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OSCODA – Oscoda Township voters voted down a proposed road improvement millage for the second consecutive time during last week’s special election, according to polling numbers from the Iosco County Clerk’s Office.

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OSCODA – If the public comments at a recent work session are indicative of the feelings of the rest of the community, then the people have made it clear that they don’t want Furtaw Field as the site of a consolidated municipal services center in Oscoda.

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OSCODA – The Oscoda American Legion Post 274, in conjunction with, the Oscoda Veteran’s of Foreign Affairs (VFW) Post 3735, held a Veteran’s Day ceremony at the legion on Monday morning to honor veteran’s for their service.

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TAWAS CITY – Iosco County officials have acquired more than 48,000 sandbags from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to be used by county residents dealing with coastal flooding from Lake Huron.

OSCODA – The Oscoda Township Board of Trustees, among other business during their Monday meeting, were presented with three options regarding Phase II of the water main extension project.

PLAINFIELD Twp. – A single-vehicle crash in Plainfield Township led to the driver being issued a citation by the Michigan State Police (MSP), for violation of the basic speed law.

OSCODA – Glenn Thomas Harmon, 48, Oscoda, will appear in Iosco County’s 81st District Court on Nov. 19 – for both a pretrial conference and a preliminary exam – regarding an alleged incident which occurred Oct. 22.

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TAWAS CITY – A charitable donation of resistance circuit training exercise equipment to the East Tawas Community Center is working to give Iosco County residents the right “curves.”

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OSCODA – Elaborate costumes, belting high notes, exceptional set design and a trip back to your childhood can all be felt, heard and seen at a show that makes you forget about reality for just a little while.

PLAINFIELD Twp. – A single-vehicle crash in Plainfield Township led to the driver being issued a citation by the Michigan State Police (MSP), for violation of the basic speed law.

OSCODA – Glenn Thomas Harmon, 48, Oscoda, will appear in Iosco County’s 81st District Court on Nov. 19 – for both a pretrial conference and a preliminary exam – regarding an alleged incident w…

LINCOLN – Sometimes old wounds just don’t go away. Houghton Lake re-opened the wounds of the Oscoda volleyball team Friday night, as the Lady Bobcats defeated the Lady Owls in a division three district title game at Alcona, 25-21, 25-22, 22-25 and 25-20. Houghton Lake also topped Oscoda in l…

OSCODA – It’s safe to say that the regular season went pretty well for the Oscoda volleyball team. The Lady Owls are hoping that success continues into the post-season, as they battle in the d…

STANDISH – The already shorthanded Oscoda girls swimming and diving team was even more shorthanded for the Independent Swim Conference dual at Standish-Sterling on Tuesday, Oct. 29. 

OSCODA – The Oscoda swimming team served as hosts to Caro in an Independent Swim Conference dual on Tuesday, Oct. 22. The Owls had several strong performances during the meet. 

If you’ve ever been a pet parent, you know animals love to explore and taste just about everything in their path. Unfortunately, there are things at home that our furry friends shouldn’t eat. In fact, according to the ASPCA in 2018, the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received an average of 1,200 calls daily and assisted 266,554 animals.

For the past 24 years, Arthur Dilg did some pretty fun things, including taking his wife, Marilyn, on multiple trips to Germany to visit family. The semi-retired Christ Episcopal Church clergyman also had a chance to be a part of some blessed events, including baptizing the majority of his nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren as well as countless others outside the family. He performed numerous weddings, and he and Marilyn were able to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary six years ago.