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ROSCOMMON CO.–Homeowners can reduce their heating costs by planting tree and shrub windbreaks. Windbreaks provide protection for up to 10 times their height by reducing wind speeds that cool your home, causing your furnace to run longer and burn more fuel to keep you … MORE
ROSCOMMON CO.–The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers that the dates for mandatory ice shanty removal are approaching. Anglers are required to remove shanties as soon as the ice is unsafe to hold them, regardless of the date.
Ice shanties must be removed from Lake St. Clair before sunset Feb. … MORE
HOUGHTON LAKE–Denton Township recently received a Grant totaling $3,000.00 from funds administered by the Roscommon County Community Foundation for a park enhancement project to upgrade the dugouts at the softball field. Grant Funding was provided by the Houghton Lake Rotary Club Parks & Recreation Fund and the Houghton Lake Rotary … MORE
ROSCOMMON–Register by March 7 for the March 21 Relay for Life Paint & Take fundraising event at Good Shepherd Church of the North, 149 W. Robinson Lake Rd., Roscommon.
Paint Take Form (1)
ST. HELEN–The St. Helen Snowpackers reviewed a successful Snow Run in its latest newsletter.
The group also encourages participation and highlights the need for volunteers.
March 2015 Newsletter
COUNTY–March is National Nutrition Month® and WIC joins with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to encourage both healthy eating and daily activity. Together, these can help individuals reach or maintain a healthy weight, reduce the risk of chronic disease, and promote overall health. Local health department clinics have Registered … MORE
Frank J. Krizan Jr., age 98, of Prudenville passed away February 23, 2015 at King Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
Frank was born on December 15, 1916 in Detroit to Frank and Mary (Podolan) Krizan. He served in the US Army during WWII. … MORE
Lloyd Wayne Randall, 88, of Roscommon passed away Feb. 22, 2015 at Grayling Nursing and Rehabilitation Community.
Lloyd was born in Newaygo on July 4, 1926 to Lloyd W. and Vivian (Holton) Randall.
He was an MP in the US Army during WWII, attaining the rank of PFC.
Mr. Randall … MORE
By Theresa Boggs
HOUGHTON LAKE – Houghton Lake Middle School rewards their students for their accomplishments through a program called Paw Pride. The Paw Pride program was developed over 20 years ago as a way to show students that hard work pays-off. It is a way of teaching the kids … MORE