Community

23 Years Ago June 4, 1998 A hand-carved cedar statue of a viking was stolen from the Gooder residence on Sunday, May 24. Laura Gooder said that she believes the culprits “lifted it up and carried it down the road to a vehicle.” The carving, despite being under a yard light, was taken in the...
FAN to conduct local chapter launch event The Crawford County Families Against Narcotics Chapter Launch event will be held on June 10 at 6 p.m. at the city park pavilion (120 James Street). Guest speakers will include Judge Linda Davis, Executive Director of FAN, and Cheri Pfeiffer, Regional...
Electronics recycling, shredding event set  Join Crawford County and the Crawford County Commission on Aging for Electronics Recycling and Document Shredding on Saturday, June 5, in the parking lot of the Crawford County Building. Electronics accepted include desktop/laptop computers, tablets...
23 Years Ago May 28, 1998 Another new business has made its debut in Uptown Grayling. The Family Tree Gift Shop opened in the Emporium May 7. Shop owners Penny Wakeley, Suzanne Romain ad Tammy Roamin have high hopes of making a success of this joint endeavor onto the world of the gift , craft...
23 Years Ago May 21, 1998 This summer 80-100 local kids will be participating in driver education through the Crawford AuSable School District. In April 1, 1997, the requirements for receiving a Michigan Driver’s License created a longer period between driver training and becoming fully...
COA offers Medicare Zoom presentation  Join the Crawford County Commission on Aging on Wednesday, May 26, 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 May 13, 1998 Quilter Maat Hoogerhuis, who hails from the Netherlands, was welcomed by local quilters recently. All were eager to exchange friendships, stories and – of course – quilt blocks. AuSable Quilt Guild President, Sandy Crandall introduced Ms. Hoogerhuis, who is in the...
Senior Center to host Mother’s Day Luncheon The community is invited to the Crawford County Commission on Aging & Senior Center’s Curbside Mother’s Day Luncheon on Tuesday, May 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. On the menu will be roast beef, au gratin potatoes, Midori blend vegetables,...
23 Years Ago May 7, 1998 Some white pines in Crawford County appear to be sick or dying. The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said that the health of some area trees is in question while others are experiencing a natural process. “The white pines loose their third-year needles about...
Walk-ins now welcome at vaccine clinics District Health Department #10 is scheduling first-dose COVID-19 vaccine clinics each Tuesday in all 10 local offices. Starting next week, Tuesday clinic times are 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 6:20 p.m. and walk-ins are welcome. All three vaccines...

Pages

Crawford County Avalanche

Mailing Address
Box 490
Grayling, MI 49738

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

Comment Here