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‘Tea Party’ ballot dispute continues in Michigan
August 26, 2010 – 6:07 am | Comments Off on ‘Tea Party’ ballot dispute continues in Michigan
‘Tea Party’ ballot dispute continues in Michigan

An organization calling itself “The Tea Party” is going to court to try to win permission to run candidates on Michigan’s November ballot.

Egg prices up since recall
August 26, 2010 – 6:05 am | Comments Off on Egg prices up since recall
Egg prices up since recall

Wholesale egg prices are climbing in the wake of a massive egg recall.

Posen recruiting students from closed Long Rapids school
August 25, 2010 – 6:34 am | Comments Off on Posen recruiting students from closed Long Rapids school
Posen recruiting students from closed Long Rapids school

The business side of education is becoming more apparent closer to home.

Interlocal agreement may impede on RFP process to find mgmt. company for NLA
August 25, 2010 – 6:33 am | Comments Off on Interlocal agreement may impede on RFP process to find mgmt. company for NLA
Interlocal agreement may impede on RFP process to find mgmt. company for NLA

An interlocal agreement from April, 2001 may slow down the process of soliciting bids to manage Northern Lights Arena (NLA).

Rotary Club of Alpena helps Boy’s & Girl’s Club with $17K computer lab
August 25, 2010 – 6:32 am | Comments Off on Rotary Club of Alpena helps Boy’s & Girl’s Club with $17K computer lab
Rotary Club of Alpena helps Boy’s & Girl’s Club with $17K computer lab

The Rotary Club of Alpena is assisting the Boy’s and Girl’s Club with the implementation of a new computer lab.

Suszek gets 3-15 for possessing stolen fire dept. equipment
August 25, 2010 – 6:31 am | Comments Off on Suszek gets 3-15 for possessing stolen fire dept. equipment
Suszek gets 3-15 for possessing stolen fire dept. equipment

An Alpena man will be spending the next 3-15 years in prison after he was caught with stolen equipment from the Maple Ridge Fire Department.

Gaylord Police nab armed robbery suspect in Kentucky
August 25, 2010 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Gaylord Police nab armed robbery suspect in Kentucky
Gaylord Police nab armed robbery suspect in Kentucky

Police have arrested the female suspect they believe is responsible for holding up the Advance America Cash Advance store in Gaylord.

Pilot OK after plane crashes in Otsego Co. corn field
August 25, 2010 – 6:29 am | Comments Off on Pilot OK after plane crashes in Otsego Co. corn field
Pilot OK after plane crashes in Otsego Co. corn field

The pilot of a small single-engine airplane was not injured when his plane crashed Tuesday, in Otsego County’s Livingston Township.

Motorcyclist in critical condition following crash in Cheboygan Co.
August 25, 2010 – 6:28 am | Comments Off on Motorcyclist in critical condition following crash in Cheboygan Co.
Motorcyclist in critical condition following crash in Cheboygan Co.

A 56 year-old man is in critical condition following a motorcycle-car accident Tuesday, in Cheboygan County’s Inverness Township.

Mancelona soldier, 23, killed in Afghanistan
August 25, 2010 – 6:27 am | Comments Off on Mancelona soldier, 23, killed in Afghanistan
Mancelona soldier, 23, killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon has confirmed the death of a 23 year-old Marine from northern lower Michigan while serving in Afghanistan.

Homecoming ceremony today, for soldiers from Sault Ste. Marie
August 25, 2010 – 6:26 am | Comments Off on Homecoming ceremony today, for soldiers from Sault Ste. Marie
Homecoming ceremony today, for soldiers from Sault Ste. Marie

A homecoming ceremony is scheduled today, for approximately 70 Michigan National Guard soldiers from Sault Ste. Marie.

Snyder expected to announce Calley as running mate
August 25, 2010 – 5:20 am | Comments Off on Snyder expected to announce Calley as running mate
Snyder expected to announce Calley as running mate

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder is expected to pick a 33 year-old conservative state representative from mid-Michigan to be his running mate.