August 28, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial

In Our Opinion

No joke!

We thought Houghton Lake businessman Dean Hull was joking at first. But, we found out he is quite correct. More...

Antiquated labor laws restrict workers' involvement

Unions: What Works -- and What Doesn't "We must hang together, gentlemen," Benjamin Franklin warned his fellow colonists during the American Revolution, "else, we shall most assuredly hang separately." In many ways, the same thing is true in bu More...

IT HAPPENED THIS WEEK

REPRINTED FROM RESORTER BACK ISSUES 10 YEARS AGO-AUG. 27, 1998

Governor awards grant for police-school liaisons "Two police officers who will spend full time working with students in Roscommon County schools will be hired under a $75,413 grant awarded to the county by Gov. John Engler last week. More...

Gas price positive

A decrease in highway fatalities has resulted from the steep increase in gasoline prices a study has recently determined. More...

MAKE IT PLAIN

After attending a service at a government-sanctioned church during his visit to China for the opening of the Olympic Games, President Bush made a brief statement. "No state, man or woman should fear the influence of loving religion," he said. More...

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