Parts of Michigan took a step backwards in the economic re-opening process on Wednesday, July 1, with the temporary closing of “indoor service” at...
Football in the spring? Track and field in the fall?  On Tuesday, June 30, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced the signing of Executive...
The State of Michigan provided its school districts with guidelines and requirements for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year on Tuesday, June 30,...
Divers were able to recover the body of a boater who was reported missing on Lake Margrethe over the weekend early Tuesday morning. Computer...
After nearly three decades of service, Randy Herman retired from the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office – this time for good. Herman served his...
Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw, and Roscommon (COOR)  Education Center students could not have a graduation due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social...
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, as expected, announced the signing of Executive Order 2020-142 and the release of the state’s MI Safe Return to School Roadmap – both of which deal with the issue of schools returning to session in the fall amid the current COVID-19 pandemic – on Tuesday,...
Parts of Michigan took a step backwards in the economic re-opening process on Wednesday, July 1, with the temporary closing of “indoor service” at bars in Michigan except for those in Regions 6 and 8. (Crawford County is in Region 6. Region 8 is the Upper Peninsula.) Governor Gretchen Whitmer...
Football in the spring? Track and field in the fall?  On Tuesday, June 30, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced the signing of Executive Order 2020-142 and the release of the MI Safe Schools Return to School Roadmap, both of which offer guidelines and requirements for districts as they...
The State of Michigan provided its school districts with guidelines and requirements for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year on Tuesday, June 30, with the signing of Executive Order 2020-142 – “Provision of preK–12 education for the 2020-2021 school year” – by Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer...
Crawford County voters have received applications  mailed by the State of Michigan to request absentee ballots from local clerks, which was a provision approved by a state constitutional amendment passed by voters in 2018. Voters at the November 2018 general election polls overwhelmingly...
Divers were able to recover the body of a boater who was reported missing on Lake Margrethe over the weekend early Tuesday morning. Computer aided side scan sonar vessels utilized by the Michigan State Police, which are capable of searching underneath the water, located Shivam Patel, a 28-year-...
Michigan took a step forward with regard to the resumption of professional sports within the state with Governor Gretchen Whitmer signing Executive Order 2020-133 on Thursday, June 25. The order – subtitled as “Restarting professional sports” – allows “professional sports to resume, subject to...
An executive order from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, following a bill passed by the state’s legislature, is attempting to offer more relief for Michigan renters from eviction while making assistance available to help landlords maintain their businesses. A series of executive orders...
The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office will soon launch a new program to slow down drivers in a neighborly way. Crawford County Sheriff Shawn M. Kraycs, in a report to the Crawford County Board of Commissioners through a virtual meeting held on Thursday, June 25, said law enforcement officials...
After nearly three decades of service, Randy Herman retired from the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office – this time for good. Herman served his last day as the undersheriff for the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, June 19. Herman rejoined the sheriff’s office in a leadership position...

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