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Police search area linked to Wirgau, Srebnik, Hill

ALPENA — Police on Wednesday used a dog and a helicopter to search near the intersection of Lacomb and Haken roads in Alpena Township, an area linked to the man who owns the property where police last week found the body of Alpena teen Brynn Bills. For several hours Wednesday afternoon, ...

Enjoy a meal, fine wine, live entertainment at Rosa’s Lookout Inn

SPRUCE — You’ll find out more than just “whodunnit” on Oct. 17 and 18, at Rosa’s Lookout Inn. Tickets are sold out for the Sunday, Oct. 17 Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, but some are still available for the Monday, Oct. 18 show. Both shows start at 6 p.m. In addition to an ...

POLICE BLOTTER: Presque Isle County deputies make one traffic stop

Recent actions by law enforcement agencies in Northeast Michigan. This has been only lightly edited. PRESQUE ISLE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE For the period of Sept. 12-20 Complaints handled: 50 Police runs: 20 Persons investigated: 98 Autos investigated: 29 Traffic stops: ...

Game-winning field goal puts Wildcat kicker Sam Cook in rare company

ALPENA — With Friday’s Big North Conference game tied 7-7 between Alpena and Gaylord in the waning moments of what was an offensive struggle, the Wildcats had the ball deep in Blue Devil territory after recovering a fumble at the 11 yard line with 2:44 left on the game clock. Unlike ...

Police: Woman linked to Wirgau, Srebnik, Bills missing

ALPENA ― Abby Hill, 31, who has connections to Brynn Bills and to the owner of the property where police found Bills’ body, has herself gone missing, police said Tuesday. Hill is wanted on felony warrants for unlawful imprisonment and felon in possession of a firearm, but police said ...

Family, friends, remember Brynn Bills as caring, outgoing

ALPENA — The people who knew Alpena’s Brynn Bills best use words like caring, outgoing, funny, and smart to describe her. Bills’ father, Duane Bills, said that, when he reflects on his daughter, he thinks of her curiosity, love for the Alpena area’s natural resources, and her love and ...