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Gov. Rick Snyder, state officials, and just over a half  dozen local officials donning caps and gowns marked a year-long effort focused on planning and economic development. The City of Grayling graduated from the state’s Project Rising Tide program at a brief ceremony held at the Grayling City...
Volunteers are not hard to come by at Goodale’s Bakery, located in the heart of Grayling, when it comes to Fat Tuesday and selling and serving up hundreds of Paczkis. Jan and Jim Crowell were at the bakery on Monday afternoon, helping make Paczkis, pronounced “punch-key” or “poonch-key,” from...
A Grayling man bludgeoned a 46-year-old woman, who he had lived with and had children with, using a can of yams in early December, causing her death, according to police. John Robert O’Connor, 55, appeared in Crawford County District Court for a daylong preliminary examination on Friday, Feb. 9....
Youth leaders are trying to kick up community support to develop an added soccer playing area in short order. The Crawford County Board of Commissioners, at its regular monthly meeting on Jan. 25, approved a proposal for the Crawford AuSable Soccer Association to move forward with engineers to...
Crawford County Commission on Aging and Senior Center officials will continue to focus on improving the fitness and nutrition of older adults in the county. Alice Snyder, the director of the Crawford County Commission on Aging, delivered the agency’s 2016- 2017 annual report to the Crawford...
People associated with the AuSable River Canoe Marathon, New York’s General Clinton Canoe Regatta, and Quebec’s Classique Internationale de Canots de la Mauricie are working together to create a 501(c)(3) organization for the Triple Crown of Canoe Racing, an effort that organizers hope will draw...
An organization that takes veterans to Washington D.C. to visit memorials created in their honor will use Camp Grayling as a hub for its fall outing. Mid-Michigan Honor Flight, which covers 50 counties in the Lower Peninsula, will host between 60 to 70 veterans at Camp Grayling, Tuesday, Sept....
Last year, Grayling Recreation Authority tried something new with Winter Fun Days, its annual winter festival held at Hanson Hills Recreation Area, by spreading out its usual slate of events over the course of multiple weekends and adding new activities to the list, and this year’s Winter Fun...
While Ingunn Hraunfjord has considered herself an American for several years, with immigration continuing to dominate the headlines, she recently went through the process to become a citizen. Hraunfjord, who is a native from Iceland, was sworn in as a citizen of the United States of America on...
A building that has been in Grayling for nearly nine decades was demolished last week to make way for the community’s revitalization efforts.  F&F Excavating of Gaylord made quick work last Wednesday and Thursday, taking down the building located a 117 East Michigan Avenue, which is owned...

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