2019 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on August election features millages in 3 NE MI counties
August election features millages in 3 NE MI counties

Residents of three northeast Michigan counties will be voting on millage proposals during the upcoming August 6 election.

Electrical issue may be to blame for apt. fire on Lockwood St.
July 15, 2019 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Electrical issue may be to blame for apt. fire on Lockwood St.
Electrical issue may be to blame for apt. fire on Lockwood St.

An electrical issue may have caused a fire at a rental house on Lockwood Street in Alpena over the weekend.

Utility work and water shut off notice
July 15, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Utility work and water shut off notice
Utility work and water shut off notice

A number of Alpena residents will be without water service for much of Monday, due to some utility repairs at the intersections of Ripley Boulevard and Ninth Avenue, and Elizabeth Street and Charlotte Street.

Michigan fair-goers urged to take steps to avoid swine flu
July 15, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Michigan fair-goers urged to take steps to avoid swine flu
Michigan fair-goers urged to take steps to avoid swine flu

Health officials are urging people to take precautions to avoid swine flu at county and local fairs across Michigan.

Moose dies at Lansing zoo after beginning cancer treatment
July 15, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Moose dies at Lansing zoo after beginning cancer treatment
Moose dies at Lansing zoo after beginning cancer treatment

A moose has died at Lansing’s Potter Park Zoo for the second time in little more than a year.

Man dies, wife injured in lightning strike on Colorado peak
July 15, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Man dies, wife injured in lightning strike on Colorado peak
Man dies, wife injured in lightning strike on Colorado peak

A Denver man has died after being struck by lightning while hiking on a Colorado peak.

Clarifying tank fire at Alpena Biorefinery/DPI fills skies with black smoke
July 14, 2019 – 7:48 pm | Comments Off on Clarifying tank fire at Alpena Biorefinery/DPI fills skies with black smoke
Clarifying tank fire at Alpena Biorefinery/DPI fills skies with black smoke

Thick, black smoke filled the skies
above the Decorative Panels International plant Sunday afternoon, after
fire broke out at Alpena Biorefinery – the plant located on the rear of the DPI
property. 

Win a BRAND NEW Boat!
July 12, 2019 – 12:00 pm | Comments Off on Win a BRAND NEW Boat!
Win a BRAND NEW Boat!

Enter for your chance to win a BRAND NEW Starcraft Tri-Toon Pontoon Boat!

MI Municipal Executives headed to Alpena for annual summer workshop
July 12, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on MI Municipal Executives headed to Alpena for annual summer workshop
MI Municipal Executives headed to Alpena for annual summer workshop

Members of the Michigan Municipal Executives (MME) will be headed to Alpena in a couple of weeks for an annual summer workshop.

Alpena woman pleads no contest to stealing from vulnerable adult
July 12, 2019 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on Alpena woman pleads no contest to stealing from vulnerable adult
Alpena woman pleads no contest to stealing from vulnerable adult

An Alpena woman will not spend time in jail for stealing money from a man who is unable to care for himself.