Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Apr 2015 00:23:12 EDTThu, 2 Apr 2015 00:23:12 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssUS seems to be helping Iranhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/540645.htmlIran poses a greater threat to Americans than do Islamic State terrorists, some analysts believe.Wed, 1 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTA huge impact on the economyhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/540602.htmlLast week the Convention & Visitors Bureau staff (all two of us) attended the 2015 Governor's Conference on Tourism in Grand Rapids.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTExample of how America's intervention has had positive impacthttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/540603.htmlToo often, American service men and women make great sacrifices for seemingly unappreciative people in foreign countries. And too many of our tax dollars are spent defending countries that rely on the United States rather than their own resources.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTWhat went wrong in Yemen needs to be examinedhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/540591.htmlIn January, President Barack Obama referred to U.S. anti-terrorism efforts in Yemen as a "model" for avoiding massive deployments of American troops. Last week, U.S. personnel were being evacuated from Yemen.Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTShipping season latest sign of springhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/540550.htmlThunder Bay is in that transition stage right now where, depending on the direction of the wind and the temperature outside, one day readers might find ice covering the bay, the next there is open water.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT