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ARMC open house for clinic
December 3, 2010 – 5:50 am | Comments Off on ARMC open house for clinic
ARMC open house for clinic

Alpena Regional Medical Center is hosting an apen house Monday, to showcase the Long Rapids Family Care clinic.

Friday last day for alcohol energy drink sales in MI
December 3, 2010 – 5:48 am | Comments Off on Friday last day for alcohol energy drink sales in MI
Friday last day for alcohol energy drink sales in MI

All alcohol energy drinks must be off Michigan store shelves by midnight Friday to comply with a state ban.

Pump prices on the rise
December 3, 2010 – 5:37 am | Comments Off on Pump prices on the rise
Pump prices on the rise

Retail gasoline prices are poised to test highs for the year just as the holiday season pushes into high gear.

Township agrees to lower taxable value of KMART property
December 2, 2010 – 6:29 am | Comments Off on Township agrees to lower taxable value of KMART property
Township agrees to lower taxable value of KMART property

Alpena Township has agreed to lower the 2010 assessed and taxable value of the Kmart property on US-23 South.

Enplanements at Alpena airport continue to soar…new ads on CNN, Discovery Channel & Fox
December 2, 2010 – 6:09 am | Comments Off on Enplanements at Alpena airport continue to soar…new ads on CNN, Discovery Channel & Fox
Enplanements at Alpena airport continue to soar…new ads on CNN, Discovery Channel & Fox

The number of people flying in and out of Alpena County Regional Airport continues to grow.

Local stores & governments to decide on early Sunday liquor sales
December 2, 2010 – 6:08 am | Comments Off on Local stores & governments to decide on early Sunday liquor sales
Local stores & governments to decide on early Sunday liquor sales

A new law that allows early morning liquor sales in Michigan technically took effect Wednesday, but won’t be implemented until late December at the earliest.

MNRTF board recommends nearly $500K project for Presque Isle
December 2, 2010 – 6:04 am | Comments Off on MNRTF board recommends nearly $500K project for Presque Isle
MNRTF board recommends nearly $500K project for Presque Isle

The Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF) Board of Trustees is recommending 117 recreation projects and land acquisitions totaling more than $100 million be funded in 2011.

County seeks appraisal of land used by Boys & Girls Club
December 2, 2010 – 6:03 am | Comments Off on County seeks appraisal of land used by Boys & Girls Club
County seeks appraisal of land used by Boys & Girls Club

Approximately $300 will be spent on an appraisal of the land used by the Boys & Girls Club of Alpena.

Where’s the snow? November dry across NE MI
December 2, 2010 – 5:56 am | Comments Off on Where’s the snow? November dry across NE MI
Where’s the snow?  November dry across NE MI

Snowfall totals across northern lower Michigan were well below the long term average for the month of November.
Only six-tenths of an inch of snow was measured at the Alpena airport, or 8-inches below average.  During …

Project Blue Light service at AHS
December 2, 2010 – 5:54 am | Comments Off on Project Blue Light service at AHS
Project Blue Light service at AHS

Blue lights and candles will be glowing at Alpena High School Thursday night, to honor police and fire personnel who have given their lives to protect others and those who continue to serve and protect.

Two Cheboygan men face various charges
December 2, 2010 – 5:53 am | Comments Off on Two Cheboygan men face various charges
Two Cheboygan men face various charges

Two Cheboygan men are in jail and facing various charges following a traffic stop.

Chamber accepting nominations for annual awards
December 2, 2010 – 5:51 am | Comments Off on Chamber accepting nominations for annual awards
Chamber accepting nominations for annual awards

The Alpena Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for their annual awards.