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
For young women interested in STEM careers, there is a free webinar today (March 26) at 2:00 pm EST, hosted by AAUW as a sequel to the “Why So Few” research report.
Those interested should click on the link below to sign up for the webinar. You will receive a … MORE
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
ROSCOMMON–The final discussion for the Roscommon Community Read took place at the Roscommon Area District Library March 4, with Robin Sloan, author of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore joining in the discussion via Skype.
Students from Roscommon High School participated in … MORE
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
Earl Thomas Garner, 85, of Houghton Lake passed away March 21, 2015 at home surrounded by his family.
Earl was born on Sept. 25, 1929 in Vicksburg, Mississippi to Claude Wesley and Regina Alice (Hennegan) Garner. He married Georgetta Ann (Dougherty) on Oct. 9, 1954 in Southfield.
Earl resided in … MORE
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
Beverly June Morris, 79, of Houghton Lake passed away March 19, 2015 at Munson Health Care Grayling Hospital.
Beverly was born on January 5, 1936 in St. Louis to Burton and Sylvia (Neigh) Cruson. She was a homemaker and mother who loved raising her six children, and enjoyed her grandchildren … MORE
Betty Jean Walworth, 83, of Higgins Lake, passed away March 20, 2015 at her residence.
Betty was born in Owosso on June 19, 1931 to Ira and Caroline (Collard) Farley. She married Merlin ‘Walley’ F. Walworth on Jan. 9, 1954 in Battle Creek.
Mrs. Walworth has resided in Higgins Lake … MORE
Norma J. Katt, 78, of Houghton Lake passed away at her home March 18, 2015 with her loving family by her side.
Norma was born on April 17, 1936 in Bay City to Clarence and Dorothea (Witzke) Halstead and married William E. … MORE