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Grayling Recreation Authority announced on Tuesday, June 16, that it is cancelling the 10K portion of its annual GRA 10K/5K but the 5K will proceed as planned with some possible adjustments to allow for social distancing. “We plan to race, with modifications,” according to Grayling Recreation...
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer extended previous protections against eviction through the end of the month with a new executive order announced on Thursday, June 11. Executive Order 2020-118 – “temporary prohibition against entry to premises for the purpose of removing or excluding a tenant...
With a lot of unknowns projected for budgets for governmental and education entities in the future due to the COVID-19 pandemic, area leaders are putting the decision to fund two law enforcement positions squarely in the hands of voters. The Crawford County Board of Commissioners, through a...
The Crawford County Courthouse building opened back up to the public for reduced hours and with employees working less hours as the community starts its comeback from the COVID-19 pandemic. The Crawford County Board of Commissioners, through a virtual meeting held on Wednesday, June 10,...
A Grayling High School alumnus and longtime advocate for children, who has served on the Crawford AuSable School District’s Board of Education for a decade and a half, will soon vacate his leadership position with the district. Jim Hulbert, who is currently a trustee on the school board, was...
On June 5, the Governor signed Executive Order 2020-114 and 2020-115 which includes temporary restrictions on certain events, gatherings, and businesses, and safeguards to protect Michigan workers.  These actions allow for Michigan Economic Recovery Council Regions 6 and 8 to move to phase 5 of...
The Frederic Community Library will serve as a hub for all Crawford County library operations as work on the additions and renovations at the Devereaux Memorial Crawford County Library in Grayling continues. When Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order on March 16 to ban...
A 37-year-old Canton man showed no emotions or remorse as he was sentenced to serve the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole for murdering a Frederic man nearly two years ago. The sentencing for Matthew Franklin Smith was held on Thursday, June 4, via Zoom, an audio and...
Kirtland Community College is planning new protocol to protect the health of everyone on campus ahead of reopening on Monday, June 8.  In accordance with Governor Whitmer’s stay-at-home executive order, all campuses have been closed since March. Once the order is lifted for higher education on...
Members of the Grayling High School Class of 2020 officially ended their unusual senior year on Sunday when they received their diplomas during a private and limited commencement ceremony at the school’s gymnasium. “None of us expected this type of ending to our 13 years of schooling, but...

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