ACC nursing pinning ceremony to feature alumni

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Alpena Community College will host its nursing pinning ceremony on May 8 and invites alumni of the program to participate. The event is slated to begin at 6 p.m. in Park Arena at ACC. Graduates of the ACC nursing program are asked to complete a short form to RSVP for the pinning ceremony and ...

Weather Service warns of fire danger in Northeast Michigan

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ALPENA — The National Weather service has issued a red flag warning for all of northern Michigan, including Alpena, Presque Isle, Montmorency, and Alcona counties. The warning is set to expire at 8 p.m. tonight unless it is extended or cut short by the Weather Service. The Weather Service ...

National Day of Prayer Breakfast May 2

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ALPENA — Tickets are on sale now for the National Day of Prayer Breakfast scheduled for Thursday, May 2. Laura Hoffman, MyMichigan Medical Center spiritual care manager, will be the speaker at the breakfast. Doors open at 6:30 a.m., and serving begins at 6:45 a.m. The program will ...

News press repaired, Tuesday paper to be delivered Wednesday

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ALPENA -- The News press crew has repaired The News's press and the paper plans to print both the Tuesday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 17 editions tonight and deliver both papers on Wednesday. Mechanical problems had prevented The News's press crew from printing the Tuesday edition on ...

Thunder Bay Transportation seeks Dial-a-Ride millage

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ALPENA — Last year, nearly 100,000 rides were provided to people in Alpena via Thunder Bay Transportation Authority’s Dial-A-Ride program. In order to continue to provide the service, it will need voters to support a property tax proposal in August. On Monday, the Alpena Municipal ...