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Accessibility Update



Due to increasing COVID-19 cases in Alger County: For the safety of the public and employees, the courthouse will remain open; however, the doors will be locked and access to the building will be by appointment only. We apologize for any inconvenience.  

To schedule an appointment, please contact the appropriate department directly.

A list of contacts can be found here:


Due to increasing COVID-19 positivity rates the Alger County Jail office doors will remain locked to the public, indefinitely. 

If this is an emergency, dial 9-1-1.  Otherwise, for urgent or business matters that are not life threatening please call (906) 387-7030.

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Upcoming Board & Committee Meetings


LEPC/LPT Meeting
Wed, Jan 13, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

- One-touch: tel:+18668994679,,493259597#
Access Code: 493-259-597

Board of Commissioners Meeting
Tue, Jan 19, 2021 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (EST)

Join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

- One-touch: tel:+18775684106,,115946701#
Access Code: 115-946-701

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Alger County


Alger County

Alger County Offices
101 Court Street
Munising, MI. 49862


Alger County Sheriff
101 E. Varnum Street
Munising, MI. 49862

County Seat: Munising
Year Organized: 1885
Square Miles: 915
Size of Board: 5

Census Data
   1980  | 1990  | 2000  | 2010  | 2020    
9,002 | 8,972 | 9,862 | 9,601 |INFO