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MDOT to resurface small stretch of US-23 in Tawas
May 10, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on MDOT to resurface small stretch of US-23 in Tawas
MDOT to resurface small stretch of US-23 in Tawas

The Michigan Department of Transportation will begin a small resurfacing project in Iosco County Monday.

MSP weekly stats
May 10, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on MSP weekly stats
MSP weekly stats

A total of 82 calls for service were phoned into the State Police post in Alpena over the week.

MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena receives 2019 Governor’s Award of Excellence
May 9, 2019 – 4:34 pm | Comments Off on MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena receives 2019 Governor’s Award of Excellence
MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena receives 2019 Governor’s Award of Excellence

MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena has received a 2019 Governor’s Award of Excellence.

2019 ACC Honors Breakfast results
May 9, 2019 – 3:50 pm | Comments Off on 2019 ACC Honors Breakfast results
2019 ACC Honors Breakfast results

The annual Alpena Community College Honors Breakfast was held Thursday morning, at the Alpena Events Complex off Woodward Avenue.

Council moves forward with smoking ban in parks & beaches
May 9, 2019 – 12:56 am | Comments Off on Council moves forward with smoking ban in parks & beaches
Council moves forward with smoking ban in parks & beaches

A smoking ban will likely greet residents and tourists at parks and beaches in the City of Alpena this summer.

Quick facts on APS ballot proposal election
May 9, 2019 – 12:44 am | Comments Off on Quick facts on APS ballot proposal election
Quick facts on APS ballot proposal election

The vote totals for the Alpena Public Schools ballot proposal were certified by the Board of State Canvassers Wednesday morning, with no changes noted.

ACC commencement activities
May 9, 2019 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on ACC commencement activities
ACC commencement activities

End of school year activities at Alpena Community College will culminate with the 66th commencement ceremony Thursday night, in Park Arena.

Hillman man sent to prison for raping stepsister
May 9, 2019 – 12:28 am | Comments Off on Hillman man sent to prison for raping stepsister
Hillman man sent to prison for raping stepsister

A 21 year-old Hillman man is on his way to prison after being sentenced this week, to 60 months to 15 years in prison for raping his younger stepsister.

Local commissioner appointed to state task force
May 9, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Local commissioner appointed to state task force
Local commissioner appointed to state task force

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has made appointments to the newly created Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration.

Alpena Countywide Cleanup Day another success
May 9, 2019 – 12:14 am | Comments Off on Alpena Countywide Cleanup Day another success
Alpena Countywide Cleanup Day another success

Residents of Alpena County came out in droves last Saturday, to recycle items they no longer needed.

FTC urged by child advocates to investigate Amazon’s Alexa
May 9, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on FTC urged by child advocates to investigate Amazon’s Alexa
FTC urged by child advocates to investigate Amazon’s Alexa

Consumer advocates say the kids’ version of Amazon’s Alexa won’t forget what children tell it, even after parents try to delete the conversations.

Denver is 1st US city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’
May 9, 2019 – 12:02 am | Comments Off on Denver is 1st US city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’
Denver is 1st US city to decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’

Voters have made Denver the first U.S. city to decriminalize psilocybin, the psychoactive ingredient in “magic mushrooms.”