2021-06-10

ROTARY CLUB OF HOUGHTON LAKE SUPPORTS HONOR FLIGHT PROGRAM



CARLSON LEADS THE CHA CLASS OF 2021



Roscommon busy with cars, cornhole in inaugural event



Downtown Roscommon was bustling June 5 with the inaugural Burnt Rubber Brag Drag Car Show and Village Summer Throw Down Cornhole Tournament.Presented by Q100, the Burnt Rubber Brag Drag 2021 awards went to the following:Best of 1950s – Patty Moreau, 1956 Ford Thunderbird.Best of 1960s – Scott Dankert, 1964 Ford Fairlane.Best of 1970s – Sam Coulter, 1970 Ford Mustang Boss […]

Middle Grounds be treated June 15



The Houghton Lake Improvement Board has announced that treatment of the Middle Grounds of the lake was postponed.Originally scheduled for June 8, the treatment will take place (weather permitting) June 15, according to HLIB Secretary/Treasurer Norm Fullmer, in a phone interview June 8.Five hundred acres in the Middle Grounds will be treated with a combination of Renovate 3 and Diquat, […]

Free fishing, off-roading, state park entry part of ‘Three Free’ weekend Saturday, Sunday



The Department of Natural Resources has three big reasons for you to get outdoors this Saturday and Sunday. Michigan’s “Three Free” weekend – two full days when residents and out-of-state visitors can grab a fishing rod, ride the off-road trails and visit state parks – is back and all free of charge.“Michigan is home to some of the best outdoor […]

Drug arrest made at I-75 Prudenville exit



A Gaylord man was arrested for drug possession following a traffic stop June 5 by the Roscommon County Sheriff’s Office.Kevin C. Sapp, 55, the passenger in a vehicle driven by a 59-year-old male from Houghton Lake, demanded preliminary examination within 21 days on charges of possession of less than 25 grams of cocaine, second offense, and possession of less than […]

KCC to start planning ‘villa’ housing on Grayling campus



By Cheryl HolladayHousing for a limited number of students is likely in the future for Kirtland Community College.Kirtland President Dr. Tom Quin presented research information on housing in the Grayling and Houghton Lake area and demographic trends to the Board of Trustees at its May 20 meeting, targeting a percentage of Kirtland’s student population.He showed the board of trustees possible […]

2021-06-10 E-Edition

HELPING TO FUND THE FIREWORKS



Senior Singles to meet at Back Door



The Roscommon Senior Singles will meet June 16 at Back Door Saloon, Houghton Lake.The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m.For information, call Ruby Reed at 366-9086.