March 19, 2009 RSS feed / News

One sentenced, two enter pleas in robbery case

One of three defendants charged in connection with the Sept. 22, 2008, assault on a Houghton Lake business owner was sentenced in 34th Circuit Court, Roscommon, March 3. Two others have entered guilty pleas in the case. Sarah E.N. More...

MSU Extension provides soil testing service

In view of a new Roscommon County ordinance which bans most uses of fertilizers containing phosphorus, home owners may want to have their soil tested. The ordinance, which took effect Jan. More...

CAMPAIGN COMPETITION

The Muscular Dystrophy Association's recent Shamrock campaign spurred some local competition to see which business could out-donate the other. More...

Work session procedures provoke conflict

In an attempt to resolve conflict over when and how work sessions should be conducted, the Richfield Township Board consulted its attorney at a reconvened work session March 12. More...

Defendants enter pleas in McDonald's break-in

Two women arrested in connection with the Oct., 24, 2008, break-in at the Houghton Lake McDonald's waived preliminary examination in 83rd District Court, Roscommon, and entered pleas Monday. Alysia J. Torchia, 20, St. More...

Village OK's Fourth Street project

Driving on one of Roscommon Village's major arteries should be smoother after a "partial reconstruction" project later this year. More...

Surveyors Week highlights historic profession

National Surveyors Week is celebrated annually during the week in March that begins with the third Sunday. It is a profession that has been in existence from the beginning of civilization. More...

Road board letting insurance issue takes its legal course

Roscommon County Road Commissioners will let the court system run its course in the case of health insurance benefits being sought by one former board member and one current member. More...

SIGNATURE EVENT

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TV 9&10 Anchor Robyn Haines signs third grade Shawn McKinley's T-shirt during the game. Many children attended the fundraising event, and several donated money to take free throw shots. More...

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