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It’s time to get super

July 23, 2016 ALPENA — The 39 annual Lafarge Super Tournament begins this morning with 19 boats competing for this year’s $4,000 first place priz. more »»

 
 
 
Alcona officials to ask Weichel to look at HUNT funding issue

July 23, 2016 HARRISVILLE — The Alcona County Board of Commissioners will ask Prosecutor Thomas Weichel whether the county is obligated to fulfill a contract with the Huron Undercover Narcotics Team after a... more »»

Alcona seeks new veterans service officer

July 23, 2016 HARRISVILLE — Alcona County officials are on the hunt for a new veterans service officer after the announcement of the retirement of their current officer. more »»

Fat Hogs ladies tourney July 30

July 23, 2016 ROGERS CITY — The 5th Annual Fat Hogs Ladies Fishing Challenge takes place July 30 from 6 a.m. until 9:30 p.m. with tournament boats leaving out of the Rogers City Marina. more »»

Odin’s popularity soars

July 23, 2016 ALPENA — Keeping the runway safe and making travelers feel comfortable while waiting for their flights. Those are just a few of the jobs Odin Knine does at Alpena County Regional Airport. more »»

Auxiliary recognizes volunteers, awards scholarships

July 23, 2016 The auxiliary volunteers at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena were recognized recently for their continued service to the medical center at their annual awards banquet at the Sanctuary Inn. more »»

It’s 2 decades in the making

July 22, 2016 ALPENA — The winners of the 27th annual Ladies Classic Tournament won their first tournament prize after fishing in the annual Michigan Brown Trout Festival event for 20 years. more »»

First drone test takes place at airport

July 22, 2016 ALPENA — It has taken more than five years, but the first unmanned aircraft system testing flight took place at Alpena County Regional Airport Thursday. more »»

Long road to drone testing realized

July 22, 2016 ALPENA — When the Alpena County Board of Commissioners voted to hire consultant Explorer Solutions in 2011 to help provide ideas for development opportunities at the airport, it put the county on a... more »»

Township requesting public input on master plan

July 22, 2016 ALPENA — To provide a framework for the future physical development of Alpena Township, the township is updating its master plan and is asking residents for their input. more »»

DDA plan highlights riverfront development

July 22, 2016 ALPENA — A preliminary development plan, presented Thursday by city planners hired by the Alpena Downtown Development Authority, highlighted development along the Thunder Bay River as an economic... more »»

Presque Isle County Fair has begun

July 22, 2016 PRESQUE ISLE — The Presque Isle County Fair kicked off Thursday afternoon with equipment displays, an Agra-fit race for all ages and presentations and demonstrations from area entities such as... more »»

‘Fish Doctor’ enjoys his job

July 21, 2016 ALPENA — Weighing the fish caught during Michigan Brown Trout Festival isn’t the most glamorous of jobs, but is one that requires someone with a passion for fishing and the ability to distinguish th... more »»

Trolley route modified after input given

July 21, 2016 ALPENA — Monday the Thunder Bay Transportation Authority will begin following a new trolley route in the city, which will incorporate stops at more city parks, according to Theron Higgins, TBTA... more »»

Committee recommends renewing 911 surcharge

July 21, 2016 ALPENA — Voters in Alpena County likely will need to vote in November on a renewal of the 911 surcharge added to phone bills to help pay for 911 services in the county. more »»

Commissioners table resolution concerning transgender bathroom use

July 21, 2016 HARRISVILLE — A resolution that would reject guidelines for transgender bathrooms from the federal government was tabled by the Alcona County Board of Commissioners during a meeting Wednesday. more »»

Nautical Festival in need of volunteers to help out

July 21, 2016 ROGERS CITY — Volunteers are needed to help work different stations at the tent during the 2016 Nautical City Festival in Rogers City. more »»

Anglers use advanced equipment in search of winners

July 20, 2016 ALPENA — Sitting in the Alpena Municipal Harbor Tuesday was tens of thousands worth of advanced boating and fishing equipment used by tournament entrants in the 41st Michigan Brown Trout Festival. more »»

106th District candidate forum held by LWV

July 20, 2016 ALPENA — The public was given an opportunity to ask questions of candidates ahead of the August primary election that will determine the Democrat and Republican candidates for the 106th Michigan... more »»

Stutzman: Everyone has role with tourism

July 20, 2016 ALPENA — Alpena is in the heart of its tourism season and it appears the branding and marketing effort made the last several years are paying dividends. more »»

Hefele updates council on MERS

July 20, 2016 ROGERS CITY — Rogers City Manager Joe Hefele updated members of the City of Rogers City Council on the current status of the Municipal Employee Retirement System of Michigan unfunded accrued... more »»

 
 
 

 

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Making Alpena a better place

July 7, 2016 People volunteering is a staple in communities, and in small communities is almost a necessity. more »

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