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Kirtland Regional Police Academy recognizes 44th graduating class

The Kirtland Regional Policy Acad­emy (KRPA) recognized its 44th gradu­ating class May 5.  Seven academy cadets were joined by family, friends and staff at the Kirt­land Center for Performing Arts to honor both group and individual accomplish­me More...

Blanchard scores five in Buck rout of Owls

Roscommon senior midfielder Syd­ney Blanchard scored five goals in an 8-1 rout of the Owls at Oscoda May 23. The non-conference game was the last of the regular season, and puts the Bucks’ overall record at 11-7.  More...

New zoning administrator sought in Denton Township

Denton Township officials are in the process of looking for a new zoning ad­ministrator.  At a special meeting May 11, the board met with Zoning Administrator Aleisha Hepfer, who Supervisor Robert Spaulding said requested a closed meet­ing to d More...

Blanchards take JPC hurdle titles

It is safe to say Houghton Lake’s Jackson and Lexi Blanchard own the Jack Pine Conference hurdle events.  Junior Jackson Blanchard won both the 110m and 300m hurdles events at the JPC Meet Tuesday at Sanford-Meridian while sophomore Lexi B More...

Safe schools grant expanded

Houghton Lake Community Schools will receive additional funds through the Safe Schools/Healthy Students grant, according to SS/HS Director Shad Fish.  Fish announced to the board of education at its work session Mon­day that, leading into its fi More...

Relay ‘Quilt, Sewing Retreat’ planned

A Quilt and Sewing Retreat will serve as a fundraiser for Relay For Life June 3.  Good Shepherd United Methodist Church’s Relay For Life team is spon­soring the event, which will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

CHA graduation venue now at school

The Charlton Heston Academy Class of 2017 graduation will be held at the school beginning at 1 p.m. June 3 near the school’s front parking lot.  More...

Man arrested on weapons charges

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Houghton Lake Kart Speedway

May 19 Results  4 CAR DASH  Micro: Xavier Rizzi, James Jordan, Ryan Lincoln  JR Sport: Trace Reay, Dylan Cockrell, Joe Walter, Brayden Goddard  JR Stock: Dylan Vermilyea, Brody Hose, Gavin Hartwell  Pro Stock: Justin Clement, More...

Boyle takes two titles at JPC, girls’ 1600m relay team tops

Roscommon’s Jack Boyle won Jack Pine Conference titles in both the shot put (50’9”) and discus (134’ 7”) at the JPC Meet Tuesday at Sanford-Meridian.  It was the first JPC titles for Boyle, who was coming off a firs More...

TRAIN CLUB CELEBRATES NINE YEARS

Members of the Roscommon Historic Model Train Club and their wives gathered May 10 at Streamside Restaurant to celebrate the ninth anni­versary of the club. More...

Playground equipment coming soon to Heights Park

The Heights Park in Roscommon Township will soon see some improve­ments.  The township board May 9 approved the purchase of playground equipment, including a Ten Spin (merry-go-round) and a Dragonfly (teeter-totter).  It was expected to ta More...

OLDER MICHIGANIANS DAY

Roscommon County Commission on Aging Director Tom Pettit and Chairman Chuck Corwin were among those representing Roscommon County and Region 9 Area Agency on Aging at Older Michiganians Day in Lansing May 17. More...

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