A Look At Our Past 9/8/2022

23 Years Ago September 9, 1999 Contractors are busy building a new meeting room at the Grayling Township Hall on West M-72.  The room should be complete in time for November meetings and will allow for some elbow room for those who attend.   Lake Margrethe anglers have been sucessful in catching small mouth bass and walleye. Pike fishing on […]

Briefs 9.8.2022

150 Birthday Bash set for September 17 The Grayling Heritage 150th Committee and Grayling Main Street will conduct a birthday party for the Grayling community to celebrate the city’s sesquicentennial anniversary on September 17 in downtown Grayling (100 block). Live music will be available from 3 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The event will include a costume contest, food, a souvenir […]

Grayling Promotional Association conducts fall Junque in the Trunk yard sale event

Labor Day weekend is a popular time for yard sales and garage sales, but one local event – Grayling Promotional Association’s fall Junque in the Trunk – gave people the opportunity to offer items for shoppers all in one place. The 2022 fall Junque in the Trunk event – held on Saturday, September 3, at the Tractor Supply Company parking […]

River groups continue project to reconnect East Branch at Fish Hatchery

The Anglers of the Au Sable and Michigan Trout Unlimited continue to work on a project to reconnect the East Branch of the AuSable River at the Grayling Fish Hatchery in a way that will not disrupt the historic facility’s current operations. Anglers of the Au Sable and Trout Unlimited offered an update on the project to the Crawford County […]

Trails Committee requesting more non-motorized pathways for Grayling

The Crawford County Trails Committee recently provided its input to the Michigan Department of Transportation for the department’s 2023-2027 Five-Year Transportation Program, asking MDOT to consider local trail projects that would improve “pedestrian and bicycle access” and “connectivity.” “Crawford County and more specifically Grayling are considered a popular tourist destination, partly due to the multiple trail opportunities it offers. Grayling […]

Planning Commission recommends laundromat zoning change for part of city

The City of Grayling Planning Commission – during a regular meeting on Tuesday, August 16 – agreed to send a zoning ordinance amendment to the Grayling City Council for possible ratification, a change that would allow laundromats in another part of the city. According to approved minutes from the Monday, July 11, meeting of the Grayling City Council, someone “was […]