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Former Cheboygan man up on child sex charges
March 23, 2010 – 6:06 am
Former Cheboygan man up on child sex charges

A former Cheboygan resident is being accused of having an intimate relationship with a minor under the age of thirteen.

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Alpena High School student-athletes named All Big North Conference
March 23, 2010 – 5:56 am
Alpena High School student-athletes named All Big North Conference

Continuing a proud tradition at Alpena High School, there are many names on the list of honorees from winter sports for All Big North Conference.

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U.S. Coast Guard Alpena offering boater safety test sessions
March 23, 2010 – 5:56 am
U.S. Coast Guard Alpena offering boater safety test sessions

With technological advances, the method in which residents obtain boater safety certificates is changing.

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Flags to be lowered for Harrison Township soldier
March 23, 2010 – 5:54 am
Flags to be lowered for Harrison Township soldier

Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm has ordered U.S. flags to half-staff today, to honor a soldier from suburban Detroit who was killed in Iraq.

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State gas prices up another 11 cents
March 23, 2010 – 5:53 am
State gas prices up another 11 cents

Gas prices across Michigan and the nation have been skyrocketing over the past couple of weeks.
Industry insiders blame it on increased demand and more expensive seasonal blends.
AAA Michigan says gasoline prices are up 11 cents …

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Drive to exempt Mich. from fed health care starts
March 23, 2010 – 5:52 am
Drive to exempt Mich. from fed health care starts

A petition drive to put a measure on the November ballot that could ask Michigan voters whether they want to exempt the state from the federal health care overhaul has been launched.

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Pearl M. Gilbertson
March 23, 2010 – 2:40 am
Pearl M. Gilbertson

Gilbertson Funeral

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Wanted man flees Oscoda police and is killed in crash
March 22, 2010 – 11:30 am
Wanted man flees Oscoda police and is killed in crash

A man wanted on an outstanding warrant fled from Oscoda Township Police Saturday night and was killed when he lost control of his vehicle.

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APS: No more layoffs anticipated
March 22, 2010 – 7:17 am
APS: No more layoffs anticipated

Alpena Public Schools is not anticipating any additional staff layoffs for the 2010-11 school year.

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Should Alpena Co broadcast commissioner meetings?
March 22, 2010 – 7:11 am
Should Alpena Co broadcast commissioner meetings?

Alpena County is again being asked to consider broadcasting commissioner meetings on the local cable TV channel.

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SS Alpena, 2 others, get stuck in ice
March 22, 2010 – 7:10 am
SS Alpena, 2 others, get stuck in ice

Days after it left the Lafarge cement plant, the SS Alpena and two other ships got stuck in the ice.

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Child Abuse Prevention Month – Alpena pinwheel garden
March 22, 2010 – 6:52 am
Child Abuse Prevention Month – Alpena pinwheel garden

The Alpena & Presque Isle Child Abuse/Neglect Team is planting a pinwheel garden in recognition of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.

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