March 24, 2011 RSS feed / News

Mailbox stolen

A Roscommon Township woman reported her mailbox was stolen sometime between March 18 and 19. According to a Roscommon County Sheriff’s report, the mailbox and the post, located on Goldenrod, were discovered missing the morning of March 19. More...

‘SafeTALK’ can help prevent suicide

In the time frame of two weeks 1 in 20 people will think about committing suicide and, in most cases, that one person will reach out to another to stop them. More...

Board approves ordinance to form Richfield Township DDA

The Richfield Township Downtown Development Authority is now official as the Richfield Township board voted to approve an ordinance at its March 15 meeting to allow the DDA to be formed. More...

Rosco library looks to future with new library design plans

The Roscommon Area District Library board is planning to make its library a “library of the future” as it prepares designs for a new building. More...

PLAYING FOR A GOOD CAUSE

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(Left) Houghton Lake High School teacher Eddie Johns looks for a target on the Saginaw Valley State University dodgeball squad during the “Dodgeball for cancer” event March 18 at HLHS. More...

AuSable 2011 budget nearly identical to 2010

AuSable Township’s budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year is said to be in “good shape” by township clerk Bob Berg. More...

Camp’s rep slates hours in area

U.S. Rep. Dave Camp, R-Midland, is inviting northern Michigan residents who are having difficulty dealing with a federal agency to meet with a representative from his office March 30. More...

Pure ‘North’ Michigan promotes area

In order to bring more people to Roscommon County and to keep the younger generation in the area, the Eastern Michigan Council of Government has started a new program aimed at promoting the area. More...

Adoptable Pets

The most dreaded time of the year is upon us -- melting lake ice! It is the most dreaded time of the year for animal control officers. More...

WHERE WE LIVE

“This is where we live and what we do,” said Tim Ryan, owner of the Glass Accessories Company at 6803 West Houghton Lake Drive (M-55) as he shoveled the walk in front of his store Wednesd More...

New faces on HLIB as it starts weed control program for 2011

The Houghton Lake Improvement Board included three new members during its first meeting of 2011 at Denton Township Hall March 22. More...

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