Grayling Recreation Authority reported good turnout for the 2022 Cote Dame Marie Ski Loppet – an annual series of cross country ski races conducted...
The Crawford County Commission on Aging reinstated many of its programs in 2021 following shutdowns in 2020, and COA officials continue to work on...
The year 2021 featured the return of many local events that were cancelled in 2020 because of COVID-19, but the pandemic continued with case...
It wasn’t the opener that Grayling Recreation Authority officials were hoping to provide for the community, but Hanson Hills was able to provide...
Winter has firmly hit Grayling, making it feel like we live in a winter snow globe. While some folks don’t care for the snow and ice, others feel...
Hanson Hills Recreation Area opened its cross country ski trails last week and it is currently preparing its downhill skiing and tubing runs for a...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 3:06pm
Grayling Recreation Authority reported good turnout for the 2022 Cote Dame Marie Ski Loppet – an annual series of cross country ski races conducted at Hanson Hills Recreation Area – on Saturday, January 15, despite frigid temperatures for the event. Justin Andre, Director of Operations for...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 12:41pm
New election districts for Michigan representation in the state legislature and the United States House of Representatives went into effect at the end of 2021 following the redistricting process by the Michigan Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission for Fair Elections, and Crawford County...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 12:39pm
The varsity girls basketball squad from Grayling High School played in two Lake Michigan Conference games last week, winning at Kalkaska on Tuesday and falling to Boyne City at home on Friday. The Vikings hosted the Ramblers of Boyne City on Friday night. Grayling led 4-2 early in the contest...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 12:37pm
The Grayling Vikings built a big lead in the first half of Tuesday night’s Lake Michigan Conference varsity boys basketball game against Kalkaska, held off a few second half runs by the Blazers, and won the contest – a home game for Grayling – by 21 points, 68-47. The Vikings outscored the...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 12:35pm
The COVID-19 numbers in Michigan and in the region are rising again as the presence of the omicron variant increases, healthcare officials reported during an online press conference hosted by Munson Healthcare on Tuesday, January 11. “We are seeing quite a surge in our numbers for COVID-19,”...
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 11:26am
The Grayling Promotional Association – a local community improvement group – has a new president. Linda Schultz recently completed her one-year term as president of the organization, and Patty Hawkins took over on Tuesday, January 4. Schultz said she will continue to serve on the Grayling...
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 11:23am
The Crawford County Commission on Aging reinstated many of its programs in 2021 following shutdowns in 2020, and COA officials continue to work on the new senior center project as 2022 begins. Earlier this month, the building project received a boost in the form of a $20,000 contribution from...
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 11:19am
After a brief period of improving COVID-19 statistics in northern Michigan, numbers are starting to go back up, health officials said during an online press conference hosted by Munson Healthcare on Tuesday, January 4. According to Munson Healthcare, test positivity (two-week average) was at 25...
Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - 11:06am
The year 2021 featured the return of many local events that were cancelled in 2020 because of COVID-19, but the pandemic continued with case numbers surging during both the spring and the fall. In early January, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services still had restrictions in...
Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - 10:53am
Hanson Hills – a “four season recreation area,” according to Grayling Recreation Authority officials – had a busy 2021, a year that included record wintertime crowds, the return of the Ragnar Trail Michigan, completion of renovation projects, and many other events and activities. In the early...

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