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Two Hillman women arrested for delivery of heroin
November 1, 2019 – 2:07 pm | Comments Off on Two Hillman women arrested for delivery of heroin
Two Hillman women arrested for delivery of heroin

Two woman from Hillman have been arrested for purchasing an unknown quantity of heroin and fentanyl from a Chicago suburb.

Hillman Football Live on Bay this Friday!
November 1, 2019 – 12:20 pm | Comments Off on Hillman Football Live on Bay this Friday!
Hillman Football Live on Bay this Friday!

The Hillman Tigers Football Team is in the State Semi-Finals!  They play at Pickford this Friday Night at 7pm. 

Klarich resigns as Director of Economic Development
November 1, 2019 – 4:10 am | Comments Off on Klarich resigns as Director of Economic Development
Klarich resigns as Director of Economic Development

The director of economic development for the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce and Target Alpena Development Corporation is stepping down.

Record rain/snow fitting end to soggy October weather
November 1, 2019 – 4:00 am | Comments Off on Record rain/snow fitting end to soggy October weather
Record rain/snow fitting end to soggy October weather

Thursday’s record rain and snow in the Alpena area was a fitting end to a month that featured more rainy days than sunny days.

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday
November 1, 2019 – 3:36 am | Comments Off on Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday
Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday

We sprung ahead in March and this weekend we’ll fall back.
Daylight Saving Time (DST) ends at 2 a.m. Sunday.
Benjamin Franklin first suggested Daylight Saving Time in 1784, but modern DST was not proposed until 1895 …

Police find Alpena driver slumped at wheel due to drugs
November 1, 2019 – 3:35 am | Comments Off on Police find Alpena driver slumped at wheel due to drugs
Police find Alpena driver slumped at wheel due to drugs

A 30 year-old Alpena man is facing up to 10 years in prison on a drug charge after police found him slumped over the steering wheel of his vehicle, and appeared to be lifeless.
 
Detectives from …

Motorcyclist busted with meth
November 1, 2019 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Motorcyclist busted with meth
Motorcyclist busted with meth

Detectives with the Huron Undercover Narcotics Team (HUNT) and troopers with the Michigan State Police arrested a motorcyclist in Alpena Monday, on several driving offenses, and for being in possession of methamphetamine.
 
HUNT detectives believed the …

Cheboygan deputies bust man who may be linked to 20 B&E’s
November 1, 2019 – 3:33 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan deputies bust man who may be linked to 20 B&E’s
Cheboygan deputies bust man who may be linked to 20 B&E’s

The Cheboygan County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who may be linked to as many as 20 breaking and enterings in northern Michigan.
 
The 26 year-old from Petoskey was busted Wednesday afternoon, (OCT 30) after …

Utility work at 4 intersections Friday
November 1, 2019 – 3:32 am | Comments Off on Utility work at 4 intersections Friday
Utility work at 4 intersections Friday

Crews for the City of Alpena will be conducting additional utility repairs at four intersections Friday.
 
The work is being conducted at First Avenue and Blair Street, Second Avenue and Wisner Street, Third Avenue and Wisner, …

Winter parking restriction takes effect Friday
November 1, 2019 – 3:31 am | Comments Off on Winter parking restriction takes effect Friday
Winter parking restriction takes effect Friday

A City of Alpena winter parking restriction takes effect Friday.
 
Vehicles are not allowed to park on city streets between the hours of 3 a.m. and 6 a.m., from November 1 through April 1, so plows …

Brush-only pickup in Alpena next week
November 1, 2019 – 3:30 am | Comments Off on Brush-only pickup in Alpena next week
Brush-only pickup in Alpena next week

Crews for the City of Alpena will be picking up brush curbside next week.
Other yard waste such as grass clippings or leaves will not be picked up but can be dropped off at the public …

Nitchman jailed for embezzling from Alpena hotel
October 31, 2019 – 3:38 am | Comments Off on Nitchman jailed for embezzling from Alpena hotel
Nitchman jailed for embezzling from Alpena hotel

A 24 year-old Alpena man is being held on a $200,000 bond for allegedly embezzling from his former employer.