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District Health Department #10 officials lifted a public health advisory informing people not to have contact with the water in the AuSable River.

The advisory was lifted on Wednesday, Aug. 17.

Grayling resident walking across region and back to support military

Jack VanPutten was unable to join a country musician for an annual fund-raiser to support the military in Texas, so he has opted to lace up a pair of combat boots and complete the feat closer to home.

VanPutten will walk 100 miles from Grayling to Traverse City and back starting on Wednesday, Sept. 14, through Saturday, Sept. 17, for Jack’s Walk of Honor Honoring the Michigan National Guard and Veterans.

Teen injured while trying to jump from moving vehicle

A Cheboygan teen was injured and trapped under two vehicles after he tried to jump from a moving vehicle in Grayling last week.

The Grayling Department of Public Safety received a personal injury crash complaint in the City of Grayling at about 2:55 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 17.

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Soccer team, with a young group, will open its 2016 season with games this week

The varsity boys soccer program from Grayling High School – a team that will start its 2016 season this week after two weeks of official practice sessions – has a young group this year.

Overall, Brad Wagner – back for another season as head coach of the squad – said overall numbers were solid at around 20 players.

Cross country returns as varsity sport

After several years of being a club team at Grayling High School, cross country is now back as an official varsity sport.

Before this season, the last time cross country was a varsity sport at GHS? It was 2002. The school cut cross country from its sports lineup in 2003 due to budget cuts and low participation numbers.

Varsity golf squad from Grayling High School has five players back from last year's team

The varsity girls golf team from Grayling High School is a young group – only one of the players is a senior – but several of the squad’s golfers played last year.

The program’s numbers have been down during the last few years – in the fall of 2014 the squad had to cancel its season due to insufficient players – but this year’s group is up to seven plus one incoming exchange student for a total of eight.

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Found 2 events today. August 29th, 2016 to August 29th, 2016
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Genealogy Group
Event Date: August 29th, 2016
Event Time: TBA - TBA
The Genealogy Group meets at Devereaux Memorial Library, 201 Plum St., Grayling, each Monday from 9 a.m. till noon. Study ancestry and discover your family history with the help of experienced genealogists.
To sign up or for additional information call Devereaux Library at 989-348-9214.

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Commission On Aging Meals/Activities
Event Date: August 29th, 2016
Event Time: TBA - TBA
Monday, August 29 - Lunch - breaded chicken fritter, red skin potato, brussels sprouts, apple slices. Dinner - spaghetti & meatballs, breadstick, Italian blend, tossed salad w/ tomato, grapes. Activities - 11 a.m. Pickleball @ Frederic Twp. Hall, 1 p.m. Bridge Club, 2:30 p.m. Computer Club, 3:30 p.m. Pickleball @ GHC Court.
The Crawford County Commission on Aging’s Senior Center is located at 308 Lawndale, behind Burger King in Grayling. Walk-ins are welcome.

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