Alpena area saw warmer May; warm, dry weather to stick around

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ALPENA — Rain was in short supply in the Alpena area in May and that trend is likely to remain for the next several weeks. Meteorologists for the National Weather Service say it could be two to three weeks before any significant rain falls in Alpena. Last month saw warmer than average ...

Hall found not guilty on all charges

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ALPENA — A 12-member jury on Thursday found Robert Hall not guilty on all charges in Alpena’s 26th Circuit Court. “We are obviously pleased with the verdict,” Julie Miller, one of Hall’s defense attorneys, said. “The jury got it right.” Hall faced six separate charges, including ...

Penny Anderson named Alpena Senior of the Year

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ALPENA — Penny Anderson has been volunteering at the Alpena Senior Citizens Center for over 30 years, and she has been named Senior of the Year for her commitment and efforts. At the senior center, Anderson volunteers four days a week because she works at the Alpena County Library on ...