News

A law enforcement officer who patrolled the streets during the Detroit riots and bonded with inmates from Crawford County recently called it a career after nearly five and a half decades in the field. Jon Mueller was honored for his service to Crawford County last week by fellow law enforcement...
Heath advocates and educators are encouraging smokers to snuff out their cigarettes and refrain from using tobacco products at playgrounds to give youth a healthy environment to play in. The Community Health Improvement Committee  meets once a month in Grayling to plan and spearhead health...
After little debate last week, the Crawford County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution in opposition of the legalization of marijuana for general use in Crawford County. In April, the Board of State Canvassers determined that a petition contained a sufficient number of valid signatures...
A multi-state and nation military mission wrapped up at Camp Grayling on Saturday, training soldiers to fight as they would on the battlefield. Exercise Northern Strike, which ran from Aug. 4 to Aug. 18, included thousands of soldiers and members from each branch of the service. The mission...
A clothing store and gift shop in downtown Grayling has expanded to take up the entire building due to the growth in industry in the community. North Country Corner, located at 100 Ottawa Street, was founded in April 2007. Other businesses shared space in the building. ATC Group Services LLC...
The building dedicated to honoring area military veterans on the Crawford County Museum grounds was spruced up and preserved for years to come through support of the Grayling Promotional Association (GPA). Siding was placed on the exterior of the military annex building in late July. In...
Crawford County voters helped narrow down a field of candidates running for seats in the State Legislature at the primary election polls on Tuesday, Aug. 7. In Crawford County, the race for the 35th Senate seat did not match the results for 12-county district on the Republican side of the...
Acquiring a rare new franchise from the General Motors Corporation has led to two new showroom building projects for Matt LaFontaine Automotive. A Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram showroom, located at 5850 West M-72, is slated to open for business this week. Matt LaFontaine, the president of the...
Twenty-two competitors – eight women and 14 men – from across Grayling came to the AuSable River Festival’s Main Stage on Michigan Avenue to compete in the Grayling Main Street’s “Paddle Battle” on Friday, July 27. During the Paddle Battle, a special modified 14-foot canoe was provided as well...
In an event that tests competitors’ abilities to keep “H.U.P.” with the competition, the Grayling Chamber of Commerce’s annual Hurry Up and Paddle event was a success on Wednesday, July 25, during the AuSable River Festival, drawing a large amount of teams and spectators and raising hundreds of...

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