The Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 24 Apr 2014 07:51:59 EDTThu, 24 Apr 2014 07:51:59 EDT US needs to change tax structurehttp://www.thealpenanews.com are two main methods of regulating money and interest rates - monetary policy and fiscal policy. Each performs a specific role in helping shape our country's economy.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTKrawczak: I'm OK with being a cheerleaderhttp://www.thealpenanews.com has been around for more than 30 years. According to both and, cheerleading has strong ties to American football. The first intercollegiate football game was played between Princeton and Rutgers in 186.Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTSpeer: It has to come down to the class sizehttp://www.thealpenanews.com"Class size" has been an educational buzz word for decades now.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTEditorial: HUNT helps keep NE Michigan safehttp://www.thealpenanews.com, illegal drugs remain a dark side to the world in which we live. And, Northeast Michigan is not immune to that world. The Huron Undercover Narcotics Team recently released its annual report.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTEditorial: Hopefully state unemployment numbers continue downward pathhttp://www.thealpenanews.com years is a long time. Putting things in perspective, six years ago Barack Obama was just being elected as president in November and one month later, the Detroit Lions set a National Football League record for finishing with a 0-16 recor.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT