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Young driver smoking pot causes 3 vehicle crash in Alpena
June 7, 2010 – 4:59 pm | Comments Off on Young driver smoking pot causes 3 vehicle crash in Alpena
Young driver smoking pot causes 3 vehicle crash in Alpena

Twelve people were involved in a 3 vehicle accident in Alpena Friday night.

County doesn’t object to special district for Dean Arbour project
June 7, 2010 – 6:25 am | Comments Off on County doesn’t object to special district for Dean Arbour project
County doesn’t object to special district for Dean Arbour project

Friday came and went without any action by the Alpena County Board of Commissioners…that’s a good thing for Dean Arbour Ford.

Public hearing on deer regulations at ACC Friday
June 7, 2010 – 6:17 am | Comments Off on Public hearing on deer regulations at ACC Friday
Public hearing on deer regulations at ACC Friday

Alpena County is hosting a public forum Friday, to allow deer hunters across the area an opportunity to voice their support or concerns over a proposed regulation to limit what bucks can be harvested.

Montmorency Co. Deputies pick up 2 on warrants
June 7, 2010 – 6:16 am | Comments Off on Montmorency Co. Deputies pick up 2 on warrants
Montmorency Co. Deputies pick up 2 on warrants

Two people wanted on outstanding warrants were picked up over the weekend, in Montmorency County.

DNRE to hold public meetings on proposed changes to trout regulations
June 7, 2010 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on DNRE to hold public meetings on proposed changes to trout regulations
DNRE to hold public meetings on proposed changes to trout regulations

The Department of Natural Resources and Environment is holding public meetings on proposed changes to trout fishing regulations to give anglers a chance to provide input on a draft plan.

Blood drives in Alpena & Cheboygan counties
June 7, 2010 – 6:13 am | Comments Off on Blood drives in Alpena & Cheboygan counties
Blood drives in Alpena & Cheboygan counties

Four blood drives are being held this week, two each in Alpena and Cheboygan counties.

Flags lowered today for MI soldier killed in Afghanistan
June 7, 2010 – 6:12 am | Comments Off on Flags lowered today for MI soldier killed in Afghanistan
Flags lowered today for MI soldier killed in Afghanistan

Governor Jennifer Granholm has ordered United States flags throughout the state of Michigan and on Michigan waters lowered today, in honor of another Michigan soldier killed while serving overseas.

U.P. man arrested on child sex crimes
June 7, 2010 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on U.P. man arrested on child sex crimes
U.P. man arrested on child sex crimes

State Police from St. Ignace have arrested a 20 year-old Moran Township man for having sexual relations with a young girl.

Obama scheduled to give Michigan graduation speech
June 7, 2010 – 6:10 am | Comments Off on Obama scheduled to give Michigan graduation speech
Obama scheduled to give Michigan graduation speech

Graduates of Kalamazoo Central High School have a high-profile guest speaker at their graduation ceremony.

7 killed in heavy storms that swept through Midwest
June 7, 2010 – 6:10 am | Comments Off on 7 killed in heavy storms that swept through Midwest
7 killed in heavy storms that swept through Midwest

A police chief says two more people died in northwest Ohio from weekend tornadoes and thunderstorms that swept through the Midwest, bringing the death toll to seven.

1st trial to open for man charged with 8 murders
June 7, 2010 – 6:08 am | Comments Off on 1st trial to open for man charged with 8 murders
1st trial to open for man charged with 8 murders

The first trial against a self-described Detroit hit man is set to start in Wayne County Circuit Court.

Grant approved for local maritime heritage trail
June 4, 2010 – 6:47 am | Comments Off on Grant approved for local maritime heritage trail
Grant approved for local maritime heritage trail

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is receiving a large grant to expand the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Trail along Lake Huron.