June 7, 2007 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Writer's no coward, fears 'backlash' on kids

I just wanted to let Mrs. Rusmisel know I am no coward, but I fear my children would have had the backlash from her taken out on them if I stated my name. As for Mr. More...

Must work together to solve school district's finances

Well, first of all, I find it hard to believe that there were 20 medical emergencies. Especially all of them in one day. Now to me that does sound just a little too strange. More...

Lawsuit doesn't speak for writer

S. P. Fitzgerald's lawsuit does not speak for me as a citizen of this county. I worked with a lot of pot heads that went on to be crack heads and real junkies. About 60% of which are dead from overdoses and being killed in dope deals. More...

County should cut spending, not raise taxes

Why have Roscommon County Commissioners proposed a tax rate 500% higher than the 1.5% tax increase? The present situation in the county: + A 1.5% increase occurs when property values are dropping. More...

Why can't township's blight law be enforced?

I live in Roscommon Township. I understand we have a blight ordinance and two part-time blight officers. It seems as though we should have a clean township. More...

Vets memorial appreciated

We would like to thank all the folks who have been involved with the Veteran's Memorial at Roscommon Township Cemetery. It's such a wonderful way to honor the veterans buried in the cemetery. More...

'Opinions don't need a name, just someone to listen'

As a life member of this community and Houghton lake graduate (1996), I find that reading the letter to the editor directed toward Houghton Lake Community Schools has put a bad taste in my mouth. More...

'Don't insinuate all the citizens…are behind you'

This is in reference to the article in the Houghton Lake Resorter May 31. The interviewer stated a subject by the name of Stephen P. Fitzgerald, who works for a local law firm, has filed a lawsuit in 34th Circuit Court, Roscommon. Mr. More...

Resident wants to 'opt' out of lawsuit filed in county

As a resident and taxpayer of Roscommon County, I resent being included in a lawsuit filed in 34th Circuit Court on behalf of all of the citizens of Roscommon County. More...

H.O.P.E. appreciates donated fish

My heart felt thank you goes out to the Houghton Lake Tourism Bureau for bringing in the NBAA Fishing Tournament, May 30-31 and June 1st. Project H.O.P.E. More...

Parade participation appreciated

The Houghton Lake Eagles Aerie 3201 officers and members would like to thank all who participated in the Memorial Day Memorial and Picnic. A record 105 veterans from every branch of service were represented. More...

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