The Crawford County Historical Museum – located on Michigan Avenue near the County Building – opened for the season this week, offering a variety...
The Grayling Fish Hatchery – a historic site located on North Down River Road near Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital – will open for the 2022...
Grayling High School honored its senior athletes – including six all-state players and the two Viking Award winners – during the 24th Annual Senior...
Eleven Grayling High School track and field athletes qualified for the Michigan High School Athletic Association state finals by placing 1st or 2nd...
Camp Grayling is looking to lease more state land for training space in order to have remote areas for troops to train in electronic warfare and...
A tornado caused a massive amount of damage to the community of Gaylord on the afternoon of Friday, May 20, leaving at least two people dead and...
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 11:31am
The Crawford County Historical Museum – located on Michigan Avenue near the County Building – opened for the season this week, offering a variety of exhibits for visitors during its 50th anniversary year. “It’s a big deal for us this year,” said Dave Baran, secretary of the Crawford County...
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 11:28am
The Grayling Fish Hatchery – a historic site located on North Down River Road near Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital – will open for the 2022 summer season starting this weekend. “We will be open the Friday of Memorial Day weekend at 10 a.m. and that begins our season. We are open Friday...
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 11:23am
Grayling High School honored its senior athletes – including six all-state players and the two Viking Award winners – during the 24th Annual Senior Student-Athlete Honors Night at the school’s Joseph Stripe Auditorium on Thursday, May 19. “I feel very fortunate to be associated with such a fine...
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 11:20am
Eleven Grayling High School track and field athletes qualified for the Michigan High School Athletic Association state finals by placing 1st or 2nd at the Division 3 Region 21 meet at Charlevoix on Thursday. The Vikings earned four regional championships during Thursday’s meet. Sparty...
Sunday, May 22, 2022 - 5:00pm
Camp Grayling is looking to lease more state land for training space in order to have remote areas for troops to train in electronic warfare and defense, according to military officials. Camp Grayling facilities and ranges in Crawford County are located on military, state, and federal land,...
Sunday, May 22, 2022 - 4:55pm
A tornado caused a massive amount of damage to the community of Gaylord on the afternoon of Friday, May 20, leaving at least two people dead and more than 40 people injured, according to the Michigan State Police. Photos and videos posted online show the devastation. Ruined homes. Property...
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 12:15pm
Work related to the Crawford AuSable School District’s effort to merge the front of Grayling Middle School with its green space located across the street and create safer pick-up and drop-off points for parents and buses is slated for this summer, school officials said. In August of 2021,...
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 12:13pm
The AuSable Valley Animal Shelter is trying to increase its public presence and fundraising efforts, according to a presentation by shelter officials to the Crawford County Board of Commissioners last week, including an upcoming golf outing and a memorial project. Linda Barber, AuSable Valley...
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 12:11pm
Crawford AuSable School District Superintendent Justin Gluesing had plans to return to Alpena sometime in the future, but he didn’t expect the opportunity to arrive so soon. Gluesing – on Friday, May 13 – said he has accepted the Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona Educational Service District...
Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 12:27pm
The Bamboo Bend Project – an endeavor to help military veterans by providing them with rod-making classes and fishing trips and camaraderie – returned to Lovells Township last week after a three-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Bamboo Bend Project President Mark Mackey said the...

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