From 1929 to 1995, visitors to Hartwick Pines State Park entered through a large, two-story “log cabin” located just steps from M-93. Called the “...
Grayling High School recognized all of its 12th grade sports participants – including two all-staters and 13 players who earned six or more varsity...
U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Daniel Elliott is in the midst of being processed out of the armed forces, and sought a break to build his own bamboo...
A Grayling volunteer was recently recognized at the Michigan State Capitol  in Lansing for giving thousands of hours of her time to better the...
After a four-year hiatus, Smokey the Bear has returned to Grayling complete with digital signs to inform area residents and visitors about the...
Hundreds of law enforcement officers, military personnel, family and friends celebrated the life of retired Crawford County Sheriff Kirk Alan...
The Grayling Fish Hatchery – operated by the Anglers of the Au Sable in cooperation with Crawford County – will open for the season this weekend on Friday, May 24.  The historic site is more than 100 years old. It’s been overseen by a few different entities throughout the decades, including the...
Three Grayling High School track and field athletes qualified for the state finals with their performances at the Region 30-3 meet at Charlevoix on Friday. Alainna Moffit advanced to the state finals in the 400m dash and the 800m run. She finished 3rd in the 400m event with a time of 1:01.23....
From 1929 to 1995, visitors to Hartwick Pines State Park entered through a large, two-story “log cabin” located just steps from M-93. Called the “Memorial Building” to honor Grayling native and lumberman Edward Hartwick, who died in World War I, it provided a grand introduction to the park’s...
Grayling High School recognized all of its 12th grade sports participants – including two all-staters and 13 players who earned six or more varsity letters – during the 21st Annual Senior Student-Athlete Honors Night on Thursday at the auditorium at GHS. The event honored 40 seniors this year....
Crawford County residents, who were mailed jury questionnaires earlier this month, are urged to fill them out and get them back to the county courthouse. These jury questionnaires are for the fiscal year 2019-2020, which covers the period of Oct. 1, 2019 through Sept. 30, 2020.    Names are...
During its last regular season home game of the year on Friday night, Grayling High School’s varsity girls soccer team defeated the Kalkaska Blazers by a final score of 6-0. Grayling got on the board with a goal by Jenna Haring two minutes into the first half. Haring scored again a few minutes...
U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Daniel Elliott is in the midst of being processed out of the armed forces, and sought a break to build his own bamboo fly rod and to fish on the area’s prized trout streams last week. Elliot was among eight disabled military veterans who took part in the eighth...
A Grayling volunteer was recently recognized at the Michigan State Capitol  in Lansing for giving thousands of hours of her time to better the community. Terry Tody received a Community Action Volunteer Award presented by the Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency at a ceremony held in...
Activity at Camp Grayling is about to ramp up for the year, but there are less soldiers expected to be in the community than in previous years. An open house was held at the Camp Grayling Officer’s Club on Thursday, May 9, for local community leaders, business owners, and emergency responders...
Camping. Swimming. Fishing. Picnicking. Hiking through forest trails and enjoying the fresh air. Campfires. Memories with friends and family. Michigan is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its state park system this year, and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is encouraging people to...

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