By Jenny Fiebelkorn
GRAYLING — AuSable Artisan Village, an art gallery in downtown Grayling, hosted Al Bondar (of Dharma Records) and his band, Jazzed Because recently. Joining Bondar were Michael Wagner on drums; Jacob Filarski on bass; and vocalists … MORE
Thomas J. Lapham, 77, of Roscommon passed away April 22, 2015 at Hilltop Manor Healthcare Center in Roscommon with his family by his side.
Thomas was born on September 11, 1937 in Pontiac to Byron and Ruth (Pelzer) Lapham. He served in the US Air Force.
Mr. Lapham married Janice … MORE
Henry Wallison, Joey Peterson, and Sara Barnes, are presented with their award certificates from Farm Bereau Insurance Agent, Barbara Costello.
By Theresa Boggs
HOUGHTON LAKE- Houghton Lake High School eighth graders recently participated in the 46th … MORE
An eagle’s nest on the shoreline of Lake St. Helen. ~ Photo courtesy Dan Waltz.
By Lindy Peterson
ST. HELEN – In Richfield Township, on the south eastern side of Roscommon County, the South Branch of the … MORE
COUNTYThe Department of Natural Resources is calling all citizen scientists to help collect vital information about Michigan’s reptiles and amphibians. Anyone can help by reporting sightings of turtles, frogs, toads, snakes, salamanders and lizards in Michigan to the MORE
Samuel Melvin Prater, 84, of Prudenville passed away April 17, 2015 at Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital.
Samuel was born in Akron, Ohio on Jan. 19, 1931 to Josiah Melvin and Lena Bell (Pegram) Prater. He married Marjorie Bush Glitt. His wife preceded him in death in 2002.
Samuel resided in … MORE
Students climb the net at the Reading Lock-in with Physical Education teacher Vikki Blanchard
HOUGHTON LAKE- Fundraising continues in an effort to raise $250, 000 dollars to replace Happy Landings Playground, located next to Collins Elementary in … MORE
COUNTY–Most of Michigan’s wildfires occur in the spring – April, May and June. According to the Department of Natural Resources, which is responsible for wildland fire protection on 30 million acres of state and private land, April is when wildfires start becoming … MORE
Susan Carol Duvall, 69, of Houghton Lake passed away April 14, 2015 at home.
Susan was born on March 18, 1946 in Cheektowaga, New York to Alvin and Patricia (Cornish) Greiner. She grew up in New York and graduated from St. Mary’s High School in Cheektowaga. She was a homemaker … MORE
COUNTY–The Department of Natural Resources is recruiting instructors for its off-road vehicle safety education program. The department scheduled two training sessions for new instructors this year. The May session already has been … MORE