After being hired to serve as the director for the Kirtland Regional Police Academy last July, Shannon Dekun had to go through the training regimen...
Two new commissioners took their seats on the Crawford County Board of Commissioners last week. Cary Jansen and Sherry M. Powers assumed their...
As its first order of business, the Crawford County Board of Commissioners selected its leaders and made appointments to established committees to...
An internationally known wildlife artist from Grayling recently finished a painting to help in the conservation of game birds and  their habitat...
Two different murder cases. A proposed marina at Lake Margrethe. New businesses launching in Grayling. Development of a new soccer field. The City...
Two days every month, volunteers and young parents come together on common ground to take care of Crawford County’s most precious assets – the...
After being hired to serve as the director for the Kirtland Regional Police Academy last July, Shannon Dekun had to go through the training regimen with the cadets herself. Dekun learned the position was open through the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards website. For the next...
A defense attorney for a teen accused of murdering a Frederic man opted not to make arguments on additional charges brought against his client during the continuation of a probable cause hearing last week. At a hearing held in Crawford County District Court on Wednesday, Jan. 9, Grayling...
Grayling High School’s varsity ski team opened its 2019 season with a Lake Michigan Conference meet on Thursday night at Boyne Mountain. Grayling’s top three girls all finished in the top 12 during the slalom event and they posted top 14 scores in giant slalom. “I’m happy with the girls....
Grayling High School’s varsity wrestling squad hosted a team tournament on Saturday, and the Vikings finished in 5th place during the event. They posted wins vs. three of their five opponents. Schools at the tournament included: Frankfort, Ithaca, Lake City, Pellston, Whittemore-Prescott,...
Two new commissioners took their seats on the Crawford County Board of Commissioners last week. Cary Jansen and Sherry M. Powers assumed their positions on the board for its first meeting held on Thursday, Jan. 3. Jansen was elected to serve on the board after defeating Hailey Halstead by a...
As its first order of business, the Crawford County Board of Commissioners selected its leaders and made appointments to established committees to better effectively utilize community resources. The board held its annual organizational meeting on Thursday, Jan. 3. Fellow county commissioners...
An internationally known wildlife artist from Grayling recently finished a painting to help in the conservation of game birds and  their habitat. Kim Diment, the co-owner of the Main Branch Art Gallery in downtown Grayling, painted the 2019 Ruffed Grouse Society Print of the Year. “...
Grayling High School’s varsity boys and girls ski teams got on the hills for practice last week, and they will open their 2019 seasons with meets this week. Coach Brad Wagner said the first day of downhill practice – Wednesday, January 2 – “went really well.” Coach Wagner said the team got...
Two different murder cases. A proposed marina at Lake Margrethe. New businesses launching in Grayling. Development of a new soccer field. The City of Grayling graduateing from Project Rising Tide and completing its new AuSable River canoe launch project at the State Police Crime Lab. Elections...
Two days every month, volunteers and young parents come together on common ground to take care of Crawford County’s most precious assets – the children of the community. The Crawford County Baby to Toddler Closet will mark its 10th anniversary this year, assisting young families and their...

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