Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 1 Oct 2014 05:49:46 EDTWed, 1 Oct 2014 05:49:46 EDT power of the dollar are a nation of shoppers. We are looking in catalogs, in stores, at dealerships, online, and garage sales.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTUS is failing to connect the dots Barack Obama admitted Sunday what most observant Americans already knew:?Once again, U.S. intelligence agencies failed to "connect the dots" on a terrorist group. And once again, U.S. officials had too much confidence in foreign allies.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTIs there any way to thank you enough? often do you hear a sincere thank you for something you've done that matters to someone else? Reciprocally, do we say 'thank you' enough? Today's column is dedicated to all the people across our region that have gone out of their way to create...Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTQuestions need to be asked about future use of troops our armed forces go to war - and make no mistake about it, they have - Americans rally in support. To ensure their sacrifices are not in vain, we as a people also owe it to them to examine the goals and strategy of the conflict.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTAnother person who know about Alpena's charm Hackney understands what we've known all along - Northeast Michigan is an outdoor paradise for sports enthusiasts.Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT