-
Alpena & Indian River blood drives
March 22, 2010 – 6:37 am
Alpena & Indian River blood drives

Blood donors in northeast lower Michigan have two opportunities over the next week to help save a life.

Read Full Story
SARA Title III Reporting Workshops Coming to N MI.
March 22, 2010 – 6:35 am
SARA Title III Reporting Workshops Coming to N MI.

The DNRE is presenting the SARA Title III Tier Two and Toxic Chemical Release Inventory Reporting Workshop to assist facilities with their reporting requirements under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986.

Read Full Story
Vets’ lodges want exemption from Mich. smoking ban
March 22, 2010 – 6:34 am
Vets’ lodges want exemption from Mich. smoking ban

Veterans clubs across Michigan are signing petitions that seek to exempt the lodges from the pending statewide smoking ban.

Read Full Story
Obama: Health care bill a victory for Americans
March 22, 2010 – 6:33 am
Obama: Health care bill a victory for Americans

President Barack Obama says the health care legislation passed Sunday night by the House is “a victory for the American people” and “a victory for common sense.”

Read Full Story
Stupak on passage of health care reform
March 22, 2010 – 6:31 am
Stupak on passage of health care reform

U.S. Congressman Bart Stupak voted Sunday evening to pass H.R. 3590, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Read Full Story
AHA Midget BB wins State Championship
March 22, 2010 – 6:31 am
AHA Midget BB wins State Championship

A hard fought team effort by the AHA Midget BB hockey team has brought the State Championship Trophy home to Alpena.

Read Full Story
Monday’s sports report from around the state
March 22, 2010 – 6:23 am
Monday’s sports report from around the state

MSU is still alive and kicking; Red Wings score at buzzer to win, U-M is in Frozen Four.

Read Full Story
Air travelers to see tougher security before beach
March 22, 2010 – 6:01 am
Air travelers to see tougher security before beach

The government is rolling out its new, beefed up airport security plan in response to the failed Christmas Day attack, and travelers who haven’t flown in a while my be surprised.

Read Full Story
Barbara Ann Martin
March 21, 2010 – 5:33 pm

Barbara Ann Martin, 71, of 14554 Hubbard Lake Rd., Hubbard Lake passed away Saturday, March 20, 2010 at home.
Surviving Mrs. Martin are six children: Renee and Dwayne Wogaman, Marion and Allen …

Read Full Story
David Williams Matthes
March 20, 2010 – 10:53 pm

David William Matthes, 66, of 4457 Truckey Road, Alpena, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2010, at Alpena Regional Medical Center.
Surviving are his daughter, Bobbe Matthes of Alpena; one son, …

Read Full Story
Thieves stealing boat motors in Cheboygan
March 20, 2010 – 4:40 am
Thieves stealing boat motors in Cheboygan

Cheboygan County Sheriff Deputies are looking for the person or persons who have stolen seven outdoor boat motors over the past month.

Read Full Story
Neumann applauds federal grants for local coastal projects
March 20, 2010 – 4:30 am
Neumann applauds federal grants for local coastal projects

State Representative Andy Neumann is applauding federal grants totaling more than $78,000 awarded to help fund local projects along the Lake Huron coastline in Presque Isle, Alcona and Alpena counties.

Read Full Story