TAWAS CITY – The Iosco County Board of Commissioners Committee of the Whole voted unanimously to move a resolution, seeking a study on gypsy moths in the northwestern section of the county, to the full board.
OSCODA – Voters in Oscoda Township showed support and voted to fund a millage that would help fund the Oscoda Township Fire Department, but voted against passing a millage that would have generated funding for township roads.
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ALPENA – The Michigan State Police Alpena Post is seeking volunteers to assist with the Angel Program, which allows an individual struggling with addiction to walk into any post and ask for as…
PLAINFIELD Twp. – The Michigan State Police (MSP) responded to an incident on July 29, in Plainfield Township, during which falling trees struck a vehicle and caused possible injuries to the p…
HUBBARD LAKE – On July 18 Michigan State Police troopers were dispatched to an address in Ossineke Township in Alpena County regarding a report of a home invasion and assault that had just occurred.
NATIONAL CITY – The Michigan State Police (MSP) are searching for a second suspect, who they say was involved in the breaking-and-entering of a business in National City.
EAST TAWAS – According to the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA), summer is officially over. Fall high school sports officially begin practice this week and soccer teams may even begin playing in their first contests by the end of the week.
OSCODA - The Monday Senior Mixed Bowling League will hold its organizational meeting Monday, Aug. 19, at 1 p.m. at the AuSable Senior Center.
HALE – When it comes to its varsity football head coach position, Hale has seen a bit of a revolving door in recent years. This spring, Pete Scott, a former assistant with the team was named t…
MOUNT PLEASANT – Bryant Wilson has been promoted to associate head coach of the Central Michigan track and field team, Director of Track and Field/Cross Country Jennifer Swieton recently announced.
OMER – The annual Northeastern Michigan Baseball League (N.E.M.) reunion will take place this Sunday, July 21, in the N.E.M. Museum located at the Arenac County Historical Society Museum in Omer.
Singer Miley Cyrus, former President Bill Clinton and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres are among the celebrities who’ve adopted a plant-based diet. Athlete Novak Djokovic, who recently won the men’s singles at this year’s Wimbledon tennis tournament, is the latest celeb catching waves over his plant diet.
Venturing into research on electronic nicotine
Traversing the twists and turns of the waterslide, perfecting your form on the diving board, and testing your cunning at a game of Marco Polo. These are just a few of the ways to steer clear of boredom and ensure a fun day at the pool.
It turns out that mindfulness — the practice of being fully aware of the present moment — can taste pretty good.
There are several well-known factors that contribute to aging: smoking, stress, sun exposure and genetics, among them. But what you may not realize is what you put on your plate can also cause you to look beyond your year.
OSCODA – Next up to the Oscoda Beach Bandshell for the summer concert series is Boogie 2 Shooz featuring pair Pamela Jenkins and Patti-Jean Cousens performing at 7 p.m. tomorrow.
CADILLAC – The USDA Forest Service and its partners will offer the public five fantastic opportunities to celebrate Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday this week.
The United States is in a state of shock and mourning just a week after mass shootings in both El Paso and Dayton left dozens murdered. Innocent people doing some shopping or having a night out had their lives suddenly snuffed out by crazed gunmen who thought their problems could be solved b…
Some recent changes, at least in the scope of the history of the AuSable River International Canoe Marathon, have made the “world’s toughest spectator sport” a little less tough, but not much for it to lose it’s famous moniker.
Anyone who has read stuff on the Internet, through websites like Reddit.com, knows that much of the content is put up as a joke. But sometimes that joke is taken seriously to the point that it’s reported on in national news, and talked about my millions of people.
Residents all over Michigan, and especially in the state’s upper peninsula, were aghast at a recent slight against the U.P. that was inadvertently done by the Pepsi-Cola Company through it’s “DEW”nited States campaign, which featured all 50 states on select bottles of Mountain Dew.