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City of Alpena’s budget holding strong 10 months into fiscal year
June 9, 2010 – 5:52 am | Comments Off on City of Alpena’s budget holding strong 10 months into fiscal year
City of Alpena’s budget holding strong 10 months into fiscal year

The budget picture for the City of Alpena is looking good for the fiscal year that ends June 30th.

Alpena stabbing suspect uses murder suspects’ calling card to contact victim
June 9, 2010 – 5:52 am | Comments Off on Alpena stabbing suspect uses murder suspects’ calling card to contact victim
Alpena stabbing suspect uses murder suspects’ calling card to contact victim

An Alpena woman who stabbed her former boyfriend on two separate occasions wants out of jail.

Cheboygan lighthouse awarded grant for rehabilitation
June 9, 2010 – 5:51 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan lighthouse awarded grant for rehabilitation
Cheboygan lighthouse awarded grant for rehabilitation

The association charged with the preservation of the Cheboygan River Front Range Lighthouse has been awarded grant monies to use in an ongoing rehabilitation project.

Alcona & Alpena teen competing for Miss Michigan titles
June 9, 2010 – 5:50 am | Comments Off on Alcona & Alpena teen competing for Miss Michigan titles
Alcona & Alpena teen competing for Miss Michigan titles

Two young women from northeast lower Michigan will be in Muskegon next week, competing for a chance to become the new Miss Michigan and Miss Michigan Outstanding Teen.

S.A.N.E. busts Cheboygan residents for drugs
June 9, 2010 – 5:48 am | Comments Off on S.A.N.E. busts Cheboygan residents for drugs
S.A.N.E. busts Cheboygan residents for drugs

The Straits Area Narcotics Enforcement (SANE) team made a number of recent drug-related arrests in Cheboygan County.

Downtown R.O.C.K.S. offers Alpena property tour
June 9, 2010 – 5:47 am | Comments Off on Downtown R.O.C.K.S. offers Alpena property tour
Downtown R.O.C.K.S. offers Alpena property tour

A Downtown Property Tour will be held on Wednesday, June 9th from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Letter threatened to paint Might Mac with Stupak’s blood
June 9, 2010 – 5:46 am | Comments Off on Letter threatened to paint Might Mac with Stupak’s blood
Letter threatened to paint Might Mac with Stupak’s blood

A man accused of threatening Michigan U.S. Rep. Bart Stupak is returning to federal court in Bay City for a detention hearing.

MI court breaks new ground in marijuana case
June 9, 2010 – 5:46 am | Comments Off on MI court breaks new ground in marijuana case
MI court breaks new ground in marijuana case

The Michigan Supreme Court has overturned parts of a motorist’s conviction in the death of a pedestrian who was drunk and walking in the road.

Vandals break into Thunder Bay Jr. High two times
June 8, 2010 – 7:54 am | Comments Off on Vandals break into Thunder Bay Jr. High two times
Vandals break into Thunder Bay Jr. High two times

Thunder Bay Junior High School was broken into on two separate occasions over the past week.

Alpena working on creating more ‘boater friendly’ harbor
June 8, 2010 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on Alpena working on creating more ‘boater friendly’ harbor
Alpena working on creating more ‘boater friendly’ harbor

City of Alpena Building Official Don Gilmet is determined to make the downtown marina a more friendly place for boaters.

Beautiful spring weather ‘historic’ across N. MI
June 8, 2010 – 6:10 am | Comments Off on Beautiful spring weather ‘historic’ across N. MI
Beautiful spring weather ‘historic’ across N. MI

This year’s beautiful spring weather was one of the warmest, driest and least snowy in the past 100 years.

Sunset‘s’ on elementary school for last time
June 8, 2010 – 6:08 am | Comments Off on Sunset‘s’ on elementary school for last time
Sunset‘s’ on elementary school for last time

Calling all friends of Sunset School! Time to say ‘Goodbye!’