A family with deep roots in Crawford County recently donated items to the Crawford County Historical Museum to help with its storytelling mission...
Grayling Recreation Authority (GRA) conducted its annual Firecracker 1-Mile Fun Run – an event that gives young runners, including GRA’s “Mighty...
Orison Swett Marden once wrote: “There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something...
Members of Boy Scout Troop #979 of Grayling recently went on a trip to Washington D.C., learning about citizenship, the nation’s culture, and...
Seventy-something? Eighty-something? Somewhere in the nineties? More than 100 for the first time ever? As of Tuesday, July 3, 77 teams were...
Dozens of area golfers took part in a golf scramble  at the Fox Run Country Club to raise funds to take veterans to Washington D.C. to visit...
Two downstate men were denied bond as they were officially charged for the murder of a Frederic man last week. Dylan Ross Ziegler, 18, of Romulus, and Matthew Franklin Smith, 36 of Canton, were both arraigned in Crawford County District Court on Wednesday, July 11. The men are accused of...
A family with deep roots in Crawford County recently donated items to the Crawford County Historical Museum to help with its storytelling mission regarding the lumbering era and the railroad. Tom Welsh II, of Bridgeport, and Joanne Welsh Doty, of Grayling, visited the museum on Tuesday, July 3...
Grayling Recreation Authority (GRA) conducted its annual Firecracker 1-Mile Fun Run – an event that gives young runners, including GRA’s “Mighty Milers,” the opportunity to race in front of Fourth of July parade spectators – on Wednesday, July 4, raising thousands of dollars for the GRA cross...
The Grayling Recreation Authority 10K/5K – foot races held annually during the AuSable River Festival – will be conducted on Saturday, July 28, with courses that start and end at Hanson Hills Recreation Area. Event organizers are hoping for 200 participants this year; people can still register...
Orison Swett Marden once wrote: “There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.” Relay for Life 2018 is an event that sheds light on cancer, a disease that “doesn’t discriminate, it doesn’t look at race, gender, or sexuality...
Members of Boy Scout Troop #979 of Grayling recently went on a trip to Washington D.C., learning about citizenship, the nation’s culture, and history. The Scouts left Grayling on June 16 and returned to the community on June 24. En route to the nation’s capitol, they made a stop at the...
Seventy-something? Eighty-something? Somewhere in the nineties? More than 100 for the first time ever? As of Tuesday, July 3, 77 teams were signed up for the 2018 AuSable River Canoe Marathon, a 120-mile non-stop race from Grayling to Oscoda held annually during the last full weekend of July....
Dozens of area golfers took part in a golf scramble  at the Fox Run Country Club to raise funds to take veterans to Washington D.C. to visit memorials created in their honor. The third annual  First Responder Golf Open to Support Mid-Michigan Honor Flight was held on Friday, June 29. First Lt...
Grayling Recreation Authority and the Grayling Rotary Club officially unveiled the new pavilion at Hanson Hills Recreation Area – a project that the two groups have been working on for several months – during a public ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday. “We had a great turnout for the event...
The future of two safety net programs for Crawford AuSable School District  students remains in limbo due to a change in a state law. The future is unclear for Viking Vision Career Academy, a class for students in jeopardy of dropping out of school at the Grayling High School, and the Phoenix...

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