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Golf courses have opened and are starting the process of getting into full swing after restrictions to stop the spread of coronavirus, a highly contagious respiratory disease, were lifted to allow limited play. Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, through an executive order issued on Friday,...
A new executive order from Michigan’s governor on Friday, May 1, extended the closure of many businesses in the state – including restaurant dine-in areas, theaters, hair salons, and fitness centers – through May 28 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Order 2020-...
For the first time in almost 40 years, Ole Dam Party Store – located at the corner of Ole Dam Road and M-72 West in Grayling – has new owners. Mark and Marilyn Hartman, along with another local couple, purchased the store in 1980 and the Hartmans became the sole owners of it in 1990, Mark said...
During a televised press conference on Wednesday, April 29, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced that one of the next steps in re-opening the state’s economy during the current coronavirus pandemic will be the resumption of construction activity, “both residential and commercial.”...
Under a proposal announced on Wednesday, April 29, Michigan’s “frontline workers” – people working in health care, nursing homes, child care, public safety, grocery stores, manufacturing, and others – would receive “tuition free college opportunities” after their service during the COVID-19 state...
District Health Department #10 recently launched a COVID-19 Data Dashboard on its website where individuals can go to see the progression of the virus throughout its 10-county jurisdiction.  Dashboard data includes confirmed cases, probable cases and deaths by county, age range, gender, and zip...
Crawford County voters at the Tuesday, August 4 primary election polls will decide two countywide proposals, a proposal to fund Crawford AuSable School District operations, and a pair of township renewal millages. The Crawford County Library system is seeking to have funding  increased in...
A whole slate of candidates are vying for local  positions on the Tuesday, August 4 primary election ballot. At the top of the ballot,  County Clerk/Register of Deeds Sandra Moore, who has held the elected office for 25 years, is being challenged by Mary Stewart-Green as both are running as...
After making adjustments to operations at the Crawford County Courthouse and laying off employees due to the coronavirus, a highly contagious respiratory disease, business is starting to pick up at what is now the new normal during these times. The Crawford County Board of Commissioners, held...
Executive Order 2020-59, the second extension of Michigan’s original “stay home, stay safe” order from Governor Gretchen Whitmer, includes a section that says people in the state must now wear “a face covering” when “in any enclosed public space.” Executive Order 2020-60 reiterates the...

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