January 11, 2018 RSS feed / News

Three arrested for possession of meth

A Grayling woman and two Roscom­mon men were arrested on possession of methamphetamine after deputies of the Roscommon County Sheriff’s Office recovered one gram of meth at a Jan. 2 traffic stop.  More...

Gerrish officials to keep same pay

Salaries for Gerrish Township offi­cials will remain the same for the next fiscal year budget.  The board unanimously approved the salaries for supervisor, clerk and trea­surer for $34,894.13 each (Trustee Jim Lippert was absent).  More...

Jock suggests reorganizing village recreation board

Discussion on the future of the Vil­lage of Roscommon’s recreational au­thority dominated a fair portion of a work session held during a Jan. 8 regular meeting.  More...

Markey board appoints board of review member

The Markey Township Board ap­pointed Carol Bailey as a new member of the township’s board of review dur­ing their regular monthly meeting Jan. 8. Bailey will serve out the term of Flor­ence Allen, who resigned from the posi­tion.  More...

Veterans Coffee Hour Feb. 1 at 9 a.m. Roscommon County Blodgett Memorial Airport

NO AGENDAS, SCHEDULES OR SPEECHES Twenty-nine people attended the first Veterans Coffee Hour Jan. 4 at Roscommon County Blodgett Memo­rial Airport. More...

Little Caesar comes down after 40 years

Restaurant closed

Keith and Cheryl Ritchings, owners of the Little Caesars Pizza for almost 20 years, said goodbye to the Little Caesar statue Jan. 8.  Keith Ritchings said they closed the restau­rant Dec. More...

Troopers arrest driver with suspended license

State Police from the Houghton Lake Post arrested a 33-year-old Prudenville woman Jan. 8 after she crossed the cen­ter line on M-18 near County Road 100, causing oncoming traffic to drive onto the shoulder to avoid a collision. More...

Denton Township approves five- year Waste Management contract

Denton Township residents will con­tinue to be served by Waste Management for their trash collection needs.  The township board, at its Jan. More...

Village to start search for new manager

The Village of Roscommon Council authorized the spending of up to $2,000 to begin its search for a new village man­ager. During a Jan. More...

Proposed restoration millage figures reviewed

In an effort to keep discussion rolling in regard to a proposed Au­gust, 2018, restoration millage, a small group of Roscommon County officials came together Jan. 8 to talk about what the money generated could be used for if passed by voters.  More...

‘Challenge Living’ starting Jan. 15

Ty Black of Roscommon is inviting both Christians and non-Christians to at­tend an organizational meeting of “Chal­lenge Living” Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at the CRAF Center, Roscommon.  More...

Tip-Up Town Rocks!

There will be something beside the Tip-up Town Medallion for vis­itors to Tip-up Town 2018 to look for when they visit the festival this year.  In the spirit of The Kindness Project, a group of volunteer rock painters gathered at the Houghton La More...

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