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Park for small dogs on hold, dedication & new sculptures later this month
June 7, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off on Park for small dogs on hold, dedication & new sculptures later this month
Park for small dogs on hold, dedication & new sculptures later this month

A formal dedication of the Thomas Stafford Dog Park in Alpena will be held later this month.

Hillman man could avoid jail after running from police
June 7, 2019 – 12:34 am | Comments Off on Hillman man could avoid jail after running from police
Hillman man could avoid jail after running from police

A young Hillman man who will be sentenced in July for attempting to flee police has an opportunity to avoid jail.

Fire does little damage at Lafarge cement plant
June 7, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on Fire does little damage at Lafarge cement plant
Fire does little damage at Lafarge cement plant

No one was injured when a small fire broke out at the Lafarge cement plant in Alpena Thursday.

Reward for info on tools stolen from trailer at Alcona Dam
June 7, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Reward for info on tools stolen from trailer at Alcona Dam
Reward for info on tools stolen from trailer at Alcona Dam

A man is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons who broke into his tool trailer, which was sitting in the Alcona Dam parking lot at the time.

Allor invites residents to June office hours
June 7, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Allor invites residents to June office hours
Allor invites residents to June office hours

State Representative Sue Allor is hosting another round of office hours in June, with planned stops in Rogers City, Alpena, Tawas, Harrisville and Indian River.

House Republicans want sales tax at pump to go to roads
June 7, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on House Republicans want sales tax at pump to go to roads
House Republicans want sales tax at pump to go to roads

Republicans who control Michigan’s House are proposing to boost road spending by dedicating the state’s 6 percent sales tax at the pump to the transportation budget.

Whitmer reshapes, renames economic development department
June 7, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Whitmer reshapes, renames economic development department
Whitmer reshapes, renames economic development department

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has restructured and renamed Michigan’s economic development department and appointed Detroit’s workforce development director to lead it.

Alpena Wildcat softball on The Bay
June 6, 2019 – 4:45 pm | Comments Off on Alpena Wildcat softball on The Bay
Alpena Wildcat softball on The Bay

Alpena Wildcats Playoff Softball on 107.7 The Bay! Saturday, June 8th at Saginaw Valley State University. First game at noon vs Grand Blanc.

Lisa Knight: The search continues…7 years later
June 6, 2019 – 1:49 pm | Comments Off on Lisa Knight: The search continues…7 years later
Lisa Knight: The search continues…7 years later

Saturday marks the seventh anniversary of the mysterious disappearance of then 29 year-old Lisa Marie Knight of Ossineke.
Lisa went missing on June 8, 2012.  Her last know contact was with ex-husband Lloyd Frey of Ossineke, …

Softball Playoffs on 99.9 The Wave
June 6, 2019 – 10:49 am | Comments Off on Softball Playoffs on 99.9 The Wave
Softball Playoffs on 99.9 The Wave

MHSAA Softball Playoffs on 99.9 The Wave, Live from East Jordan, Saturday, June 8th

4 candidates apply for open seat on APS Board of Ed
June 6, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on 4 candidates apply for open seat on APS Board of Ed
4 candidates apply for open seat on APS Board of Ed

Four candidates have applied for the open seat on the Alpena Public Schools board of education – two women and two men.

City’s smoking ban to take effect in 10 days
June 6, 2019 – 12:48 am | Comments Off on City’s smoking ban to take effect in 10 days
City’s smoking ban to take effect in 10 days

The City of Alpena’s smoking ban takes effect 10 days after being duly published in the newspaper.