OSCODA – Members of the Oscoda Township Planning Commission discussed its upcoming task of writing a medical marijuana (MMJ) ordinance which complies with the updated Michigan Medical Marijuana Act, which went in to effect in December 2016. The discussion took place  during its March 6 meeting.

TAWAS CITY – Another lawsuit has been filed against Oscoda Township by Randy Boden and  his company, Randy’s Towing, this time in 23rd Circuit Court in Tawas City.

TAWAS CITY – The Iosco County Board of Commissioners approved two resolutions at its meeting on Wednesday, March 1, supporting Sheriff Allan MacGregor’s requests to purchase three vehicles for his department.

HUBBARD LAKE – Vickie Bilbrey, 56, Hubbard Lake, was pronounced dead at the scene of a single-vehicle crash which was reported on Feb. 27, at 8:44 p.m.

HALE – Thomas James Herzberg, 59, Hale, sustained non-life threatening injuries when he was accidentally shot in the leg on Feb. 22, at 11:03 a.m.

LANSING – Twenty-eight new Michigan State Police (MSP) troopers will report for work at posts across the state this week, after graduating from the 132nd Trooper Recruit School on Feb. 10. Thi…

WILBER Twp. – Two Oscoda residents were hospitalized for possible injuries, following a vehicle collision on Feb. 8, at 6:47 p.m.

TRAVERSE CITY – Second ranked Buckley was as good as everyone in the state claimed. Hale, playing the undefeated Bears in a Class D regional semifinal game at Traverse City Central, got off to a slow start leading to a 69-37 season-ending loss. 

HOUGHTON LAKE – Whittemore-Prescott was hanging right with Boyne City in its Class C boys regional semifinal game in Houghton Lake on Monday, March 13. The Cardinals even led at times during t…

 Tuesday Rollers

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OSCODA – Oscoda and Alcona split its meetings in the boys basketball regular season, but the Alcona Tigers had the hot hand Wednesday, March 8 in the two’s Class C district semifinal game in O…

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TAWAS CITY – Tawas Area High School (TAHS) Drama Club and WE Players, Inc have teamed up to produce “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” by Timothy Mason, based on the story of Mark Twain. 

OSCODA – Shoreline Players will be presenting “Disaster on Deck 13,” the third show of its 2017 murder mystery series performed at the Camp Inn Lodge in Oscoda. The interactive dinner theater murder mystery will be presented on Saturday, March 25. 

Our nation’s 13th annual Sunshine Week kicks off Sunday, March 12 with a gala event at the Department of Commerce Research Library in Washington, D.C. But most of us won’t be attending. In fact, most of us don’t have a clue what Sunshine Week is or what it is all about. So here’s the background.

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