July 10, 2008 RSS feed / News

Girl, 4, hurt in fall from vehicle

A four-year-old Prudenville girl was injured when she fell out of a moving vehicle in Roscommon Township July 5. The driver, Michael C. More...

Bawol to spend more at dispatch job

Roscommon County Central Dispatch Director John Bawol will have more work, as well as more pay, for his duties under a new contract approved by county commissioners June 27. More...

Resident asks Denton Township to control 'big, big blight problem'

At least one Denton Township resident is fed up with blighted properties and would like the township to do something about it. Gerald Sessions, Prudenville, addressed the township board July 2 about controlling blight. More...

Markiewicz wins drawing

The Houghton Lake Chamber of Commerce held a 50/50 raffle during its Fourth of July fireworks celebration July 5 at the Kmart parking lot. Winning $969 was Julie Markiewicz of Houghton Lake. More...

MSU offers water testing

Homeowners interested in learning whether their well water contains traces of nitrates or atrazine can bring water samples for free screening to Ag Expo 2008, July 15-16 at Michigan State University. More...

Bicyclist hurt in collision

Roscommon County Sheriff's deputies believe alcohol was involved in an accident in which a 46-year-old bicyclist was injured in a collision with a car in Lyon Township July 8. John F. More...

Suspects in stabbing incident bound over to Circuit Court

Two Houghton Lake men have been bound over to 34th Circuit Court after preliminary examinations in 83rd District Court, Roscommon, in connection with a stabbing incident at the Sand Bar June 5. Stephen L. More...

Traffic stop leads to arrest for child endangerment

State Police reported that a July 7 traffic stop on I-75 led to the arrest of a 37-year-old Metamora woman for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor and child endangerment. More...

Commissioners invite public to discuss lake levels July 31

Roscommon County Commissioners will discuss lake levels at a special meeting at 10 a.m. July 31. More...

Markey resident to be Dist. 1 write-in

Jeff Campeau of Markey Township has filed an affidavit of identity to run as a write-in candidate for the Republican nomination for Dist. 1 Roscommon County Commissioner. More...

HLCS revamping campaign for Aug. 5 millage vote

Refocusing its efforts to try to get a bond issue passed next month, the Houghton Lake Board of Education will mobilize more people, including students, recent graduates, parents and teachers. More...

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