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Montmorency mom found incompetent to stand trial in newborn’s death
October 25, 2010 – 6:29 am | Comments Off on Montmorency mom found incompetent to stand trial in newborn’s death
Montmorency mom found incompetent to stand trial in newborn’s death

The woman accused of discarding her newborn into a Montmorency County dumpster has been found incompetent to stand trial.

Strong fall storm: Wind gusts could reach 60 mph in NE MI
October 25, 2010 – 6:27 am | Comments Off on Strong fall storm: Wind gusts could reach 60 mph in NE MI
Strong fall storm: Wind gusts could reach 60 mph in NE MI

Hang on to your hat. Mother Nature is about to blow a strong fall storm through northern Michigan that could be accompanied by winds gusting up to 60 miles per hour.

Energy contract saves county nearly $12K
October 25, 2010 – 6:24 am | Comments Off on Energy contract saves county nearly $12K
Energy contract saves county nearly $12K

Alpena County Commissioners are expected to extend an energy contract that has saved taxpayers nearly $12,000 over the past 19 months.

19 y/o Harrisville man hits tree
October 25, 2010 – 6:23 am | Comments Off on 19 y/o Harrisville man hits tree
19 y/o Harrisville man hits tree

Two young people were transported to Alpena Regional Medical Center Sunday, following a single-vehicle accident in Alcona County.

3 seriously hurt following crash near Atlanta
October 25, 2010 – 6:22 am | Comments Off on 3 seriously hurt following crash near Atlanta
3 seriously hurt following crash near Atlanta

Three people were seriously injured following a weekend crash near Atlanta.

Car-truck accident near Hillman High School
October 25, 2010 – 6:21 am | Comments Off on Car-truck accident near Hillman High School
Car-truck accident near Hillman High School

The Montmorency County Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate a Friday accident near Hillman High School.

Alpena Police continue to look for thief/thieves & tire slashers
October 25, 2010 – 6:21 am | Comments Off on Alpena Police continue to look for thief/thieves & tire slashers
Alpena Police continue to look for thief/thieves & tire slashers

Alpena Police continue to search for the person or persons who earlier this month slashed some tires and stole a boat motor.

Poll: Tight race between Benishek & McDowell
October 25, 2010 – 6:02 am | Comments Off on Poll: Tight race between Benishek & McDowell
Poll: Tight race between Benishek & McDowell

A new poll shows the major party candidates in a tight race to succeed U.S. Representative Bart Stupak, with an independent who could determine the outcome.

Survey suggests economy will grow at slower pace
October 25, 2010 – 5:58 am | Comments Off on Survey suggests economy will grow at slower pace
Survey suggests economy will grow at slower pace

A new survey finds that forecasters have lowered their expectations about the pace of the economic recovery.

Woman arrested for B & E’s and purse thefts in Alpena & P.I.
October 23, 2010 – 5:30 am | Comments Off on Woman arrested for B & E’s and purse thefts in Alpena & P.I.
Woman arrested for B & E’s and purse thefts in Alpena & P.I.

A 51 year-old woman is behind bars and facing charges for a string of home burglaries in Alpena and Presque Isle counties.

Two companies express interest in Alpena airport property
October 22, 2010 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Two companies express interest in Alpena airport property
Two companies express interest in Alpena airport property

Two companies have expressed an interest in building on property at Alpena County Regional Airport.

APS: Finances still a concern
October 22, 2010 – 6:27 am | Comments Off on APS: Finances still a concern
APS: Finances still a concern

The current budget for Alpena Public Schools looks better than when it was adopted in June.