Officials seek public’s help to find teen

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Law enforcement officials are asking the public’s help in trying to locate a missing teenager from Oscoda Township. David Adamson, 16, was last seen Monday evening in a green 2013 Ford Fusion and was wearing a black hoodie and sweatpants, according to a news release. Adamson was reported ...

Alpena Youth and Rec Committee awards $500K+ for projects

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ALPENA — On Wednesday night, the Alpena County Youth and Recreation Committee approved 32 grant requests totaling $555,910 for projects countywide. The funding comes from a countywide property tax that costs the owner of a home valued at $100,000 about $25 a year. Some of the ...

Rogers City’s Avenue of Flags plan shelved, for now

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ALPENA — A plan to redesign the Avenue of Flags in Rogers City has been shelved, but the redevelopment of the Rogers City marina still has a chance to become a reality. On Wednesday, the city learned that a grant application request for a $2.2 million Community Development Block Grant via ...

Michigan Habitat for Humanity CEO speaks at Alpena dinner

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ALPENA — An experienced servant leader spoke to a banquet room full of caring community members on Thursday night at the Habitat for Humanity Northeast Michigan dinner and fundraiser. John Williams, president and CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, trekked up from Lansing to share some ...

Officials preach safety as archery deer season begins

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ALPENA — As archery deer season begins on Sunday, archers and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources are asking any hunters participating to stay safe during the hunting window. Mike Shaw, president of the Thunder Bay Bowmen Archery Club, said if any bowmen are hunting elevated, or in ...

Coach’s ejection gives Alpena forfeit win over Trojans

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ALPENA — The Alpena High boys varsity soccer team honored its seniors on Thursday and took home a win in the most peculiar way possible. With 17 minutes remaining in the second half, Traverse City Central’s coach, Gavin Richmond, was given a yellow card followed by a red card, ejecting ...