April 14, 2011 RSS feed / News

Work on Trestle Park could begin late this summer

In anticipation of receiving Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund grant money, the Denton Township board April 6 authorized Supervisor Craig Cotterman to sign an agreement with Intelligent Design, LLC, for design work on Trestle Park, South Gladwin More...

Holy Thursday service planned

Markey Community Baptist Church and Good Shepherd of the North United Methodist Church will combine to celebrate a Holy Thursday Candlelight Communion Service in the Markey sanctuary at 7 p.m, Pastors Eric Kieb of Good Shepherd and Jim Kent of Markey More...

SPRING CLEANING

Roscommon County Road Commission employee Tim Lang sweeps a section of bike path in front of the Kimshire Plaza on M-55 April 7. More...

2011 HONORS BAND

Eighteen members of the Houghton Lake High School and Houghton Lake Middle School concert bands were named to the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association’s District 9 Honors Band, follow More...

Rendon cancer cure result of adult stem cells

It is fitting that the theme of this year’s Relay for Life Roscommon County is “Christmas in July” because it was Christmas time a few years ago that cancer survivor Daire Rendon learned that she received a second chance at life. More...

Winter weather reschedules ‘Rust Shaker’

Michigan Community College is hosting a mountain bike race, the Rust Shaker, on April 23rd at 10:30 a.m. The race will be held on the newly developed bike trail on the Harrison Campus. More...

Eagles’ spaghetti dinner to benefit scholarship fund

The Houghton Lake Eagles #3201 will be holding a Baked Spaghetti Dinner April 19 from 4 to 7 p.m. More...

New zoning ordinance ready for review by township, county

The Gerrish Township Planning Commission April 7 approved its draft zoning ordinance and map, with revisions, and will forward them to the Roscommon County Planning Commission and the Gerrish Township Board with its recommendation for approval. More...

Application deadline April 29 for RCCF grants

The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) is accepting applications during its spring grant cycle until April 29. More...

Markey pares down road projects

The Markey Township Board voted to defer a road project on this year’s list to stay within budget during its regular meeting at the township hall Monday night. More...

WORK TO SMOOTH OUT M-55

On April 7 the Michigan Department of Transportation held a public information meeting at the Lake Township Hall for residents to address concerns or ask questions about the upcoming work that will b More...

Egg scramble April 23 in Village of Roscommon

Children ages one to 12 may attend the Higgins Lake-Roscommon Chamber of Commerce’s 2011 Great Egg Scramble. This year’s event will be held at the CRAF Center in the Village of Roscommon April 23, at 11 a.m. More...

Village council looks at another water tower maintenance program

Looking for another maintenance option for the village’s water tower, the Village of Roscommon council listened to a presentation by Ira Gabin, vice-president of Dixon Engineering Inc. during its April 11 meeting. More...

2011 road work list approved in Gerrish

Gerrish Township will contract with the Roscommon County Road Commission for its 2011 road plan. More...

Rendon hopes to attend Relay for Life Roscommon County

Daire Rendon, Lake City (Missaukee County), has chaired Relay for Life events in her county in the past. More...

Adoptable Pets

The “Black Sunday Special,” where the shelter offered all black dogs and cats available for adoption for a $25 adoption fee, ended up being quite successful. More...

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