June 7, 2012 RSS feed / News

AFTERNOON CRASH

Emergency workers from Lyon Township tend to injured driver Christine Hastings, 38, of Frederic after she collided with a road painting truck on northbound US-127 about 300 feet south of the exit ram More...

Kirtland Garden Club meeting June 18

The Kirtland Garden Club will be meeting June 18 at 8:30 a.m. at Charlie’s Corner located at Four Mile Road in Grayling to car pool to the Botanical Gardens of Northwest Michigan in Traverse City. More...

Car show Sunday at park

The South Higgins Lake State Park Classic Car and Motorcycle is planned for June 10. The show begins with registration at 8 a.m., and runs until 3 p.m., when the assemblage of classics will take to the road for a cruise around Higgins Lake. More...

COOKING UP SUPPORT FOR MURAL

Volunteers (left to right) Gary Cook, Bob and Mary Michela and Susie Cook, members of the Friends of Trestle Park, man a mobile hotdog stand in the Houghton Lake Super Walmart parking lot Saturday. More...

MUSIC AROUND THE WORLD

The Houghton Lake Middle School fourth grade choir concert on June 5 called Music Around the World featured music from North America, Asia, Europe and Africa. More...

Kalkaska Dem to run for state rep spot

Democrat Lon Johnson of Kalkaska announced recently he is running for the Michigan House of Representatives in the 103rd District. More...

Crack-sealing underway on M-55

During June, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be sealing cracks on M-55. More...

Crawford COA plans Father’s Day dinner June 14

The Crawford County Commission on Aging and Senior Center will be hosting a Father’s Day dinner on June 14 from 4 to 6 p.m at the Senior Center, located at 308 Lawndale Street in Grayling. More...

Construction ongoing on I-75

The Michigan Department of Transportation will be reconstructing a six mile stretch of I-75 this summer. According to an MDOT press release, the project began on June 4 and its estimated completion date is scheduled for Sept. 28. More...

Interview process, questions approved for HLCS superintendent search

The Houghton Lake Board of Education Monday approved the final superintendent screening and interview process and a set of second-round questions that will be asked of all candidates for the new leader of the district. More...

Consolidation group to host informational meeting June 12

The Citizens for Township Consolidation will host a public meeting June 12 at 7 p.m. at the Houghton Lake Senior Center. More...

Home improvement work highlighted in Roscommon Twp.

Roscommon Township Supervisor Diane Randall Tuesday presented to her board information and pictures about improvements in the township a work crew from Illinois has completed. More...

Merchants meet Thursday morning

The Houghton Lake Merchants Association will hold its monthly general membership meeting today (Thursday) at 7:30 a.m. More...

Nan Kohler to demonstrate weaving for Clare County Arts Council

The Clare County Arts Council June 12 will host a demonstration of weaving with Nan Kohler. The event will be held at the Pere Marquette Library in Clare at 6:30 p.m. More...

A TOUCH OF ‘HAPPY COLOR’

Village of Roscommon resident Joanne Lederman pulled weeds and planted flowers along Lake Street in the village on June 5. More...

Classic cars rolling into town June 16 for ‘Back to Bricks’

The third annual Back to the Bricks Promotional Tour will be at Houghton Lake on June 16. More...

HAVING A FIELD DAY

Roscommon Middle School seventh grader Zachary Rice preps for a throw in the lacrosse toss during the school’s annual field day Tuesday at the high school track. More...

Father’s Day event planned at Rosco senior center

A Father’s Day Celebration and classic car show/fire truck display will be held at the Roscommon Senior Center on June 15 with lunch being served at noon. The public is welcome to join. More...

Messiah plans dinner June 13

Messiah Lutheran Church, located at 1470 West Maplehurst in Roscommon, will be holding a dinner on June 13 beginning at 5 p.m. The menu will include beef stroganoff, buttered noodles, green beans, bread, dessert, coffee, iced tea and lemonade. More...

Organ Transplant Group to meet

The next meeting of the Organ Transplant Support Group will be held on June 14 at 6 p.m. in the Professional Medical Building, Gaylord. The Professional Medical Building is located at 829 North Center, Gaylord. More...

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