February 5, 2009 RSS feed / News

Deadline approaches for school board candidates

Candidates for seats on four Roscommon County-based educational boards have less than a week to file petitions or pay a filing fee to be on the May 5 election ballot. More...

Roscommon Township Board prepares for new budget year

In preparation for finalizing its 2009-2010 budget, the Roscommon Township board has set two meetings. A budget workshop is planned for Feb. 18 at 9 a.m., and a budget hearing will precede the March 3 regular board meeting at 6:45 p.m. More...

Warriors make annual stop at Houghton Lake

The Atrium of Houghton Lake (formerly the Quality Inn) was filled with laughter, music and food Monday night as the Wertz Warriors made their annual stop at Houghton Lake on their 900-mile snowmobile tour. The seven-day journey began Feb. More...

Moisture still troubling gymnasium floor at HLHS

An ongoing moisture problem with Houghton Lake High School's gym floor is warranting a new level of inspection. More...

Local students make MTU List

Michigan Technological University has released its dean's list for the fall, 2008, semester, recognizing students who achieve grade point averages of 3.5 of higher. Among the honorees were Jeffrey A. More...

Obama's election, inauguration trip stir desire to get involved

"I sensed the importance of this election," said George Wylie, 66, of Prudenville as he told of his motivation to make the pilgrimage to Washington D.C. More...

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