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Grayling will celebrate four decades of kicking off the holidays and promoting local retail stores for Christmas shopping on Saturday. The 40th annual Christmas Walk will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Grayling on Saturday, Nov. 18. “We really just want to bring the community together,” ...
A local emergency room nurse and educator will work up a stellar appetite for a Thanksgiving Day feast while raising awareness for veterans contemplating suicide due to the emotional scars they have sustained on  the battlefield. Bill Berlin will run 22 miles with a 22-pound vest on Wednesday,...
Amateur shutterbugs earned awards for eye catching photos taken in nearly every corner of Crawford County. The Crawford- Roscommon Conservation District joined the Farm Market at the AuSable River Center in Roscommon for their annual conservation expo held on Sept. 23. “This is a great local...
Students and community organizations will host Veteran’s Day programs to honor the service of area veterans on Friday and Saturday. The Grayling High School Student Senate will host a Veteran’s Day Assembly at 9:26 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 10, in the Joseph H. Stripe Auditorium, located in the...
With double locations, activities, and treats, it’s time in Grayling for the Festival of Trees. The Grayling Promotional Association (GPA) is hosting the 12th annual Festival of Trees in the Grayling Mini-Mall. The Bearly Used Christmas Store, run in conjunction  with the Festival of Trees, is...
An internationally acclaimed wildlife artist from Grayling and volunteers from a local  organization dedicated to the rescue of displaced wildlife have teamed up the publish a children’s book. Kim Diment and the Association to Rescue Kritters (A.R.K.), which is based in St. Helen, are releasing...
Boy Scout Troop #979 of Grayling was recently recognized for being camper champs for obtaining a well-rounded offering of experiences made available to them throughout the state. The troop received the Grand Slam Award from Michigan Crossroads Council of the Boy Scouts on Oct. 1 for attending...
Organizers for the Crawford AuSable Thanksgiving Dinner – an annual holiday event held on Thanksgiving Day – have a question for you: would you like to reserve one of the event’s many meals? The annual event has grown throughout the years, and last year the Crawford AuSable Thanksgiving Dinner...
The Frederic Food Bank, which operated in what is now the Frederic Township Community Center for a dozen years, has ceased operations. The food pantry provided meals to needy students and their families in the building which was formerly the Frederic Elementary School. The school was shut...
A circuit judge ruled that part of a lawsuit alleging a fish farm is polluting the AuSable River could move forward, but declined to address the legality of a contract between the fish hatchery operator and Crawford County. Dan Vogler, co-owner of  Harrietta Hills Trout Farm LLC, which has...

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