Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5002/Editorials and columnsen-usFri, 6 May 2016 18:20:03 EDTFri, 6 May 2016 18:20:03 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssHUNT should receive support from Alconahttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554420.htmlIt's time for Alcona County residents to vote on funding the Huron Undercover Narcotics Team through a millage. Last month the issue was discussed, but no action was taken by commissioner.Fri, 6 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe bonds of family, family traditionshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554353.htmlLast week, some of the corporate management of the Five Guys restaurant chain came to town to cook lunch for a fellow and about 60 pals and family. The menu was a predictable burgers, hot dogs, fries, and the trimmings.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTEnsure no terrorist enter US before allowing in refugeeshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554354.htmlWe Americans have big hearts. They go out to people forced from their homes by vicious terrorists, including the Islamic State. But we have wide-open eyes and ears, too.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTNewspaper clippings can be tributeshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554329.htmlNot long ago Steve Murch - this publication's managing editor - wrote a column bemoaning the failure of some area coaches to provide The News with stats from their team's games.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFederal agencies should be able to ask prospective employees about criminal pasthttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/554330.htmlSome employers have very good reasons for rejecting job applicants with criminal histories. For example, you probably don't want your local police department offering jobs to convicted felons.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT