October 2, 2008 RSS feed / News

Special assessment hearing Oct. 7 in Rosco Township

Roscommon Township residents may attend a public hearing Oct. 7 at 6 p.m. on a proposed increase on the curbside trash, compost/recycling special assessment district. More...

MLTA BOARD MEMBER

Matt Grover (right), owner of Springbrook Inn and East Bay Grille of Prudenville, has been asked to serve on the board of the Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association. More...

Senate votes to release funds for Gerrish community park

The Michigan Senate has passed a bill that is expected to release the second phase of funding for a new park on Higgins Lake. More...

State school superintendent to visit Houghton Lake Oct. 9

Houghton Lake Community Schools will welcome Michigan Department of Education Superintendent Mike Flanagan Oct. 9 to speak with citizens and tour the district. He is expected to visit from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

PRINCESS AND PRINCE

First graders Kayla Girardin and Fred Beck have been chosen as this year's Homecoming Princess and Prince. More...

Board agrees on pay for emergency director

Roscommon County Commissioners, in special session Tuesday, agreed on a salary for a new emergency preparedness director. More...

TUT has first set of candidates for 2009 mayor, marshal

Two candidates have come forward to run for 2009 Tip-up Town Marshal and Mayor. "Keep'r Cold" Carol LaRue is running for mayor and "Snowflake" Sue Lulis is running for marshal. They will run for office under the Gold Fish Party banner. More...

ATTENDANCE TREAT

ATTENDANCE TREAT Mrs. Coreen Julin (foreground) and Houghton Lake Middle School Principal Susan Tyer pass out sherbet and spoons in Mrs. Julin's class Sept. 24. More...

Voter registration deadline is Oct. 6

The last day to register to vote for the Nov. 4 general election is Oct. 6. Ballots will include the presidential race, state House contests, local races and statewide and local proposals. To register, people must be U.S. More...

Souder, Moceri to run write-in campaigns

Roscommon County Commissioner Lowell Souder and a third candidate for the Markey Township Board have filed declarations of intent to run as write-in candidates in the November general election. Souder, who represents Dist. More...

State retirees to meet Oct. 7

North Central Area Chapter 19, State Employee Retirees Association, will meet Oct. 7 at the Houghton Lake Community Center at 2 p.m. All retired state employees and their spouses may attend. More...

Markey to hold hearing on Halliday request

The Markey Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the township hall to hear a request for rezoning. More...

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