January 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Missing fisherman found

After being reported missing by his mother, a 26-year old Cincinnati, OH man was found safe at Houghton Lake. More...

MORNING CRASH INJURES TWO

Emergency workers from Gerrish, Markey and Denton townships, Roscommon County and the State Police tend to the aftermath of a crash which occurred on County Road 100 just north of County Road 103 in More...

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News

LESSON ON MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Catholic School third grader Sara Machtel holds up a book on the life of Martin Luther King Jr. More...

Relay for Life Kick-off Jan. 28

The Kick-off for Relay for Life Roscommon County is set for Jan. 28 at 6 p.m. More...

Programming continues at RADL

As the winter months continue, the Roscommon Area District Library has events to keep cabin fever away for both children and adults. Upcoming adult programming includes Book Talk which is held each Wednesday at 1 p.m. The group will meet on Feb. More...

Editorial

Positive training

Our Opinion

Several years ago a representative from the Mackinaw City area spoke to Houghton Lake area business representatives about his area’s effort in hospitality training. More...

Come on down

While Mother Nature can’t seem to make up her mind on what this winter will bring Roscommon County, the first weekend of Tip-up Town, U.S.A. 2013 was still a success. More...

Freezing sites not a legitimate form of protest

Inside the First Amendment

The Web-based protest group Anonymous is asking the White House to consider endorsing a kind of website attack as protected by the First Amendment. More...

Outdoors

TUT Ice Fishing Contest attracts anglers first weekend

The first weekend of fishing at Tipup Town, U.S.A., attracted many a fisherman – and woman – to the fish board Sunday. More...

Spring turkey applications on sale through Feb. 1

The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that spring turkey hunting applications are on sale now through Feb 1. The application fee is $4. More...

BREEN TO SPEAK AT WILD GAME DINNER

The featured speaker at Roscommon Baptist Church’s 19th Annual Wild Game Dinner will be outdoor writer Tracy Breen (pictured with a bear he took with a bow). More...

Happenings

Crowds enjoy Tip-Up Town ‘Circus’

The first weekend of Tip-up Town, U.S.A., was chock full of color, cold weather and smiling faces, as folks enjoyed the myriad of activities the annual carnival on ice had to offer. More...

Racers, spectators enjoy first day of snowmobile drags

On Friday, Jan. 18, the first of two days of racing, Mikayla McCane of Twining, with the help of her family and friends, hauled three Arctic Cats to the Tip-up Town Snowmobile Drags, an XF 800 Pro, an 1100 and a 600. More...

MSU Extension begins ‘Eating Right Nutrition’ series Jan. 31

Eating Right Nutrition weekly series at Michigan State University Extension will begin Jan. 31 continuing each Thursday through March 28. The series will be held in the MSUE Conference Room in the Roscommon County Building. More...

Warren man nabbed after call from alert citizen - Free Access

A Warren man was arrested last weekend by Roscommon County Sheriff’s Deputies on a home invasion charge and other charges after an alert citizen reported a suspicious pick-up truck on the 8600 block of East Houghton Lake Drive, Markey Township. More...

Tip-up Town shines in first weekend

Fun continues this weekend

Tip-up Town, U.S.A., continues this weekend at Houghton Lake. Visitors came from far and wide to attend the 63rd annual carnival on ice. One man was from Australia. More...

Rosco DDA presents deed to RADL

The Village of Roscommon Downtown Development Authority presented the deed to the property it has donated to the Roscommon Area District library and a check for $75,000 at RADL’s Building and Site meeting Monday. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Nina Russo - 2014-11-27
Allan J. Gee - 2014-11-27
Dorothy Marie Jones - 2014-11-27
Linda Lee Antal - 2014-11-27
Linda Lee Antal - 2014-11-20
Nina Russo - 2014-11-20
Dorothy Marie Jones - 2014-11-20

Court News

82nd District Court

Judge Daniel L. Sutton recently arraigned the following in 82nd District Court: More...

34th Circuit Court

Judge Michael J. Baumgartner presided in 34th Circuit Court, Nov. More...

Sports

Adrian man leads TUT 5K Run/Walk

The 2013 Tip-up Town 5K Run/ Walk was led by Eric Walter of Adrian. This year, the route began and ended at the TUT site. “It was good,” Walter, No. More...

Bucks defeated by Oscoda Owls

Despite coming out of the blocks fairly evenly, the Roscommon Bucks were dealt a 51-43 loss on a visit to Oscoda Jan. 22. More...

Bowling Highlights

Sunday Night MixersJan. 20Lost Cause 15Abundant Embroidery 13Nuckin Futz 12Old 27 Monsters 12Big Boy 12Executive Transportation 12We’re Here 8Bunkers 7Who Cares 7Judy Wiggins +30; Jerry Schulze +37; Bill Miller More...

Letters to the Editor

TUT brings back ‘happy childhood memories’

Upon reading the Resorter last Friday about Tip-up Town, it brought back such happy childhood memories of my childhood, of my grandfather and our family. More...

Require licenses for gun owners

In listening to all the discussions on gun control, I have a few questions to ask and a few comments to add. More...

‘I often wonder’

Today we are facing many problems not only in this country but all over the world. More...

Religion & Family

JAM Club returns to HLMS, meetings held on Tuesdays

The Jesus And Me (JAM) Club returned to Houghton Lake Middle School on Jan. 15. More...

Mexican dinner fundraiser tonight at Good Shepherd

An “Authentic Mexican Dinner Fundraiser” will be held tonight (Thursday, Jan. 24) at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, Roscommon. The event, sponsored by the Cross Connection Youth Group, will run from 5 to 6 p.m. More...

Son born to Parks family

Amanda Jo and Dennis Parks of Houghton Lake announce the birth of their son, Liam Kurtis. The baby was born Jan. 5, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Grayling. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20 inches long. More...

Education

DECEMBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Houghton Lake Middle School Students of the Month for December (pictured with Principal Susan Tyer, back row, left) are (back row, left to right) seventh graders Jason Hrbcek and Kaitlyn Girardin, si More...

A CLEAR VIEW

The front part of the Charlton Heston Academy capus has been cleared of a majority of its trees to make room for upcoming expansion plans. CHA Superintendent Dave Patterson said during the Jan. More...

Three on dean’s list at Western

Three Roscommon residents were named to the dean’s list at Western Michigan University following the fall 2012 term. More...

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