Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 6 Jul 2015 22:13:08 EDTMon, 6 Jul 2015 22:13:08 EDT celebrates the 4th - From the early morning farmer's market to the annual parade, sandcastle contest and the fireworks, Alpena encompasses the full spirit of celebrating with family and friends on Independence Day in Northeast Michiga.Mon, 6 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTRacing on the river, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTLighthouse to host Rendezvous TOWNSHIP - Learn about life in different bygone eras at a reenactment encampment at 40 Mile Point Lighthouse July 11-12.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTPI lighthouse to celebrate 175 years ISLE - When the Old Presque Isle Lighthouse was completed in 1840, Michigan had been a state for three years, Martin Van Buren was president and Britain had just issued the world's first postage stamp.Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTNew Alcona County Library director takes the helm - Knowing that she has big shoes to fill as she takes over as new Alcona County Library director, Denise Bearre plans to build upon the strengths of her library staff team while continuing to maintain the library collection in hopes of...Sat, 4 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT