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LONG LINE OF CHARACTERS

A long line of Halloween characters enters the eighth annual Gerrish Township Trunk or Treat by going under the belly of a black cat Monday evening. More...

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News

Inmate dies in jail

A 54-year-old female inmate at the Roscommon County Jail died the morn­ing of Oct. 24 of apparent natural causes.  Undersheriff Ben Lowe said that Pa­tricia Zielke of Houghton Lake, had been lodged at the jail since Oct. More...

READY FOR ACTION

The Higgins Township Board and the Higgins Township Fire Department got together Oct. More...

RCSO’s K9 Ghost receives body armor donation

Roscommon County Sheriff’s Office K9 Ghost has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable do­nation from the non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. More...

Business

New VP of marketing named at Coldwell Banker Schmidt

Coldwell Banker Schmidt recently announced Tracy Bacigalupi as vice president of marketing for Michigan, northeast Ohio and southwest Florida.  More...

CUTTING THE RIBBON

Kiss Me Specialty Coffee Shoppe at 829 West Houghton Lake Dr. (M- 55) in Prudenville opened officially with a Houghton Lake Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremony Oct. 28. The shop is now open from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Spread the word in the Resorter

Have you recently started a business? Has your office moved? Have you been promoted?  If you answered yes to any of these, contact the Resorter to spread the word with a news article. More...

Religion & Family

St. John Lutheran dinner Nov. 9

St. John Lutheran will host a free community dinner Nov. 9 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.  On the menu will be chicken with rice, salad, a vegetable and dessert.  St. John Lutheran church is located at 2882 West Houghton Lake Dr.   More...

Turkey dinner Nov. 9 at Messiah Lutheran

Messiah Lutheran Church, 1470 West Maplehurst, Roscommon, will host a community dinner Nov. More...

St. Helen American Legion hosting breakfast Nov. 6

The public is invited to a breakfast to be held by the St. Helen American Legion Auxiliary Nov. 6 from 8 a.m. More...

Education

RES visits RAHS

OLD FASHIONED SUGAR COOKIES (Clockwise from left) Volunteer Martha Platt helps second graders Briar Phillips, Cameryn Hamina, Johnessa Phillips, Taya Beaudoie, Hayden Jarvis-Fowler, Keigan Foy and Ga More...

REDISCOVERING MICHIGAN

Author and proponent of travel experiences on Michigan’s back roads Ron Rademacher (standing) talks about destinations throughout the state which, though they might be off the beaten track, are well worth visiting during a program entitled &ldq More...

LIONS COLORING CONTEST WINNERS

Students from preschool through third grade participated in the 2016 Houghton Lake Lions Club Hallow­een Coloring Contest last week, and a first, second and third place finisher was chosen for each age group.  More...

Breaking News - 11/9/2016 12:33 AM

Election Results - Free Access

As results start to come in Roscommon County, here are some updates from contested races: Lyon Township More...

Decision Day

Voters will find some relief from the build-up to election day, 2016, at 8 p.m. Nov. More...

Denton treasurer sentenced for embezzlement

Former Denton Township treasurer Trudy Roberts, 53, was sentenced in 34th Circuit Court, Roscommon, Nov. 1 on an embezzlement charge. Roberts had pleaded guilty to an amended charged of embezzlement/di­version of taxes/public monies Sept. More...

HAVING HALLOWEEN FUN

Dressed in red and black, Theresa Roberts (right) and Elena Brett, 5 (as a “Little Red Riding Hood Princess”) enjoy the evening Monday at Houghton Lake High School’s Bobcat Field at the Houghton Lake Lions Club’s annual Commun More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Jane (Early) Parfitt - 2018-02-15
Iris Muriel Knibbs - 2018-02-15
Iris Muriel Knibbs - 2018-02-08

Court News

34th Circuit Court

Judge Robert W. Bennett heard the following cases in 34th Circuit Court, Roscommon, Sept. 6:  More...

82nd District Court

The following were recently ar­raigned in 82nd District Court:  Catherine B. Bouchard, 35, Flint, de­manded preliminary examination within 21 days on charges of possession of ana­logues and driving without insurance. More...

82nd District Court

The following pleaded guilty to charges filed against them and were sen­tenced:  Jonathan J. More...

Sports

Bucks oust Bobcats, to face Lakers Friday

“One team. One dream.”  That was the chant of the Roscom­mon varsity football team as it cel­ebrated its 36-28 playoff win over rival Houghton Lake Oct. More...

Bobcat and Buck cross country teams end season at Benzie

The Houghton Lake and Roscommon varsity cross country teams both ended their seasons at Regionals at Benzie Central High School Oct. 29. More...

MAIZE N BLUE COMES THROUGH FOR HL GOLF

The annual Maize n Blue Invitational Golf Outing at Birch Pointe Golf Course was held Sept. 24, and raised over $500 for the Houghton Lake High School golf team, according to Coach Andy Miekle.  More...

Editorial

Lecanium scale going dormant for winter

Connections

On Aug. More...

Cast your ballot

Newspapers throughout the land have made headlines for their endorsements, or lack thereof, this political season.  The Resorter does not endorse many candidates one way or the other. More...

Our choices - Free Access

The Resorter offers these endorsements for next Tuesday. Sheriff Edward Stern More...

Happenings

St. Helen Trunk or Treat has ‘best year ever’

“I think this was the best year ever,” St. Helen Trunk or Treat Committee President John Sutter said of the annual event.  Sutter and St. More...

8th Gerrish Trunk or Treat draws at least 1,200

The eighth annual Gerrish Township Trunk or Treat drew between 1,200 and 1,500 trick or treaters on Halloween ac­cording to Gerrish Township Treasurer Leasa Tulgetske. More...

Houghton Lake Lions Community Halloween Party

PB&J Megan Dunnem (left) and Ravyn Pollen arrived at the field as a pea­nut butter and jelly sandwich. More...

Election

Candidates for 103rd putting miles, hours in campaigning

“There are days when I’m gone at 9 a.m. and get back home at 10 p.m.” said Daire Rendon, Republican candi­date for the 103rd District seat in the Michigan House of Representatives, of the work that has gone into her cam­paign.  More...

Rendon, Stancil choice in 103rd

Voters in the 103rd State House District will choose between Democrat Jordan Stancil and Republican Daire Rendon on the November ballot. The seat is currently held by Rendon’s hus­band, State Rep. More...

Three vying for two road commission seats

Two Roscommon Coun­ty Road Commissioners will be chosen from three candi­dates in the Nov. 8 general election.  More...

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