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600-foot-long crevice opens up in U.P.
October 11, 2010 – 6:28 am | Comments Off on 600-foot-long crevice opens up in U.P.
600-foot-long crevice opens up in U.P.

Questions are flying after a more than 600-foot-long crevice suddenly opened up this month in the Upper Peninsula.

New $600K homeless facility to house vets from across region
October 8, 2010 – 11:45 am | Comments Off on New $600K homeless facility to house vets from across region
New $600K homeless facility to house vets from across region

Goodwill Industries is Gaylord is receiving a nearly $600,000 to help homeless veterans.

Partial disposition for boy who took gun to school
October 8, 2010 – 6:26 am | Comments Off on Partial disposition for boy who took gun to school
Partial disposition for boy who took gun to school

The 10 year-old boy who took a gun to Ella White Elementary School received a portion of his disposition Thursday.

Former Oscoda man found guilty of 1980 murder
October 8, 2010 – 6:26 am | Comments Off on Former Oscoda man found guilty of 1980 murder
Former Oscoda man found guilty of 1980 murder

A former Oscoda man has been convicted of a murder that occurred more than 30 years ago.

Council may amend tap in fee Charter language
October 8, 2010 – 6:25 am | Comments Off on Council may amend tap in fee Charter language
Council may amend tap in fee Charter language

The Alpena Municipal Council may grant a local company an exception to water tap in fees.

Humphries, Averill, Koivisto & others at Hillman bovine TB meeting
October 8, 2010 – 6:24 am | Comments Off on Humphries, Averill, Koivisto & others at Hillman bovine TB meeting
Humphries, Averill, Koivisto & others at Hillman bovine TB meeting

Livestock producers and interested citizens are invited to a public meeting in Hillman to learn more about the progress of the state’s bovine tuberculosis (TB) eradication and wildlife risk mitigation efforts.

Alpena High cheerleader in Capital One Bowl halftime show
October 8, 2010 – 6:22 am | Comments Off on Alpena High cheerleader in Capital One Bowl halftime show
Alpena High cheerleader in Capital One Bowl halftime show

An Alpena High School cheerleader will be a cast member in the halftime show of the Capital One Bowl on New Year’s Day.

Coast Guard says Cheboygan spill mostly cleaned up
October 8, 2010 – 6:18 am | Comments Off on Coast Guard says Cheboygan spill mostly cleaned up
Coast Guard says Cheboygan spill mostly cleaned up

The U.S. Coast Guard says crews have mostly finished cleaning up the beach at Cheboygan State Park following an oil spill.

Kaplan pays back money stolen from Hunan’s
October 8, 2010 – 6:17 am | Comments Off on Kaplan pays back money stolen from Hunan’s
Kaplan pays back money stolen from Hunan’s

An Alpena woman has paid back the money she allegedly stole from Jimmy Chen’s Hunan Chinese Restaurant.

HUNT busts 20 in September
October 8, 2010 – 6:16 am | Comments Off on HUNT busts 20 in September
HUNT busts 20 in September

The Huron Undercover Narcotics Team (HUNT) was busy in September, making 20 arrests in the four-county area of Alcona, Alpena, Montmorency and Presque Isle counties.

DAV Mobile Service Office headed to town
October 8, 2010 – 6:16 am | Comments Off on DAV Mobile Service Office headed to town
DAV Mobile Service Office headed to town

The Disabled American Veterans Mobile Service Office is making its ways around northern Michigan.

Alpena High to induct 3 into Alumni Hall of Fame
October 8, 2010 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on Alpena High to induct 3 into Alumni Hall of Fame
Alpena High to induct 3 into Alumni Hall of Fame

Three Alpena High School graduates will be inducted into the Alpena High School Alumni Hall of Fame during Homecoming festivities