January 26, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

It’s fitting

Our Opinion

It’s fitting that this issue of the Resorter, #52 of Volume 71, is the last issue for which this space will be devoted to the opinion of the Resorter’s fifth publisher and editor, Thomas W. Hamp. As of Jan. More...

Farewell, Tom, and thanks for the red marks

The time is here to say farewell to the man who hired me here at the newspaper. Tom Hamp has been at the helm of the Resorter since 1982. More...

You read his opinions now…

The Resorter’s Editor and Publisher Tom Hamp is retiring following this edition of the Resorter. An open house will be held Feb. 2 at the Riviera Resort, Prudenville, from 3 to 6 p.m. to wish him Happy Retirement. More...

Resorter Reader Poll

Last week’s results Have your Tip-up Town 2012 badge yet? Yes-15% No-85% This week’s question More...

‘If it Fitz’

Long time readers of the Resorter will recall the columns written by Jim Fitzgerald, back in the 70s and 80s under the column head of “If it Fitz” on the editorial page. More...

A true toilet tale

You may want to “flush” this before you read further. First of all, it’s not an issue Northern Michigan tree huggers like you and me would expect to read about in our local newspaper. More...

IT HAPPENED THIS WEEK

REPRINTED FROM HOUGHTON LAKE RESORTER AND ROSCOMMON COUNTY HERALD-NEWS BACK ISSUES 125 YEARS AGO-JAN. 27, 1887 Local Items A heavy rain set in here Friday night and continued Saturday and Sunday. The cold weather since has made splendid slipping. More...

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