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Officials report Michigan’s 9th death attributed to COVID-19
March 23, 2020 – 12:30 am
Officials report Michigan’s 9th death attributed to COVID-19

Michigan’s ninth coronavirus-related death has been reported in Washtenaw County where officials now suspect community transmission, as the total number of COVID-19 cases continued to rise statewide.

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Indian Trails suspends all bus routes
March 23, 2020 – 12:22 am
Indian Trails suspends all bus routes

Indian Trails, Inc. has suspended all of its daily scheduled bus service, which includes routes throughout Michigan, as well as connections with Greyhound and Amtrak.

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MidMichigan Dr. tests positive for COVID-19, ends elective surgeries
March 23, 2020 – 12:18 am
MidMichigan Dr. tests positive for COVID-19, ends elective surgeries

A doctor from MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland has tested positive for the coronavirus.

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Michigan police hope DNA tests will ID remains found in ’92
March 23, 2020 – 12:12 am
Michigan police hope DNA tests will ID remains found in ’92

Michigan State Police are hoping DNA testing will reveal the identity of woman whose remains were found nearly 30 years ago.

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As crisis deepens, congressional rescue deal teeters
March 23, 2020 – 12:06 am
As crisis deepens, congressional rescue deal teeters

Top-level negotiations between Congress and the White House churned late into the night Sunday over a now nearly $2 trillion economic rescue package, as the coronavirus crisis deepened, the nation shut down and the first U.S. senator tested positive for the disease.

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Do you still need to file, yes, but there’s a delay
March 23, 2020 – 12:02 am
Do you still need to file, yes, but there’s a delay

For those with questions about when you have to actually file your taxes, we have a clarification.

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Verna Louise Mace
March 23, 2020 – 12:00 am
Verna Louise Mace

Verna Louise (Wilds) Mace, 71, of Alpena, went to be with our Lord on March 22, 2020.  
She was born on January 12, 1949 in Alpena to the late Roy & Katherine (Cicero) Wilds and resided …

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David Lee Schaedig
March 23, 2020 – 12:00 am
David Lee Schaedig

David Lee Schaedig, 49, of Alpena passed away Friday, March 20, 2020 at his home.
David was born on October 20, 1970 in Alpena, Michigan to Denny and Carol (Elowsky) Schaedig. He worked at Northeast Michigan …

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Dolores Arlene Sims
March 23, 2020 – 12:00 am
Dolores Arlene Sims

Dolores Arlene Sims, 85, of Alpena passed away Friday, March 20, 2020, at her home. 
Dolores Arlene Prena was born on October 1, 1934 in Alpena to the late Harold and Olga (Weicht) Prena. She married …

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Local January jobless rates down from 2019
March 20, 2020 – 12:56 am
Local January jobless rates down from 2019

Seasonally unadjusted jobless rates rose in each of the state’s 17 major labor market areas in January.

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City agrees to pitch in for electronics recycling day
March 20, 2020 – 12:44 am
City agrees to pitch in for electronics recycling day

The city of Alpena has agreed to pitch in for what has become a popular countywide electronics recycling day.

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APS: 2nd budget adjustment of fiscal year
March 20, 2020 – 12:38 am
APS: 2nd budget adjustment of fiscal year

The general fund budget of Alpena Public Schools is holding steady through the first eight months of the fiscal year that ends June 30.

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