News

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...
Over two dozen people found a cure for cabin fever on Saturday as the temperatures warmed up for the weekend. The Grayling  Eagles Club Auxiliary #3465  held a Snowshoe Pub Crawl on Saturday, Jan. 20. Tanya Wolcott, the event organizer and a member of the Grayling Eagles Club Auxiliary, got...
In a tip of the hat to the past, the Grayling Elementary School has brought a school nurse on staff to help students with their day-to-day medical needs and to help them develop healthier lifestyles. Samantha Rogers started as the school nurse at the Grayling Elementary School on Monday, Jan....
Al Widing Sr. of Mio, an AuSable River Canoe Marathon icon, the record holder for both most starts in AuSable Marathon history and oldest finisher, and perhaps the event’s most popular paddler of all time, passed away last week. He was 92 years old. “He set an example for all of us,” said Steve...
Due to poor trail conditions at Hanson Hills, Grayling Recreation Authority (GRA) had to make changes to this year’s Cote Dame Marie Ski Loppet – an annual series of cross country ski races for people of all ages and skill levels – including a cancellation of some races and a change of venue for...
A proposed permit to have a marina based off the north shore of Lake Margrethe was met with an abundance of opposition last week. Staff from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s  (DEW) Waters Resources Division held a public hearing at the Grayling Township Hall on Wednesday, Jan...

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