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Alcona deputies respond to 6-vehicle pile up
July 23, 2010 – 3:18 am | Comments Off on Alcona deputies respond to 6-vehicle pile up
Alcona deputies respond to 6-vehicle pile up

Three people were transported to the hospital Thursday, following a 6-vehicle pile up in Alcona County.

NASA rocket scientist to be part of Alpena Girl Scout Camp
July 23, 2010 – 3:10 am | Comments Off on NASA rocket scientist to be part of Alpena Girl Scout Camp
NASA rocket scientist to be part of Alpena Girl Scout Camp

Area Girl Scouts will experience an out of this world experience at this year’s Galaxy Quest Day Camp.

Colorado man may avoid indictment in Stupak threat case
July 23, 2010 – 3:06 am | Comments Off on Colorado man may avoid indictment in Stupak threat case
Colorado man may avoid indictment in Stupak threat case

A criminal case against a Colorado man accused of conspiring to threaten a Michigan congressman may be resolved without an indictment.

Ex-boyfriend allegedly murders Hubbard Lake woman
July 22, 2010 – 4:24 pm | Comments Off on Ex-boyfriend allegedly murders Hubbard Lake woman
Ex-boyfriend allegedly murders Hubbard Lake woman

Police are still looking for the man who allegedly broke into a Hubbard Lake home early Thursday morning, and murdered his ex-girlfriend.

3 more large businesses in Alpena file for tax breaks
July 22, 2010 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on 3 more large businesses in Alpena file for tax breaks
3 more large businesses in Alpena file for tax breaks

Property tax revenues continue to decline across the State of Michigan, and tax authorities within Alpena County are looking at taking another big hit.

What’s up with emergency warning sirens in Alpena?
July 22, 2010 – 6:25 am | Comments Off on What’s up with emergency warning sirens in Alpena?
What’s up with emergency warning sirens in Alpena?

The emergency warning system sirens in Alpena County have gone off 3 times over the past 10 days or so, despite a lack of tornado watches or warnings.

City, MDOT, gear up for 2011 intersection reconstruction
July 22, 2010 – 6:12 am | Comments Off on City, MDOT, gear up for 2011 intersection reconstruction
City, MDOT, gear up for 2011 intersection reconstruction

MDOT and the City of Alpena continue to prepare for the 2011 reconstruction of the Washington Avenue – Ripley Boulevard intersection.

APS co-op expands to offer diesel fuel
July 22, 2010 – 6:08 am | Comments Off on APS co-op expands to offer diesel fuel
APS co-op expands to offer diesel fuel

A consortium of school districts across Michigan can now take advantage of lower diesel fuel prices.

Police investigate copper thefts at Wurtsmith Air Force Base
July 22, 2010 – 6:04 am | Comments Off on Police investigate copper thefts at Wurtsmith Air Force Base
Police investigate copper thefts at Wurtsmith Air Force Base

Oscoda Township Police continue to investigate a recent rash of copper thefts at the former Wurtsmith Air Force Base.

Johannesburg meeting on commercial hunting guide regulations
July 22, 2010 – 6:02 am | Comments Off on Johannesburg meeting on commercial hunting guide regulations
Johannesburg meeting on commercial hunting guide regulations

The DNRE is hosting an informational meeting in Johannesburg next Thursday, to talk about commercial hunting guide regulations.

Michigan lawmakers return with budget unresolved
July 22, 2010 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Michigan lawmakers return with budget unresolved
Michigan lawmakers return with budget unresolved

Michigan lawmakers have returned to session at the state Capitol after a two-week break and they’re still trying to fix the state’s government budget problems.

Alpena Co. wins round 1 in battle over city sidewalk bill
July 21, 2010 – 5:09 pm | Comments Off on Alpena Co. wins round 1 in battle over city sidewalk bill
Alpena Co. wins round 1 in battle over city sidewalk bill

Alpena County has won round one of a dispute with the city over a special assessment levied on sidewalk.