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US census forms arrive in the mail: What to expect
March 15, 2010 – 5:42 am
US census forms arrive in the mail: What to expect

More than 120 million U.S. census forms begin arriving Monday in mailboxes around the country.

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Crossings ending for season at Drummond Island
March 15, 2010 – 5:40 am
Crossings ending for season at Drummond Island

Federal officials say the ice bridge at Drummond Island is closing for the season.

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Efforts to lengthen MI term limits seem stalled
March 15, 2010 – 5:36 am
Efforts to lengthen MI term limits seem stalled

Michigan will head into 2011 with at least 29 new senators and 34 new House members, all replacing lawmakers leaving under term limits.

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County to test emergency siren system
March 13, 2010 – 8:46 am
County to test emergency siren system

Last fall the Alpena County emergency warning system was upgraded with a federal siren control system with battery backup that enables the sirens to function even during a power outage.

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Spring forward – Daylight Saving Time arrives Sunday
March 13, 2010 – 8:30 am
Spring forward – Daylight Saving Time arrives Sunday

Daylight Saving Time returns Sunday.

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Join The Bay’s Texting Club
March 12, 2010 – 10:22 pm
Join The Bay’s Texting Club

Get the scoop on special offers, promotions, and prizes–plus, text us your song requests–by signing up for The Bay’s texting club!

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Local MEAP scores released
March 12, 2010 – 1:46 pm
Local MEAP scores released

The State of Michigan has released the latest scores from the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) test.

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Chamber raising funds for 4th of July fireworks
March 12, 2010 – 1:08 pm
Chamber raising funds for 4th of July fireworks

The Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking donations for this year’s July fourth fireworks display.

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Cheboygan small business incubator receives $50K
March 12, 2010 – 1:02 pm
Cheboygan small business incubator receives $50K

A small business incubator program covering part of northern Michigan has received a $50,000 grant to help create jobs in Cheboygan, Antrim, Charlevoix, and Emmet counties.

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Alpena victorious in postseason against Marquette
March 12, 2010 – 12:35 pm
Alpena victorious in postseason against Marquette

Jesse Hendricks ignites comeback with 3 pointer  
 
 
March 11, 2010 – 06:15 a.m. EST
 
Wildcats move on after 60 to 49 win.
 
The Alpena High School boys basketball team is moving on in the playoffs thanks to …

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Let’s talk baseball!
March 12, 2010 – 12:30 pm
Let’s talk baseball!

AHS baseball “Up Close” with Jonny Zawacki
 
March 10, 2010 – 11:16 a.m. EST
 
I am Jonny Zawacki, a senior at Alpena High School and member of the varsity baseball team. Over the course of this …

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ARMC: Daylight Saving Time & Sleep
March 12, 2010 – 12:12 pm
ARMC: Daylight Saving Time & Sleep

Sunday marks the beginning of Daylight Saving Time and it’s when millions of Americans may lose something they take for granted – one hour of precious weekend sleep.

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