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APS announces key dates for students & families
August 14, 2019 – 12:34 am
APS announces key dates for students & families

Students and families of Alpena Public Schools should be receiving information this week, on the upcoming school year, which starts in less than two weeks.

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Iosco Co man wins $100K on Poker Lotto
August 14, 2019 – 12:34 am
Iosco Co man wins $100K on Poker Lotto

Another resident of northeast Michigan has hit it big through the Michigan Lottery.

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Montmorency Co. residents call police 106 times over week
August 14, 2019 – 12:28 am
Montmorency Co. residents call police 106 times over week

Residents of Montmorency County filed 106 complaints with the local sheriff’s office over the week.

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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement campaign runs through Labor Day holiday
August 14, 2019 – 12:22 am
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement campaign runs through Labor Day holiday

Law enforcement agencies across Michigan are gearing up for another holiday and another campaign aimed at making the state’s roads safe for all motorists.

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Mackinac Bridge tokens only usable through Sept. 10
August 14, 2019 – 12:14 am
Mackinac Bridge tokens only usable through Sept. 10

The Mackinac Bridge Authority says it will no longer accept bridge tokens for tolls beginning September 10.

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Work progressing on new Fiat Chrysler plant in Detroit
August 14, 2019 – 12:08 am
Work progressing on new Fiat Chrysler plant in Detroit

Work is progressing at the site of a Fiat Chrysler assembly plant on Detroit’s eastside.

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UK bans cream cheese ad because of ‘dopey dad’ stereotype
August 14, 2019 – 12:02 am
UK bans cream cheese ad because of ‘dopey dad’ stereotype

An advertisement for cream cheese showing distracted dads leaving babies on a conveyer belt has been banned in Britain under new rules against harmful gender stereotypes.

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I2P purchases Kmart property & is granted rezoning request
August 13, 2019 – 12:56 am
I2P purchases Kmart property & is granted rezoning request

It’s now official – a new company has taken over the former Kmart property in Alpena with plans to convert the building into a multi-tenant facility, leasing space to companies engaged in design, engineering, sales and manufacturing activities.

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Handle with Care program identifies kids who encounter traumatic events
August 13, 2019 – 12:44 am
Handle with Care program identifies kids who encounter traumatic events

A new program is being rolled out at Alpena Public Schools in 2019-20, that will inform administrators, teachers and staff of students who have experienced or witnessed a traumatic event.

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Install starts on new artificial turf field at Wildcat Stadium
August 13, 2019 – 12:36 am
Install starts on new artificial turf field at Wildcat Stadium

The new artificial turf field for Wildcat Stadium will be put down over the next two weeks.

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Perseid Meteor shower takes center stage at Negwegon State Park
August 13, 2019 – 12:28 am
Perseid Meteor shower takes center stage at Negwegon State Park

The Perseid Meteor shower will take center stage at Negwegon State Park Tuesday night.

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MI gas prices down, but…
August 13, 2019 – 12:20 am
MI gas prices down, but…

For the second time in as many weeks, gas prices in Michigan are lower.

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