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AAV to host interactive demonstration Ken Schug, of Down to Earth Designs in Interlochen, will offer a free interactive copper leaf earrings demonstration at AuSable Artisan Village in Grayling on Sunday, August 22, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Schug, an artist, designer, and silversmith, is also...
Introduction to Zoom class offered Michigan State University Extension will offer its monthly online Introduction to Zoom class on Wednesday, August 18, from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Try out Zoom and play with its features while someone is available to talk you through any challenges. You can join...
23 Years Ago August 13, 1998 Nearly 31% of Crawford County’s registered voters turned out to cast their votes in the August 4 Primary election. According to Crawford County Clerk/Register of Deeds Sandra Moore, “this was the biggest voter turn out for a primary in 10 years.” Working closely...
What happened 78 years ago... August 5, 1943 Corp. Douglas Bishop of the Army Transport Command at Long Beach, Calfornia, spent a few hours at the home of his grandmother, Mrs. Elizabeth Foley. He was the sole survivor of an ill fated mission that ended in a crash at Charlevoix when several...
Solo Ballroom Dancing Class offered Ladies, if you love to ballroom dance or have always wanted to but don’t have a partner, the upcoming beginner Solo Ballroom Dance Class is for you. Each week dance instructor Gaye Pizzi-Peters will work on technique and then choreography of a particular...
55 years ago... July 28, 1966 Fred Bear appeared on the “Tonight” show Thursday, July 28, at 11:30 p.m. on TV channel 7 to be the guest of Johnny Carson.   There were a series of fires that occured during the weekend and Monday, the two on Monday were a bit small and caused little to no...
Museum features depot models The Crawford County Historical Museum is now open. Exhibits include Roland Bunting’s models of the Grayling depot as well as other depots along the Michigan Central railroad. The hours of operation are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is...
23 Years Ago July 23, 1998 The Grayling Regional Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring a candidates forum to give the citizens of Crawford County a chance to meet future office holders. The Crawford County Parks Commission is undertaking the project of restoring the Grayling Fish Hatchery...
COA to offer Medicare presentation via Zoom Join the Crawford County Commission on Aging on Wednesday, July 28, at 10 a.m. via Zoom for a presentation that will help demystify the issues surrounding Medicare. Tammy Findlay, Advocacy & Resource Coordinator, will discuss the various parts of...
23 Years Ago July 16, 1998 The Concerned Citizens for Crawford County, a small grass-roots organization, has created a petition to place on the November ballot a proposal allowing the citizens the right to elect a five-member board of commissioners to oversee the Road Commission for Crawford...

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Crawford County Avalanche

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Box 490
Grayling, MI 49738

Phone: 989-348-6811
FAX: 989-348-6806
E-Mail: information@crawfordcountyavalanche.com

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