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Police arrest Cheboygan driver for carrying uncased pistol
June 11, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on Police arrest Cheboygan driver for carrying uncased pistol
Police arrest Cheboygan driver for carrying uncased pistol

A 23 year-old Cheboygan man was taken to jail over the weekend, after police found an uncased handgun in his vehicle.

Michigan crews to conduct fishery research in Great Lakes
June 11, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Michigan crews to conduct fishery research in Great Lakes
Michigan crews to conduct fishery research in Great Lakes

Research crews are conducting fish population surveys on Michigan’s Great Lakes waters this summer and fall.

Michigan gas prices fall
June 11, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Michigan gas prices fall
Michigan gas prices fall

The price of gasoline in Michigan keeps falling.

Google plans $17M office expansions in Detroit, Ann Arbor
June 11, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Google plans $17M office expansions in Detroit, Ann Arbor
Google plans $17M office expansions in Detroit, Ann Arbor

Google is committing to spend $17 million to upgrade and expand offices in Detroit and Ann Arbor, a move the tech giant says will give it the capacity to “significantly” increase its Michigan workforce in coming years.

22 caught in Michigan sting targeting child sex solicitation
June 11, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on 22 caught in Michigan sting targeting child sex solicitation
22 caught in Michigan sting targeting child sex solicitation

Authorities in Michigan say they’ve arrested 22 people as part of an online child sex sting targeting suspects who are accused of soliciting sex with children.

Consolidated precincts to save library a little cash on August special election costs
June 10, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Consolidated precincts to save library a little cash on August special election costs
Consolidated precincts to save library a little cash on August special election costs

An August special election in Alpena County for a public library renewal millage will cost slightly less than the May special election when voters overwhelmingly turned down a millage request from Alpena Public Schools.

Au Sable Twn. receives $45K for Iron Belle trailhead design
June 10, 2019 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on Au Sable Twn. receives $45K for Iron Belle trailhead design
Au Sable Twn. receives $45K for Iron Belle trailhead design

More than two dozen projects along different parts of Michigan’s Iron Belle Trail will get a boost this year, sharing $1.4 million in public and privately raised funds to help build connections along the state’s showcase trail.

Moran Iron Works building another ferry for Shepler’s
June 10, 2019 – 12:38 am | Comments Off on Moran Iron Works building another ferry for Shepler’s
Moran Iron Works building another ferry for Shepler’s

Shepler’s Mackinac Island Ferry is having another vessel constructed to take passengers to and from one of Michigan’s top tourist destinations.

Trailers stolen from Northern Power Sports in Mio
June 10, 2019 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Trailers stolen from Northern Power Sports in Mio
Trailers stolen from Northern Power Sports in Mio

Police continue to search for the person or persons who stole two trailers from Northern Power Sports in Mio, sometime around mid May.

Youth & Rec committee schedules more meetings
June 10, 2019 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on Youth & Rec committee schedules more meetings
Youth & Rec committee schedules more meetings

The Alpena County Youth and Recreation Committee has scheduled a few additional meetings to accommodate the large number of requests it has received for funding in 2020.

Study ranks MidMichigan Health in top quintile of health systems
June 10, 2019 – 12:18 am | Comments Off on Study ranks MidMichigan Health in top quintile of health systems
Study ranks MidMichigan Health in top quintile of health systems

For the third year in a row, MidMichigan Health has been ranked in the top 20 percent for balanced performance among small health systems nationwide by IBM Watson Health.

3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan
June 10, 2019 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on 3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan
3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan

Police say a third child has died after a pickup truck drove into the back of an Amish horse-drawn carriage in southern Michigan.