Along with a hot meal, Crawford County senior citizens received a special gift to help mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a national day of service...
Mother Nature created a winter wonderland in the Crawford County area for snowmobiling and other outdoor activities over the weekend. Sebrina...
The Brinkses are keeping it all in the family as a new era begins at Upper Lakes Tire, which has been in business in Grayling for nearly four...
The 2020 Cote Dame Marie Ski Loppet – a series of cross country ski races presented by the Grayling Recreation Authority and the Grayling Rotary...
The site where the Grayling Kmart operated will remain closed through the winter and spring months, but will be transformed to house a Tractor...
The Grayling Vikings were able to make enough plays down the stretch while holding the Roscommon Bucks scoreless in the final 2:48 of Monday night’...
Along with a hot meal, Crawford County senior citizens received a special gift to help mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a national day of service.  In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and doing good for others, 36 volunteers joined the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) staff for...
Mother Nature created a winter wonderland in the Crawford County area for snowmobiling and other outdoor activities over the weekend. Sebrina Jauernic, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service Office located just south of Gaylord, said most areas of northern Michigan received five to...
The Brinkses are keeping it all in the family as a new era begins at Upper Lakes Tire, which has been in business in Grayling for nearly four decades. Steve and Susan Brinks retired from running the day-to-day business at Upper Lakes Tire,  located at 701 Huron Street, on January 1. The...
The 2020 Cote Dame Marie Ski Loppet – a series of cross country ski races presented by the Grayling Recreation Authority and the Grayling Rotary Club on Saturday at Hanson Hills Recreation Area – featured strong overall participation numbers despite the wind and the snow and the cold. “Numbers...
The site where the Grayling Kmart operated will remain closed through the winter and spring months, but will be transformed to house a Tractor Supply store this summer. Pat Warner, the vice president for corporate and consumer affairs for DVL Seigenthaler/FINN Partners, a public relations firm...
Six applicants are vying for a vacancy on the Crawford County Road Commission Board. The vacancy is to fill the  unexpired term for Jim Burtch, who passed away on  December 5. He was 85. Burtch had served on the road commission since 2003, with many of those years as chairman of the board....
The varsity ski team from Grayling High School – after weeks of practicing, some inside, some outside – put its preparation to the test during its first meets of the 2020 season last week and this week. Elle Smith, new coach of the program, said “the kids have worked incredibly hard leading up...
The wrestling team from Grayling High School competed in its first two Lake Michigan Conference meets of the 2019-2020 season on Wednesday, and the Vikings won both of them, defeating Charlevoix and Traverse City St. Francis to start its league slate at 2-0.  Grayling – the home squad for the...
The Grayling Vikings were able to make enough plays down the stretch while holding the Roscommon Bucks scoreless in the final 2:48 of Monday night’s varsity girls basketball game, and Grayling – the home team – won the nonconference contest by a final score of 43-37. The Vikings led 9-7 early...
Voters in the Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw, and Roscommon Intermediate School District (COOR ISD) will decide a pair of funding proposals on the Tuesday, March 10 presidential primary ballot to restore funding to where it was 52 years ago. The first proposal would restore the COOR ISD’s special...

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