January 4, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Kenneth H. Riepen

Kenneth H. Riepen, 75, Roscommon, died Dec. 25, 2006, at West Branch Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Mr. Riepen had lived in Roscommon County since moving from Highland in 1983. More...

Bobcat cage reserves advance, then fall in tourney finals

After beating host Kalkaska 53-46 Dec. 29 in the opening round of the Kalkaska Christmas Basketball Tournament, the Houghton Lake junior varsity basketball squad fell in the tourney finals 62-42 to Manistee on Saturday. More...

’Cats rebound from 32-point loss with 20-point victory

After being blown out by Kalkaska Friday night in the opening round of the Kalkaska Christmas Basketball Tournament, Houghton Lake responded with a 20-point win Saturday over Mio. On Friday, the Bobcats fell to the Blazers by 32 points, 60-28. More...

Bus service to Houghton Lake to resume first of next month

Starting Feb. 1, a new bus service will accommodate travelers at Houghton Lake. Indian Trails, Inc., will be operating daily schedules throughout the Upper Peninsula and Lower Peninsula. More...

Pike Fest 2007 open through mid-March

The Houghton Lake Lake Association, in cooperation with Korbinski’s Sporting Goods of Prudenville, is sponsoring “Pike Fest 2007.” The three month-long contest challenges fishermen to bring in their keeper pike 24 inches or longer to t More...

‘Full steam ahead’ for Tip-up Town; Festival a go - snow or no

With the Kick-off for Tip-up Town, U.S.A., 2007 set for this Saturday at Houghton Lake High School and no snow on the ground, one may question just what Mother Nature has in store for the annual winter carnival at Houghton Lake. More...

PROMOTING PIKE

The Houghton Lake Lake Association and Korbinski's Sporting Goods are sponsoring a pike fishing contest through March 15. More...

INSPECTING ADDITION

Roscommon County officials take a tour of the county building addition under construction in Roscommon. More...

Richard W. Boyd

Richard W. Boyd, 79, Roscommon, died Jan. 3, 2007, at his home. Dr. David E. Hansen will officiate a service Friday, Jan. 5, at 11 a.m. at Walsh Funeral Home, Roscommon. Visitation is Thursday from 2 to 4:30 p.m. and from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Frosh cagers paddle Beavers by 18

Ricky Ancel scored nine first-quarter points to help jumpstart the Houghton Lake freshman basketball squad en route to a 39-21 home win over Beaverton Dec. 20. More...

Bucks remain perfect in JPC with 68-49 win over Clare

The Roscommon Bucks stayed undefeated in Jack Pine Conference varsity basketball play with a 68-49 win at Clare Dec. 22. More...

What you missed…

If you didn’t get a copy of this week’s Resorter, here’s what you missed: • Hopeful motel owners feel brunt of weather • Russell Lake land purchase back on panel’s agenda • Organizers ‘hopeful’ there More...

County OK’s four-year contract with deputies

A four-year contract with Roscommon County Sheriff’s deputies was ratified by county commissioners Dec. 28. The contract with the Police Officers Association of Michigan provides for pay increases of 3% each year. More...

Houghton Lake still waiting for winter

“I’ve never seen it where I couldn’t ice fish on New Year’s Day,” said life-long Houghton Lake resident Charlie Wykoff of the lack of ice on the lake as of Jan. 3. More...

NOT A TRACE

There was not a trace of snow or ice to be seen on Houghton Lake from the Department of Natural Resources South Shore boat launch Tuesday afternoon. The National Weather Service said the unusual conditions are due to warm air from the Pacific Ocean. More...

'PAW'T OF THE CAFETERIA

Rob Baldwin of Petoskey, working for Van Drie Home Furnishing, cuts in part of the Bobcat paw Dec. 29 that now adorns new flooring installed last week in the Houghton Lake High School cafeteria. More...

WORKING WITH WHAT THEY HAVE

Houghton Lake High School physical education teacher Brenda Collins (background, center) leads members of her sixth hour lifetime sports and fitness class in a new conditioning exercise Tuesday. More...

Joseph E. Lademan Sr.

Joseph E. Lademan Sr., died at the age of 69 Jan. 2, 2007, at his St. Helen home. A service will be held at Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home, West Branch, Friday, Jan. 5, at 11 a.m., to be officiated by Father Miro D. Wiese. More...

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