May 17, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

We all lost a friend

One of Houghton Lake’s most ardent supporters for nearly 50 years, James E. Preuett, 91, died May 2 in Traverse City.  More...

Tricky call: deciding when news should be held

Inside the First Amendment

Journalists are in the business of telling the news, not hiding it.  But there are times – very few times, despite conspiracy-and-bias claims fueled by a media-criticism cottage industry – when news organizations do decide to hold th More...

Resorter Reader Poll

Last week’s results   More...

RHS graduation to be held May 24

The Roscommon High School class of 2012 will walk across the stage and receive their graduation diplomas on May 24.  Commencement exercises will take place at 7 p.m. More...

NNA President: Truth about postal reform

Now that U.S. Senate has passed a bill, S 1789, to reform the ailing U.S. Postal Service, critics are trying to disable the bill on its way to the House of Representatives. More...

IT HAPPENED THIS WEEK

REPRINTED FROM HOUGHTON LAKE RESORTER AND ROSCOMMON COUNTY HERALD-NEWS BACK ISSUES 125 YEARS AGO-MAY 20, 1887  Local Items   More...

DRIVING FOR RHS

Andrew Hart (right front), and Ford Representative Janie Odum (behind him), greet John Peters and his wife, Karen, of Roscommon during the Drive Smart for Your School program at Hart Ford Lincoln, Ro More...

CTC to hold info meeting June 12

The Citizens for Township Consolidation will hold an informational meeting on June 12 at 7 p.m. More...

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