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Search for new 26th Circuit Court Judge begins
November 20, 2019 – 12:56 am
Search for new 26th Circuit Court Judge begins

The search for a new 26th Circuit Court Judge for Alpena and Montmorency counties is underway.

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Wells near Alpena CRTC to be retested for PFAS contamination
November 20, 2019 – 12:44 am
Wells near Alpena CRTC to be retested for PFAS contamination

Drinking water wells near the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center are being retested for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances.

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Cheboygan & Presque Isle receive USDA Disaster Designation
November 20, 2019 – 12:38 am
Cheboygan & Presque Isle receive USDA Disaster Designation

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 43 Michigan counties as primary natural disaster areas, making assistance available to agriculture producers in those counties following adverse weather conditions.

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Chamber accepting nominations for Outstanding Citizen of The Year
November 20, 2019 – 12:30 am
Chamber accepting nominations for Outstanding Citizen of The Year

The Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for awards that will be handed out during its annual dinner event in February.

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2nd man sent to prison for Miller St. break in
November 20, 2019 – 12:22 am
2nd man sent to prison for Miller St. break in

The second of two Alpena men who broke into a Miller Street apartment and assaulted the renter and her dog is headed to prison.

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Hospice volunteers needed in Hillman, Rogers City, Posen & Presque Isle
November 20, 2019 – 12:14 am
Hospice volunteers needed in Hillman, Rogers City, Posen & Presque Isle

Hospice of Michigan is looking for caring and compassionate people in northeast Michigan who are interested in donating their time as a patient companion.

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Michigan officials seek public tips in elk poaching case
November 20, 2019 – 12:08 am
Michigan officials seek public tips in elk poaching case

Michigan conservation officers are asking the public to help track down the person who killed a bull elk in the Pigeon River State Forest.

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1st recreational marijuana licenses issued in Michigan
November 20, 2019 – 12:02 am
1st recreational marijuana licenses issued in Michigan

The state of Michigan has issued the first licenses to a business planning to grow and sell marijuana for recreational use.

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Carol Jean Kolnowski
November 19, 2019 – 6:01 pm
Carol Jean Kolnowski

Carol Jean Kolnowski, 69, of Herron, passed away on Thursday Nov. 14, 2019 at Covenant Healthcare- Saginaw after battling various illnesses. She was a compassionate, caring woman and will be deeply missed. She was born …

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APS board moves forward with March bond proposal
November 19, 2019 – 12:56 am
APS board moves forward with March bond proposal

It now appears imminent the board of education for Alpena Public Schools will ask voters to support a new and smaller bond proposal in 2020.

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Council inks deal with Smolinki, new city manager
November 19, 2019 – 12:44 am
Council inks deal with Smolinki, new city manager

The new Alpena city manager will start her duties December 23.

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Mindock/Thunder Bay Theatre part ways
November 19, 2019 – 12:38 am
Mindock/Thunder Bay Theatre part ways

The Producing Artistic Director at Thunder Bay Theatre in Alpena is leaving after serving the organization for five years.

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