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MDOT to spend $289K to repair shoreline slope north of Rogers City
January 8, 2020 – 12:32 am
MDOT to spend $289K to repair shoreline slope north of Rogers City

The Michigan Department of Transportation is spending $289,000 to repair shoreline slope between Lake Huron and the Huron Sunrise Trail along US-23, approximately three miles north of Rogers City.

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Deputies respond to slippery roads, domestic issues & stranded snowmobiler
January 8, 2020 – 12:22 am
Deputies respond to slippery roads, domestic issues & stranded snowmobiler

The Montmorency County Sheriff’s Office was busy last week, responding to 128 calls for help.

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Hearing set for Michigan man in grisly slaying, mutilation
January 8, 2020 – 12:14 am
Hearing set for Michigan man in grisly slaying, mutilation

A 50 year-old mid-Michigan man is due in court in the slaying and mutilation of a man he met online.

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What did we do on holiday break? A toilet paper pyramid
January 8, 2020 – 12:08 am
What did we do on holiday break? A toilet paper pyramid

It’s not what the Egyptians had in mind but it worked: A group of Michigan high school students made a pyramid out of toilet paper — more than 27,000 rolls.

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Ballot drive to bar LGBTQ discrimination begins in Michigan
January 8, 2020 – 12:02 am
Ballot drive to bar LGBTQ discrimination begins in Michigan

A group is launching a 2020 ballot initiative to expand Michigan’s civil rights law to include anti-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people.

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Esther Elsie Reddeman
January 7, 2020 – 4:14 pm
Esther Elsie Reddeman

Esther Elsie Reddeman, 101, of Alpena entered eternal peace on Friday Jan. 3, 2020 at MediLodge of
Alpena. She was a loving wife, mother, sister and aunt that will be dearly missed by all.
Esther was born …

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Krawczak leaving chamber after 12.5 years
January 7, 2020 – 12:15 pm
Krawczak leaving chamber after 12.5 years

The head of the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce is stepping down.

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LOCAL SPORTS TUESDAY 1-7-20
January 7, 2020 – 5:36 am
LOCAL SPORTS TUESDAY 1-7-20

Plenty of high school basketball results

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City budget returns to positive figures after year in red
January 7, 2020 – 12:56 am
City budget returns to positive figures after year in red

The City of Alpena’s general fund budget returned to positive figures for the fiscal year 2018-19, following a year in the red.

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Alpena airport: Highest number of flyers since 2014
January 7, 2020 – 12:44 am
Alpena airport: Highest number of flyers since 2014

Alpena County Regional Airport is celebrating its most successful year since 2014.

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Mahler takes over economic development role for Alpena chamber
January 7, 2020 – 12:38 am
Mahler takes over economic development role for Alpena chamber

In the end, the Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce did not need to go far to find a new director of economic development.

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Councilmen sworn in, Johnson remains Mayor Pro-Tem
January 7, 2020 – 12:30 am
Councilmen sworn in, Johnson remains Mayor Pro-Tem

The Alpena Municipal Council met for the first time in 2020 Monday, and took care of some routine business.

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