Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Alcona library chooses trustee to recommend to board

November 20, 2014 ALCONA — In a secret ballot vote Ed Foster was selected by the Alcona County Library Board for recommendation to serve on the board of trustees at Wednesday’s regular meeting. more »»

Alcona to send reminders to keep an eye on budgets

November 20, 2014 ALCONA — As the year end draws near, budgets become increasingly strained and mistakes can occur causing negative line items. more »»

New foreman will take over at Onaway DPW

November 20, 2014 ONAWAY — Starting Dec. 1, Onaway’s Department of Public Works will have a new foreman. more »»

Oh Christmas tree

November 19, 2014 more »»

Youth and rec names recipients of grant money

November 19, 2014 ALPENA — The Alpena County Youth & Recreation Committee has announced the recipients of $367,099 worth of grants that will be allocated to organizations and programs to bolster facilities and... more »»

State replaces MEAP testing

November 19, 2014 ALPENA — A new standardized test will be used this year across Michigan to replace the standardized Michigan Educational Assessment Program test for public school students. more »»

26 years serving the less fortunate

November 19, 2014 ALPENA — Since 2007, 71 cities have been cited by the National Coalition for the Homeless as having enacted regulations regarding food sharing activities. more »»

Sanctuary council to realign

November 19, 2014 ALPENA — Members of the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council passed a motion regarding the restructuring of the council due to the new boundary expansion. more »»

Alcona expects bids for new road commission garage within 60 days

November 19, 2014 ALCONA — Alcona County Road Commission Managing Director Jesse Campbell is hopeful to submit construction drawings for the new road commission garage to bid within the next 30 to 60 days. more »»

DHD looking into case of whooping cough

November 19, 2014 The health department is investigating a case of pertussis in Alpena County. more »»

Farmers market’s success gives hope to 2015 growth

November 19, 2014 ROGERS CITY — A new farmers market in Rogers City went well in its first year, and one organizer looks forward to growing it in 2015. more »»

APS receives clean audit; deficit lowering

November 18, 2014 ALPENA — The Alpena Public Schools Board of Education received a clean audit report from auditors Philip Straley and Mark Sandula during its regular meeting Monday nigh. more »»

City approves tax plan for hotel

November 18, 2014 ALPENA — Alpena Municipal Council voted 5-0 to approve a 15-year brownfield tax increment financing plan and a 10-year tax abatement plan that will help cover added expenses Amerilodge Group and... more »»

The waiting game

November 18, 2014 ALPENA — Two giants — Hachette in publishing, and Amazon in retailing — reached an anticlimatic resolution Thursday over book and e-book pricing in the dispute which received media attention since... more »»

New airport manager learning the ropes

November 18, 2014 ALPENA — There are big plans for Alpena County Regional Airport and new Airport Manager Steve Smigelski believes the experience he has gained from being an airfield manager at the Alpena Combat... more »»

Pettalia to help with House assignments

November 18, 2014 State Rep. Peter Pettalia has been named to serve on the 98th Legislature’s Committee on Committees for the Michigan House by Speaker-elect Kevin Cotter. more »»

FFA getting ready for annual sale

November 18, 2014 ALPENA — The Alpena High School FFA Chapter is holding its annual fruit and nut sale to help raise funds for chapter activities this year. Orders must be placed by Dec. more »»

Posen school board looks at future projects

November 18, 2014 POSEN — Posen Consolidated Schools has checked off much of the items on its five-year building and site plan and has the funding to tackle more projects in the future, Superintendent John Palmer said. more »»

New Onaway board members ready to start

November 18, 2014 ONAWAY — Two incoming Onaway Area Community Schools board members are looking forward to serving the district and its students. more »»

Role models

November 17, 2014 Courtesy Photo This year’s Alpena High School DARE role models are Jenna Talbot, Olivia Cordes, Nick Samp, Caleb Myers, Taylor Chroninger, Rachel Chroninger, Blaise Nugent, Mikayla Baarlaer, Rachel... more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web