July 2, 2009 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Consolidation sounds good, but details lacking

I was recently given a June 15, 2009, report prepared by the Citizens for Township Consolidation. I specifically looked at the figures for Gerrish Township. More...

Calls for control of swimmers itch in Houghton Lake

Well, I thought that I would not have to, but I'm writing to you in hopes of sparking action regarding the yearly, ongoing swimmer's itch problem on Houghton Lake. More...

Red Cross seeks to make donating blood pleasant

We live in such a great community. Many of you over the past several months have gone to an American Red Cross blood drive to give the gift of life. Some of you have mentioned that you experienced a long wait. More...

Supervisor should observe rules of order in meetings

I would like to clarify a couple of things stated in the Richfield Township Supervisor's response to my letter to the editor. I don't believe that I indicated in any way that I knew what our supervisor was thinking or how he felt. More...

Diligence needed to protect freedoms

What is happening to our freedoms? One must be diligent and aware of any transgressions to "The Constitution of the United States." This is the basis of the enduring government which has made America the greatest country (although often envied). More...

'Might happen again'

About a hundred years ago, Henry Ford said he could produce an automobile for every driveway and I tend to believe he was right. And it might happen again. Al Buss Houghton Lake More...

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