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Mio woman busted with drugs
January 16, 2020 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on Mio woman busted with drugs
Mio woman busted with drugs

A 27 year-old woman from Mio is facing a drug charge after she was busted sitting in her vehicle at a business in Otsego Lake Township, south of Gaylord.

Lewiston man steals truck after responding to Facebook post
January 16, 2020 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Lewiston man steals truck after responding to Facebook post
Lewiston man steals truck after responding to Facebook post

A man near Gaylord got more than he bargained for after posting a vehicle for sale on Facebook.

88 year-old woman killed in crash on Genshaw Rd.
January 15, 2020 – 4:23 pm | Comments Off on 88 year-old woman killed in crash on Genshaw Rd.
88 year-old woman killed in crash on Genshaw Rd.

An 88 year-old Alpena woman was killed Monday, when three vehicles collided on Genshaw Road, near Princeton Avenue.

Alpena breathalyzer leads to statewide investigation
January 15, 2020 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Alpena breathalyzer leads to statewide investigation
Alpena breathalyzer leads to statewide investigation

Michigan State Police continue to investigate the company that now formerly serviced the states 203 breathalyzer devices.

Another APS teacher receives Excellence in Education Award
January 15, 2020 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on Another APS teacher receives Excellence in Education Award
Another APS teacher receives Excellence in Education Award

The Michigan Lottery has recognized another teacher from Alpena Public Schools with its weekly Excellence in Education Award.

UPDATE: Investigators release new info on child porn case
January 15, 2020 – 12:38 am | Comments Off on UPDATE: Investigators release new info on child porn case
UPDATE: Investigators release new info on child porn case

The Michigan State Police has released additional information on a child pornography investigation that led to the arrest of an Alpena man on Friday.

Hubbard Lake man assaults, chokes ex-wife
January 15, 2020 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on Hubbard Lake man assaults, chokes ex-wife
Hubbard Lake man assaults, chokes ex-wife

A Hubbard Lake man is in trouble with the law for allegedly assaulting his former wife.

Complaints lower at Montmorency Sheriff’s Office
January 15, 2020 – 12:22 am | Comments Off on Complaints lower at Montmorency Sheriff’s Office
Complaints lower at Montmorency Sheriff’s Office

The number of complaints phoned into the Montmorency County Sheriff’s Office was down over the week.

Michigan sues 3M, DuPont over ‘forever’ chemicals in water
January 15, 2020 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Michigan sues 3M, DuPont over ‘forever’ chemicals in water
Michigan sues 3M, DuPont over ‘forever’ chemicals in water

Michigan is suing 3M, DuPont and other companies for financial damages from contamination caused by potentially harmful “forever” chemicals that are turning up in drinking water across the state.

MI House votes to lift state’s ban against stun guns
January 15, 2020 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on MI House votes to lift state’s ban against stun guns
MI House votes to lift state’s ban against stun guns

Michigan would lift its ban on stun guns under legislation advanced by lawmakers.

Jet dumps fuel that lands on school kids near LA
January 15, 2020 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Jet dumps fuel that lands on school kids near LA
Jet dumps fuel that lands on school kids near LA

An airliner with engine trouble dumped jet fuel that fell as a smelly mist on dozens of schoolchildren while the plane made an emergency return to Los Angeles International Airport.

APS committee gets updates on projects & ongoing maintenance issues
January 14, 2020 – 12:46 am | Comments Off on APS committee gets updates on projects & ongoing maintenance issues
APS committee gets updates on projects & ongoing maintenance issues

The property committee for the Alpena Public Schools board of education met Monday, and received an update on ongoing maintenance issues as well as information on some projects, including new fencing at Sunset school.