Great Start Collaborative receives $20,000 award from Consumers Energy Foundation

ROSCOMMON COUNTY–The Great Start Collaborative was awarded a $20,000 grant on April 10 from the Consumers Energy Foundation.

Consumers Energy gave the money for the Great Start Collaborative’s Early Childhood Fund, which will be used for preschool and childcare scholarships.  The Collaborative serves Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw, Roscommon and Iosco Counties.


Qualified Forest Program informational meeting set for April 18

This story is brought to you courtesy of the Roscommon County Voice*, covering the Northern Michigan communities of Roscommon, St. Helen, Houghton Lake, Higgins Lake and Grayling

GRAYLING–The Otsego and Crawford-Roscommon Conservation Districts’ Forester, Brittany Mauricette, will be hosting an informational meeting for landowners and tax officials regarding the Qualified … MORE

Richfield Township Public Library receives grant funding from RCCF

ST. HELEN–The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) recently presented a $2,200.00 Grant to The Richfield Township Public Library (RTPL) to assist with a “Library Technology Upgrade”.  The Morley Foundation Fund awarded $1,789.00, The Cornerstone Fund awarded $254.00 and The St. Helen General Fund awarded $157.00 to support this Grant.

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George Martin Marx of Houghton Lake

George  Martin  Marx, 91, of  Houghton Lake passed away April  9, 2014 at Grayling Nursing & Rehabilitation Community.

George was born on January 22, 1923 in Milford  to Hubert and  Clara (Winterhalter) Marx. He grew up in the Detroit area and graduated from  Clarenceville High School.  George served as a … MORE