The Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 21:02:36 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 21:02:36 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssEarth Day celebrationhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529324.htmlALPENA - Singer/songwriter Carol Johnson visited Ella White School Tuesday to deliver a special message about life skills and the earth to the students through musi.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPlenty of contested races could lead to changes locallyhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529325.htmlWhile 2014 is a non-presidential election year, this year's mid-term elections are filled with races on the national, state and local levels. Many seats will see both primary and general elections to decide who will hold those offices.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTOfficials give update on Lake Huron fisherieshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529326.htmlALPENA - Lake Huron's fisheries have gone through drastic changes in the past few decades, and researchers with a number of agencies gave an update Tuesday during the annual Lake Huron Fisheries Workshop. Ed Roseman with the U.S.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTSummit to discuss Lake Huron watershedhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529327.htmlALPENA - The Lake Huron Watershed Summit will be held Friday, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, and feature a variety of citizen presenters along with two professionally led breakout sessions.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe public commentshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/529317.htmlALPENA - The Alpena Public Schools Board of Education heard from 11 speakers during the public comment portion of its meeting Monday, in which nearly all addressed the issue of wage cuts that were imposed on teachers.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT