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ARMC: Hunter’s rush or a heart attack
November 12, 2010 – 6:32 am | Comments Off on ARMC: Hunter’s rush or a heart attack
ARMC: Hunter’s rush or a heart attack

The return of firearm deer season and the excitement of opening day can be too much for some hunters.

Gaylord woman gets 4+ years for armed robbery
November 12, 2010 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Gaylord woman gets 4+ years for armed robbery
Gaylord woman gets 4+ years for armed robbery

A Gaylord woman will spend a minimum of 4-years and 9 months in prison for the armed robbery of a cash advance store.

Salvation Army of Alpena kicks off red kettle fundraiser today
November 12, 2010 – 6:23 am | Comments Off on Salvation Army of Alpena kicks off red kettle fundraiser today
Salvation Army of Alpena kicks off red kettle fundraiser today

One of the first signs of the Christmas season will be ringing in the air today as the Salvation Army of Alpena kicks off its annual red kettle drive.

Identity of Mega Millions winner to be announced
November 12, 2010 – 6:19 am | Comments Off on Identity of Mega Millions winner to be announced
Identity of Mega Millions winner to be announced

The identity of the person that purchased a winning Mega Millions lottery ticket at a Gladstone store will be announced today.

Thieves are targeting GPS units
November 12, 2010 – 6:12 am | Comments Off on Thieves are targeting GPS units
Thieves are targeting GPS units

Thieves in southern Michigan have been targeting GPS units in vehicles and Oakland County police are hot on their on their trail.

Veterans Day…events planned for Little Flanders Field
November 11, 2010 – 6:12 am | Comments Off on Veterans Day…events planned for Little Flanders Field
Veterans Day…events planned for Little Flanders Field

Today is Veterans Day…a day devoted to the men and women of the U.S. armed forces and those killed in battle.

Tippman on millage money for Alpena Public Schools sports
November 11, 2010 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on Tippman on millage money for Alpena Public Schools sports
Tippman on millage money for Alpena Public Schools sports

Alpena Public Schools stands to gain $75,000 from the youth and recreation millage to supplement interscholastic sports.

Boys & Girls Club wants to purchase property from Alpena Co.
November 11, 2010 – 6:09 am | Comments Off on Boys & Girls Club wants to purchase property from Alpena Co.
Boys & Girls Club wants to purchase property from Alpena Co.

The Boys & Girls Club of Alpena is interested in obtaining the land its main club sits on.

Federal, state officials also probe death of Posen man
November 11, 2010 – 6:06 am | Comments Off on Federal, state officials also probe death of Posen man
Federal, state officials also probe death of Posen man

Federal and state regulators have joined police in investigating the Monday death of a Posen man.

ACC – sanctuary use approximate $124K grant for workshops
November 11, 2010 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on ACC – sanctuary use approximate $124K grant for workshops
ACC – sanctuary use approximate $124K grant for workshops

Alpena Community College and the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary have received a grant to educate college faculty on Great Lakes maritime history.

Latest school spending bill could add $926K to APS revenue stream
November 11, 2010 – 5:59 am | Comments Off on Latest school spending bill could add $926K to APS revenue stream
Latest school spending bill could add $926K to APS revenue stream

The Michigan House has approved a revamped proposal aimed at distributing about $316 million in federal money to schools.

Thief/thieves steal $8K from State Street home
November 11, 2010 – 5:57 am | Comments Off on Thief/thieves steal $8K from State Street home
Thief/thieves steal $8K from State Street home

Police are looking for the person or persons who stole approximately $8,000 worth of items from a home on Alpena’s State Street.