Alpena News Newsen-usThu, 29 Sep 2016 10:58:43 EDTThu, 29 Sep 2016 10:58:43 EDT'Native Treaties' exhibit opens at RC library CITY - The history of how Michigan's lands were developed, and the Anishinaabe people are the focus of a traveling exhibit. The "Native Treaties: Shared Rights" exhibit will be on display until Sunday, Oct.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTMaturen nominated as presidential candidate resident Michael A. Maturen was nominated as the presidential candidate for the American Solidarity Party during its party's convention in June. Maturen named Juan A. Munoz of Texas as his running mate.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAlpena chosen as 1 of 40 Hidden Hero Cities - Alpena was one of 40 cities in the United States and one of only two in Michigan to be designated a Hidden Hero City and will be part of an effort to promote and assist caregivers for veterans at a local level.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSecurity commission gives presentation - During a special presentation to county employees Wednesday afternoon, Montmorency County Sheriff Department Sgt. Chad Brown explained techniques and tactics to best remain safe in the event of an active shooter or intruder.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTLocal campgrounds show increase in revenue - Warm weather, an increase in tourism and park improvements have led to a banner year for two of three Alpena County-owned campgrounds in 2016. The third park is down slightly but still above the amount of revenue budgeted for this year.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT