As cranes, bulldozers, and earthmovers chugged away in the background, company and governmental officials took part in a groundbreaking for the...
A Grayling-based DJ is bringing a movie to the community, which honors a mentor he was able to train with through a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity...
A popular local bicycling event made several significant changes to its format last year, and a few more adjustments are expected for the event...
Spike’s Keg O’ Nails could add the motto “Selfie Place of the North” if a promotion to feature downtown Grayling is any indication.  Grayling’s...
From planning to paving, State of Michigan and Grayling area officials are rolling forward with a grant application to connect a non-motorized...
Just weeks before the opening of fly-fishing season, Grayling river guide Tim Riley is looking forward to providing memorable moments to anglers as...
The varsity softball team from Grayling High School ended a busy week of games with a sweep of the Gaylord Blue Devils, securing a game two victory with a walk-off hit in extra innings. The Vikings defeated the Blue Devils 16-1 in three innings on Thursday night during game one of a...
The GHS varsity baseball squad opened its 2017 season with two wins at AuGres on Monday night during a nonconference doubleheader. In game one of the series, Grayling defeated AuGres 9-3. Justin Nicholas was the winning pitcher, one of four to throw for the Vikings in the contest. Grayling...
In its 2017 season opener on Thursday, the Grayling High School varsity girls tennis squad tied Traverse City Christian 4-4. At #1 singles, Riley Morley won 6-0, 6-3 vs. Traverse City Christian. TC Christian won at #2 singles and #3 singles. Bailey Millikin won 6-2, 6-0 at #4 singles for the...
As cranes, bulldozers, and earthmovers chugged away in the background, company and governmental officials took part in a groundbreaking for the official start of construction of a $400 million particleboard plant, which will transform the Grayling economy. Arauco,  a global producer of wood...
A Grayling-based DJ is bringing a movie to the community, which honors a mentor he was able to train with through a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. As I Am – The Life and Times of DJ AM will be shown at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 28, at the Rialto Theater.  The documentary covers the life of...
Calling a former Grayling resident’s actions “diabolical” and “cowardice,” Chief 46th Trial Court Judge George J. Mertz sent him to prison for at least two and half decades on Monday. Citing several substantial and compelling reasons to depart from recommended guidelines, Mertz sentenced Terry...
A popular local bicycling event made several significant changes to its format last year, and a few more adjustments are expected for the event this year. Registration for the 2017 Black Bear Gran Fondo – an event that gives riders an opportunity to complete a “century ride” (100 miles), or one...
Emergency responders recently went through training to safeguard some of Crawford County’s most precious citizens. A train the trainer class for safe sleep for infants    was held at the Frederic Township Fire and EMS Department on Saturday, March 23. Doug Pratt, the chief for the Frederic...
Spike’s Keg O’ Nails could add the motto “Selfie Place of the North” if a promotion to feature downtown Grayling is any indication.  Grayling’s Michigan Main Street program sponsored a selfie contest as a rollout for its new logo to promote downtown businesses March 9-15.  “A selfie is a self...
The varsity girls soccer squad has 11 returning seniors, several new players, and a new coach this year. The Vikings were able to get outside for a couple of their practice sessions prior to spring break, but many of their practices were held indoors. “First two weeks were heavy on...

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