The Michigan National Guard conducted its annual Memorial Service & Pass in Review event – a ceremony that recognizes the contributions of...
Camp Grayling – during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, June 15 – celebrated the opening of its USO Building, a facility that offers troops...
The Crawford County Sheriff’s Department’s annual Kirk A. Wakefield Golf Outing – held at the Grayling Country Club on Thursday, June 16 – raised...
It all came down to one final throw. Grayling High School track and field athlete Rylan Finstrom, a sophomore, was one of 12 Vikings who competed...
If you weren’t at the Downtown Grayling Block Party on June 10, you missed a great time. Organized by Grayling Main Street, with new Director...
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced on Thursday, June 9, that its DNR Camp Grayling Web Map is now available online, allowing...
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 3:43pm
The Michigan National Guard conducted its annual Memorial Service & Pass in Review event – a ceremony that recognizes the contributions of current National Guard members and honors those who have passed away – at the Camp Grayling Joint Maneuver Training Center’s parade field on Friday, June...
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 3:41pm
Camp Grayling – during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, June 15 – celebrated the opening of its USO Building, a facility that offers troops “a warm and familiar place where service members can connect with others, play a video game, catch a movie, have a snack, or just put their feet up...
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 3:39pm
The Ragnar Trail Michigan – a relay race event that is expected to feature approximately 1,300 runners – returns to Hanson Hills Recreation Area this week with its Ragnar Village tent city and through-the-night racing. The Ragnar Trail Michigan first came to Hanson Hills in 2019. The 2019 event...
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 3:37pm
The Crawford County Sheriff’s Department’s annual Kirk A. Wakefield Golf Outing – held at the Grayling Country Club on Thursday, June 16 – raised thousands of dollars for youth and safety programs. Crawford County Undersheriff Ryan Swope said the event had “great participation” with 20 teams....
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:20pm
It all came down to one final throw. Grayling High School track and field athlete Rylan Finstrom, a sophomore, was one of 12 Vikings who competed at the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s Lower Peninsula Division 3 Finals on Saturday, June 4, at Kent City. Finstrom qualified for the...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:18pm
If you weren’t at the Downtown Grayling Block Party on June 10, you missed a great time. Organized by Grayling Main Street, with new Director Jillian Tremonti, the once-a-year event was a smashing success. Taking place on the 100 block (or in front of the courthouse if you don’t know the blocks...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:13pm
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced on Thursday, June 9, that its DNR Camp Grayling Web Map is now available online, allowing people to view the proposed Camp Grayling training area expansion and provide input. Camp Grayling is looking to lease more land from the state –...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:09pm
The Grayling Community Garden – located on Madsen Street –  provides fresh produce for local food pantries and offers space for local gardeners to plant crops, and coordinators of the effort are hoping to continue the growth of the overall operation. Greg Nelson, one of the coordinators for the...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:07pm
The Crawford County Board of Commissioners voted 6-0 on Thursday, June 9, to allocate some of its American Rescue Plan Act money for improvements at the County Building. Paul Compo, Crawford County Administrator, said the county expects to receive $2,725,000 through the federal American Rescue...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 12:59pm
The Christian Help Center Food Pantry is one of the most valuable programs our community has to offer. They help basically anyone, as long as you live in Crawford County, and during the COVID pandemic days they were a huge factor in getting food to families. Cindy Hummel was a big part of that...

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