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DTE Foundation matches donations to United Way & NEMCSA
April 9, 2020 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on DTE Foundation matches donations to United Way & NEMCSA
DTE Foundation matches donations to United Way & NEMCSA

DTE Foundation has announced that it will match donations in support of the United Way to assist in their efforts with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Eleventh & Ave. & Park St. to close for $153K project
April 9, 2020 – 12:04 am | Comments Off on Eleventh & Ave. & Park St. to close for $153K project
Eleventh & Ave. & Park St. to close for $153K project

The intersection of Eleventh Avenue and Park Street will be closed for approximately a month as crews for the city of Alpena make nearly $153,000 in repairs and upgrades.

City engineer on contractor work around town
April 8, 2020 – 4:12 pm | Comments Off on City engineer on contractor work around town
City engineer on contractor work around town

The City of Alpena is working to balance social distancing, the safety of its employees, and work activities that have to be completed.

Commissioners approve ambulance/911 ballot proposal
April 8, 2020 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Commissioners approve ambulance/911 ballot proposal
Commissioners approve ambulance/911 ballot proposal

Alpena County will be asking voters to support an expanded ambulance millage in August that includes additional funding for 911 services and four additional items.

Allor opposes Governor’s 70-Day extension
April 8, 2020 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on Allor opposes Governor’s 70-Day extension
Allor opposes Governor’s 70-Day extension

The Michigan Senate and House have approved an extension on the Governor’s state of emergency declaration for another 23 days, until April 30.

Lake Huron sets another high water mark in March
April 8, 2020 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on Lake Huron sets another high water mark in March
Lake Huron sets another high water mark in March

Lakes Huron, Michigan and Erie set new monthly mean water level records in March, eclipsing previous highs set in 1986.

Cheboygan Co. Sheriff “We will get through this”
April 8, 2020 – 12:16 am | Comments Off on Cheboygan Co. Sheriff “We will get through this”
Cheboygan Co. Sheriff “We will get through this”

Cheboygan County Sheriff Dale Clarmont is telling citizens to continue social distancing and follow the Governor’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order.

Bergman announces over $5M in grants for 1st District health services
April 8, 2020 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Bergman announces over $5M in grants for 1st District health services
Bergman announces over $5M in grants for 1st District health services

Congressman Jack Bergman has announced more than $5.1 million in grants for tribal and community health services in Michigan’s 1st Congressional District.

Presque Isle woman in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19
April 7, 2020 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Presque Isle woman in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19
Presque Isle woman in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19

A Presque Isle woman is in isolation after testing positive for the coronavirus.

City council approves resurfacing projects amid light agenda
April 7, 2020 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on City council approves resurfacing projects amid light agenda
City council approves resurfacing projects amid light agenda

The Alpena Municipal Council met amid a light agenda Monday evening, via teleconference, which is open to the general public.

APS board candidates have until Wednesday at 4 p.m. to file
April 7, 2020 – 12:24 am | Comments Off on APS board candidates have until Wednesday at 4 p.m. to file
APS board candidates have until Wednesday at 4 p.m. to file

Alpena Public Schools is reminding interested candidates that they have until 4 p.m. Wednesday to file for a vacancy on the board of education.

Montmorency deputies respond to noise complaints, alarms, crashes & more
April 7, 2020 – 12:16 am | Comments Off on Montmorency deputies respond to noise complaints, alarms, crashes & more
Montmorency deputies respond to noise complaints, alarms, crashes & more

A total of 89 complaints were filed with the Montmorency County Sheriff’s Office last week.