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Alpena-area men go to prison while 2 deaths are investigated

Apr. 24, 2022 16:13 PM EDT

ALPENA, Mich. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to two years in prison while authorities continue to investigate the deaths of two women, including one whose remains were dug up in his backyard in the Alpena area. Joshua Wirgau was sentenced last week in a separate case involving a...

Naturalist educates, entertains Michigan students

Mar. 12, 2022 01:02 AM EST

ALPENA, Mich. (AP) — Over 250 Thunder Bay Junior High School students went on an adventure recently without leaving the classroom. Randy Baker, a professional trained biologist and naturalist and owner of Naturalist Endeavors, led an interactive Lewis and Clark presentation for the...