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Mystery writer Elizabeth Buzzelli to speak at RADL, Sept. 10

Michigan writer, Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli will speak at the Roscommon Area District Library at 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 10. More...

OVER THE ‘MIGHTY MAC’ AND AROUND HOUGHTON LAKE

The Haggart family of Houghton Lake (from left) Lauren, Tracey, Lucy, Matt, Lucas (front) and Tyler walked the five mile journey across the Mackinac Bridge on Labor Day (above) and then (below) drove More...

Budget workshop Sept. 23 in Cadillac

Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency will hold a budgeting workshop Sept. 23 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., as part of a series of six workshops on financial fitness. This workshop is offered free to the public at 1640 Marty Paul, Cadillac. More...

Class of ’63 meeting for 50-year reunion

The Houghton Lake High School Class of 1963 will meet for its 50-year reunion Sept. 14 at the Houghton Lake Eagles Club, 101 Crestview. Welcome hour starts at 5 p.m. and dinner will take place at 6 p.m. More...

District-wide open house turnout deemed ‘great’

Houghton Lake parents, students, business owners and community members packed into Bobcat Stadium Tuesday at Houghton Lake Community Schools’ district-wide open house, the first of what is hoped to be an annual event. More...

Needlework by Hoyt featured by arts council

The Clare County Arts Council’s Sept. 10 meeting will feature the needlework designs by Deb Hoyt from Harrison. More...

Day of service, open house Sept. 8 at Messiah Lutheran

For 25 years, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America has been a church deeply rooted in faith and in sharing its passion for making positive changes in the world. More...

GARAGE SALE ACCIDENT

Emergency workers from Markey Township, the State Police and the Roscommon County Sheriff’s Office come to the aid of accident victims Charles Friend, 69, and his wife Susan Friend, 66, of Houg More...

Police believe missing teens still in Michigan

Two teens, one from Mt. Pleasant and one from Clare, were reported missing last week and may be in Roscommon County. More...

Seniors’ bike tour to be held Sept. 9

Seniors are encouraged to get their bikes ready for a bike tour of Lake James on Sept. 9. The five-mile route will begin at the dam on Silverwood St. at 10 a.m. More...

Civil war rededication to take place Sept. 11

As a way to honor those who served in the United States military from 1913 to 2013, the Roscommon County Board of Commissioners will be hosting a rededication ceremony of the Civil War memorial. The rededication ceremony will take place at 1 p.m. More...

Back Door Boogie Sept. 15

The Roscommon Knights of Columbus Council 6593, Roscommon, will host “Back Door Boogie” Sept. 15. Open between the hours of 4 and 8 p.m., the event will help the council support community charities and food pantries in the coming months. More...

Konetchy speaking at Republicans meeting

Roscommon County Republicans will meet Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. at the Markey Township Hall, located next to the Roscommon County Airport. Peter Konetchy, candidate for the 4th Republican Congressional District, will speak at the event. More...

St. Helen man survives life threatening bee stings

Glen VanLuven of St. Helen credits his wife, Kathy and the staff of the St. Helen Primary Care for saving his life approximately one month ago when he had a severe allergic reaction to a bee sting. More...

Corrections

It was stated in the Aug. 26 story “Grosbeak Blvd. to be mowed” that all five members of the Roscommon County Road Commission voted in favor of the RCRC mowing Grosbeak Blvd. More...

K of C annual Polish dinner Sept. 20

The Knights of Columbus, 165 West Federal Highway, Roscommon, will host its annual Polish dinner Sept. 20. The 5 p.m. dinner will consist of homemade traditional family style Polish food and will be prepared and served by members and their wives. More...

Dock placement has Houghton Lake Heights residents at odds

The placement of a dock at a Houghton Lake Heights road end was a main topic of discussion in Roscommon Township Tuesday. More...

GEMINI SING-ALONG

Twin brothers, Sandor (left) and Laszlo Slomovits, otherwise known as Gemini, perform their playful harmonies at the Houghton Lake High School Aug. 27 in the Houghton Lake High School auditorium. More...

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