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Top notch AHS choirs & Besser science fair winners
May 17, 2010 – 6:36 am
Top notch AHS choirs & Besser science fair winners

All three choirs at Alpena High School recently took top honors at State Festival.

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Alpena & Onaway blood drives
May 17, 2010 – 6:33 am
Alpena & Onaway blood drives

As the school year comes to a close and families begin planning for summer vacation, the American Red Cross is encouraging all donors to make blood donation a part of those plans.

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School districts to offer menus with Michigan food
May 17, 2010 – 6:32 am
School districts to offer menus with Michigan food

Some school districts across Michigan this week, plan to offer menus filled with food from the state.

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Michigan senators announce $1M Great Lakes grant
May 17, 2010 – 6:04 am
Michigan senators announce $1M Great Lakes grant

Michigan’s two U.S. senators say a $1 million grant will strengthen the operations of the Great Lakes Observing System Regional Association in Ann Arbor.

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Mich. park visitors asked to watch for invasive plants
May 17, 2010 – 6:03 am
Mich. park visitors asked to watch for invasive plants

Visitors to Michigan state parks and recreation areas are being invited to help watch for invasive plants.

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BP: Mile-long tube sucking oil away from Gulf well
May 17, 2010 – 6:02 am
BP: Mile-long tube sucking oil away from Gulf well

Oil company engineers have finally succeeded in keeping some of the oil gushing from a blown well out of the Gulf of Mexico.

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Research links pesticides with ADHD in children
May 17, 2010 – 5:56 am
Research links pesticides with ADHD in children

A new study suggests a possible link between children’s attention-deficit disorder and exposure to common pesticides used on fruits and vegetables.

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John Stroud
May 15, 2010 – 1:38 am
John Stroud

John Stroud, 77, of Hubbard Lake, passed away at St. Mary ‘s Hospital in Saginaw on Thursday, May 13, 2010.
Born on September 3, 1932 in Dearborn to the late Eugene and …

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Mary Ellen Patterson
May 15, 2010 – 1:35 am
Mary Ellen Patterson

PATTERSON, Mary Ellen, 81, of Ossineke, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010 at MediLodge of Hillman following an extended illness
Mary was born March 9, 1929 in Alpena to the late Wesley and …

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Lola L. Kilburn
May 15, 2010 – 1:33 am
Lola L. Kilburn

Lola L. Kilburn, 85, of 152 Beaver Creek Road, Lachine, passed away at home on Thursday, May 13, 2010.
Lola was born in Flint, Michigan on March 14, 1925 to the …

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William Frank Bauer
May 15, 2010 – 1:31 am
William Frank Bauer

William Frank Bauer (Bill) was welcomed into the arms of our Lord & Savior, Jesus Christ, on Thursday, May 13, 2010 after a brave battle with cancer.
Bill was born December 14, 1932 to …

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Lawn-cutting ordinance in affect June 1
May 14, 2010 – 6:22 pm
Lawn-cutting ordinance in affect June 1

Beginning June 1, residents in the City of Alpena are required to cut their grass at least once a month.

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