March 15, 2012 RSS feed / News

Transit directors, legislators preview state funding bills

Transit authority directors from across northern Michigan came together Monday at the Roscommon County Transit Authority in a meeting with RCTA Director Maureen Daugherty and two Michigan legislators on Governor Rick Snyder’s new transportation More...

Pancake brunch benefit planned for Richfield resident

A pancake brunch will be held March 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Backus Township Hall to raise money for Richfield Township resident, Kevin Humble who lost his home in a house fire on Feb. 12.   More...

GETTING IN THE SWING, A LITTLE BEFORE SPRING

(Left to right) Mike Grundas and Ron Russell of Houghton Lake took advantage of temperatures in the 50’s Tuesday afternoon to get a few swings in at Pineview Highlands. More...

Blodgett petitions commission to consider ending deer culling

In response to recent concerns about the end date of the deer culling program at the Roscommon County Blodgett Memorial Airport, Lee Blodgett approached the Roscommon County Board of Commissioners at its March 14 meeting with a petition with 336 sign More...

Village to host town hall meeting on March 19

The Village of Roscommon will be holding a town hall style meeting on March 19 from 7-9 p.m. More...

Pietchak to retire as Denton Township treasurer

Treasurer Carolyn Pietchak announced to the Resorter late last week that she will not be running for office in 2012.  Pietchak, 68, started working for Denton Township in 1983 as a general secretary for then-supervisor Bill Buckrop. More...

Bill to restrict road-end ‘marinas’ passes

A bill that prohibits using waterfront road ends for boat hoists or docks, mooring a boat between midnight and sunrise or for any activity that obstructs access to an inland lake or stream has recently passed in both the Michigan House and Senate and More...

Mobile home park sewer system to undergo inspection

Examining the existing sewer infrastructure of the Denton Township Mobile Home Park is the next step on Denton Township’s agenda, following its March 7 regular meeting. More...

Vanderwal selected for Farm Bureau leadership program

Ryan Vanderwal of Missaukee County is one of 15 Michigan young farmers chosen to participate in Michigan Farm Bureau’s (MFB) 2012-13 ProFILE leadership program.  More...

$100k price tag put clean up

Roscommon County Road Commission Manager Tim O’Rourke told the RCRC board at its March 8 meeting that the March 2 and 3 snowstorm was a “four day event” as it cost the road commission over $100,000 and took four days to clean up. More...

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