Spring wildfire season has returned

COUNTY–The melting snow may be a welcome change from winter’s chill, but the Department of Natural Resources reminds residents that pleasant weather also brings the threat of wildfires.

“Fire season gets going when dead grass and leaves become exposed after warm temperatures melt snow from easily ignited fields … MORE

RCCF announces new fund

ROSCOMMON CO.–The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) is pleased to announce a new Fund which has recently been established by Central Health Plan, The Roscommon County Health Improvement Endowment Fund.  The Endowed Fund will be used to provide grants in support of community-wide medical health initiatives with priority given to … MORE

Rotary clubs join for mixer

ROSCOMMON – The Rotary Clubs of Grayling, Houghton Lake, and Roscommon hosted a Membership Mixer March 5 at Fred’s of Roscommon, attended by nearly 80 existing and potential Rotarians. Rotary District 6290 Governor Al Bonney spoke to those in attendance about what it means to be a Rotarian, the types … MORE

Helena Wolf of Higgins Lake

Helena Wolf, 92, of Higgins Lake passed away March 23, 2015 at The Brook of Roscommon.

Helena was born in Cleveland, Ohio April 4, 1922 to Jakob and Amalie (Abend) Tafs. She married Gerhard O. Wolf June 9, 1951 in Detroit. He preceded her in death in 2008.

Helena resided … MORE