December 25, 2008 RSS feed / Editorial

Exodus continues

An Associated Press item Monday caught our attention not because it was breaking news, but because it is a continuation of bad news for Michigan. More...

Resorter Reader Poll

Last week's results Will the recession affect what gifts Santa Claus leaves for children in Roscommon County this year? Yes-83% No-17% This week's question Will the scandal surrounding Illinois Gov. More...

'Smoke'

Our Opinion

Anytime people begin reminiscing about "the old days" or how "things used to be" it isn't too long before some of them begin telling "Smoke" stories, and there must be thousands of them. More...

Season of hope

At the Christmas Season most of us would rather enjoy the good news of the season, Christ's birth in Bethlehem, and the hope it brought to mankind. Unfortunately for too many that good news is over shadowed by adversity, misery, worry and anxiety. More...

Now, more than ever, we need 'good news'

Because newspapers and other media are obligated to report newsworthy events, reporters often write about "bad news" - things we would rather not have to deal with, like crime, accidents and house fires. More...

IT HAPPENED THIS WEEK

REPRINTED FROM RESORTER BACK ISSUES 60 YEARS AGO-DEC. 24, 1948

Hospital Open; Residents Urged to Help Raise Necessary Funds "The Houghton Lake General Hospital formally opened for service to the residents of Roscommon County and the surrounding area last Sunday- barely 60 days after the formation of a no More...

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Poll

Who will you be cheering for Saturday during the MSU vs U of M football game?