News

Crawford County Sheriff Shawn M. Kraycs is retiring from the position at the end of this month following more than three decades of service to the community. Kraycs got his start at the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department as a marine officer in 1991, and the department sponsored him through...
Grayling High School’s current athletic director is new to the position but he is not new to the Crawford AuSable School District. Scott Baker, who has been a teacher with the district for 16 years, took over as the new athletic director on September 20 after the previous AD left to take a job...
The November 8 general election ballots for Crawford County voters will not include any county-wide proposals, but they will feature three state-wide proposals. The first proposal involves legislature term limits and financial disclosure rules for state officials. State Proposal 22-1 – “a...
Three buildings are being demolished at the corner of Lake Street and the I-75 Business Loop to make room for the construction of a new EZ Mart convenience store/gas station. Demolition started last week. As of Monday, September 19, crews had demolished the Cedar Motel and the building next to...
Representatives from Camp Curnalia – a “military veterans community” located on Higgins Lake – provided a plaque to Camp Grayling leaders on Wednesday, September 14, in recognition of the military providing two vehicles for permanent display at the neighborhood.  Fred Bradley, Camp Curnalia...
The Grayling City Council – during a regular meeting on Monday, September 12 – approved a zoning ordinance amendment that will allow laundromats in another part of the city. In July, according to approved council meeting minutes, city officials said “Rick Rawlings was looking to rezone the old...
The Grayling Fish Hatchery – which ended its season Labor Day weekend – reported another successful year of welcoming visitors to the historic site. “We had a great year. The hatchery benefitted from partnerships with area groups as well as a lot of great local support. Folks love the bluegill...
It’s coming into fall, and everyone knows what that means: warm blankets, fuzzy socks, and all the soup you can take! One local group is here to help with the blankets.  The AuSable Quilt Guild is a local organization that has been in existence in Grayling for 35 years. It was founded in 1987...
The September 8 regular meeting of the Crawford County Board of Commissioners featured a presentation from the Camp Grayling commander regarding the military’s request for additional leased lands for training, and it featured a local citizen speaking in opposition of the proposal. “The (...

Pages

Crawford County Avalanche

Mailing Address
Box 490
Grayling, MI 49738

Phone: 989-348-6811
FAX: 989-348-6806
E-Mail: information@crawfordcountyavalanche.com

Comment Here