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Troopers arrest driver on fifth DWI

On Sept. More...

Driver cited for open intoxicants

A 53-year-old Prudenville woman was cited for transporting open intoxi­cants Sept. More...

Trivia Night Saturday in St. Helen

A trivia night fundraiser will take place Saturday at the St. Helen Civic As­sociation beginning at 7 p.m.  The event will benefit St. Helen Helping Hands, St. Helen Optimist Club and St. Helen Civic Association.   More...

St. Helen Center hosting fall dance

A “Spring into Fall” dance will be held at the Roscommon County Commission on Aging’s St. Helen Center from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday.  The evening will feature music by DJ Patrick, dancing and karaoke. More...

St. Helen Community Garden Park clean-up Saturday

A clean-up gathering will be held at the St. Helen Community Garden Park Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.  Those who attend should wear work clothes and gloves. More...

YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE A.R.K.

After taking a wounded rabbit (below) to the A.R.K. (Association to Rescue Kritters), these girls raised donations at the Denton Township Campground Labor Day weekend. More...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

Attending the annual birthday party for 89-year-olds and those who are older were (seated, left to right) Kathleen Klosky, 90, Don Yarrington, 92, Martha Michaud,93, Jeane Carlson, 93, Eleanor Tucker, 93, Paul Scheibner, 89, Larry Eastly, 91, Pete Vi More...

Taking a different view

Aerial imaging topic of commissioners’ work session

The Roscommon County Board of Commissioners were given an in­troduction to oblique aerial imagery – images that are taken of buildings or geographical areas from a side angle – at a Sept. 13 work session.  More...

National Suicide Prevention Week marked last week

Last week – Sept. 10-16 – was Na­tional Suicide Prevention Week. This year’s theme was “Take a Minute, Save a Life.”  Michigan ranks 32nd in the nation in its rate of suicide deaths.  More...

GENERATING INTEREST

Jack A. Davenport Detachment 684 of the Marine Corps League, Hough­ton Lake, is raffling a full-home 5500 watt Ryobi generator, which was donated by The Home Depot of Houghton Lake. More...

Village moving through RRC process

In its ongoing commitment to be­come a Redevelopment Ready Commu­nity (RRC), the Village of Roscommon hosted Michigan Economic Develop­ment Corporation (MEDC) representa­tives Sept. More...

Police reign in migrant cows

During the early morning hours of Sept. More...

Corn maze a go at Wellington Farm Park

Wellington Farm recently announced the opening of a corn maze. This year’s theme is “Lions Clubs of northern Mich­igan.”  More...

‘Bark’ For Life’ Oct. 14 in Grayling

Dog lovers will bring out their furry friends to the Grayling City Park Oct. More...

Wreaths Across America Day of Remembrance orders being taken

Roscommon American Legion Post #96 recently announced that four area cemeteries have been added to the na­tional nonprofit Wreaths Across America Day of Remembrance, which will take place Dec. 16.  More...

Curves of Houghton Lake celebrates milestone

In the ever-changing and highly com­petitive fitness industry, there are few companies that stand the test of time.  More...

Richfield hires public safety officers, rejects marijuana businesses

The Richfield Township Board voted unanimously to hire a new police, fire and EMS officer as well as a paramedic for the township’s public safety depart­ment during its regular meeting Sept. More...

Houghton Lake Community Band forming in time for Christmas concert

Former instrument players have an opportunity to recall their skills, with the formation of the Houghton Lake Com­munity Band. More...

THE WELCOME PARTY

Roscommon Area Historical Society members (left to right) Jackie Sadler, Kathy Newton, Linda Udy, Mar­garet Karinen, Ron Swain, Sharon Boushelle, Elaine Scheibner, JoAnn Visotsky and Charlotte Mlot prepare cake and refreshments Sept. More...

Kirtland’s Warbler Conservation Team in Grayling

More than 40 land managers, biolo­gists and conservationists from across the Great Lakes traveled to northern Michigan for the fall meeting of the Kirt­land’s Warbler Conservation Team this week. The meeting was held Sept. More...

Auditions planned at Kirtland

For those who have wanted to do some acting, Kirtland Community Col­lege is holding auditions for two upcom­ing performances.  A Christmas Carol  Auditions will be held at the Kirtland Center for the Performing Arts auditori­um Oct. More...

Roscommon DDA celebrated for accomplishments

Those who attended the Higgins Lake-Roscommon Chamber of Com­merce Business to Business Breakfast Sept. More...

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