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Another accident outside Walmart parking lot
April 9, 2010 – 3:06 am | One Comment
Another accident outside Walmart parking lot

No one was seriously injured Thursday afternoon, following an auto accident outside the Walmart parking lot on M-32 in Alpena.

Final day of third marking period for ACES Academy
April 9, 2010 – 3:05 am | Comments Off on Final day of third marking period for ACES Academy
Final day of third marking period for ACES Academy

Friday is the end of the third marking period for students at ACES Academy.

Women’s Hockey team makes donation to Alpena Cancer Center
April 9, 2010 – 3:03 am | One Comment
Women’s Hockey team makes donation to Alpena Cancer Center

Members of the Thunder Bay Women’s Hockey Association presented Doug Kreis, Director of Oncology Services, with a $500 check.

Star Staffing puts Alpena High job-seekers on display
April 9, 2010 – 3:02 am | Comments Off on Star Staffing puts Alpena High job-seekers on display
Star Staffing puts Alpena High job-seekers on display

Alpena businesses have always been good partners with Alpena Public Schools, but one business in particular is serving kids and serving its own needs at the same time.

Builder’s prelicensure course at ACC
April 9, 2010 – 3:00 am | Comments Off on Builder’s prelicensure course at ACC
Builder’s prelicensure course at ACC

Alpena Community College is offering a state-approved 60-hour residential builder’s prelicensure course in June.

Rogers City couple refuse EPA access to cleanup chemicals
April 8, 2010 – 11:34 am | 2 Comments
Rogers City couple refuse EPA access to cleanup chemicals

The clean up of chemicals from a Klee Road property near Rogers City continues.

Dead newborn found in Mont. Co. dumpster
April 8, 2010 – 4:03 am | 7 Comments
Dead newborn found in Mont. Co. dumpster

Police continue to investigate the discovery of a newborn baby found dead Wednesday in Montmorency County.

Grotto pleads not guilty-trial set for Aug. 30
April 8, 2010 – 4:00 am | 15 Comments
Grotto pleads not guilty-trial set for Aug. 30

A trail date has been set for the Alpena woman facing up to life in prison without parole

City passes on alleged low bid for arriving minutes past deadline
April 8, 2010 – 3:56 am | 24 Comments
City passes on alleged low bid for arriving minutes past deadline

The City of Alpena is sticking to its guns and its policy and has decided to reject an alleged low bid for a repair project that arrived six minutes past the bid deadline.

Chamber welcomes MI AG Mike Cox to Alpena
April 8, 2010 – 3:54 am | Comments Off on Chamber welcomes MI AG Mike Cox to Alpena
Chamber welcomes MI AG Mike Cox to Alpena

The Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce is welcoming Michigan Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Mike Cox to town.

National DARE Day
April 8, 2010 – 3:50 am | Comments Off on National DARE Day
National DARE Day

Alpena DARE officers are asking citizens to show support for the program Thursday, as part of National DARE Day.

Former Mio teacher allegedly displayed misconduct in Atlanta Schools
April 8, 2010 – 3:48 am | Comments Off on Former Mio teacher allegedly displayed misconduct in Atlanta Schools
Former Mio teacher allegedly displayed misconduct in Atlanta Schools

A former special education teacher of Mio-Ausable Schools will spend the next 90 days in jail on various charges that stem from an investigation of abuse and indecent exposure in the classroom.