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Horse club makes pitch for baseball field at fairgrounds
September 25, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off on Horse club makes pitch for baseball field at fairgrounds
Horse club makes pitch for baseball field at fairgrounds

One of two groups interested in using the baseball field at the Alpena County Fairgrounds gave commissioners an overview of their vision Tuesday.

Alpena Co. & APS to receive 50% of all Youth & Rec funding for 2020
September 25, 2019 – 12:38 am | Comments Off on Alpena Co. & APS to receive 50% of all Youth & Rec funding for 2020
Alpena Co. & APS to receive 50% of all Youth & Rec funding for 2020

The two largest benefactors of the voter-approved Youth and Recreation millage in 2020 would be Alpena County and Alpena Public Schools, under a list of recommendations released Tuesday.

Another possible financial hiccup for jail project
September 25, 2019 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Another possible financial hiccup for jail project
Another possible financial hiccup for jail project

New and higher water tap in fees established by Alpena Township in spring had contractors and others working on the county’s jail project scrambling Tuesday.

Two busted in Cheboygan for selling meth, coke & fentanyl
September 25, 2019 – 12:22 am | Comments Off on Two busted in Cheboygan for selling meth, coke & fentanyl
Two busted in Cheboygan for selling meth, coke & fentanyl

Three people were busted over the weekend as they transported drugs from the Detroit area to Cheboygan County.

6th annual Thunder Bay Folk Festival this weekend
September 25, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on 6th annual Thunder Bay Folk Festival this weekend
6th annual Thunder Bay Folk Festival this weekend

The 6th annual Thunder Bay Folk Festival is being held this weekend, on the grounds of the Alpena Antique Tractor and Steam Engine Club off French Road.

Language Society at ACC to share travel stories on Europe
September 25, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Language Society at ACC to share travel stories on Europe
Language Society at ACC to share travel stories on Europe

The public is invited to Alpena Community College Friday, to hear travel stories from the Language Society, which criss-crossed Europe over a nine day span this past summer.

More utility work, street closures & water shut offs in Alpena
September 25, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on More utility work, street closures & water shut offs in Alpena
More utility work, street closures & water shut offs in Alpena

Crews for the City of Alpena will be conducting more utility repairs Wednesday.

Lottery Ticket Giveaway!
September 24, 2019 – 2:01 pm | Comments Off on Lottery Ticket Giveaway!
Lottery Ticket Giveaway!

Lottery giveaway on 99.9 the Wave and 107.7 the Bay. Listen for your chance to win!

2019 Elk Festival in Atlanta
September 24, 2019 – 1:20 pm | Comments Off on 2019 Elk Festival in Atlanta
2019 Elk Festival in Atlanta

Check out all the fun in Atlanta this weekend!

Busy building season in Alpena
September 24, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Busy building season in Alpena
Busy building season in Alpena

Building construction season is still in full swing in the City of Alpena, which issued 69 building permits in August for projects valued at nearly $850,000.

Administrators pick new jail caterer
September 24, 2019 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on Administrators pick new jail caterer
Administrators pick new jail caterer

Administrators have chosen a new caterer for the Alpena County Jail.

Alpena firefighter promotions
September 24, 2019 – 12:38 am | Comments Off on Alpena firefighter promotions
Alpena firefighter promotions

Three City of Alpena firefighters were officially promoted to new positions Monday, and a new member of the team was sworn in.