Besser Museum hosting solar eclipse viewing party April 8

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ALPENA — The forecast for Monday, April 8 will be partly sunny with a 100% chance of solar eclipse. Head over to Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan from 2 to 4 p.m. for the Great American Eclipse Viewing Party, brought to you by the museum and 105.7 The Bird. You won’t want to miss ...

Spring Break excitement in Alpena seen at Free Family Fun Day

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ALPENA — On Tuesday, families in the Alpena community converged at Alpena High School for a day of fun as the Alpena Optimist Club put on their 40th annual Free Family Fun Day. “We've been coming to this for many years,” Alpena resident Jennifer Werda said, who attended the event with ...

Honor walks celebrate organ donors at Alpena hospital

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ALPENA — In a collaboration between MyMichigan Health, the Midland-based owner of the Alpena hospital, and Gift of Life Michigan, an organ and tissue donation organization, families, hospital staff, and others can say farewell to a dying organ donor in an honor walk meant to thank the donor ...

Birding class at Alcona library

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The AuSable Valley Audubon Society will offer a free refresher class in birding for adults interested in improving their bird knowledge and observation skills. The two-part class will be held on from 1 to 2:30 p.m. April 11 and 18 at the Alcona County Library, 312 W Main St., ...