HARRISON – The first annual teen chopped event will be held at the Harrison City Market on Saturday October 19. The cooking competition consists of five teams of 2-4 local youth who will be paired up with one another to create a nutritious meal from locally grown food items. Competition begi…

GLADWIN COUNTY – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), along with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), is participating in National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. The annual event focuses on the many ways to prevent lead exposure to children bef…

GLADWIN COUNTY – On Thursday, Sept. 26, the Gladwin County Chamber of Commerce (Chamber)held their Annual Membership Dinner. The resurrection of the Annual Dinner started last year after an absence from the community. The Chamber has moved forward with business and community involvement sinc…

GLADWIN – Last week was a busy one for the Gladwin JVB volleyball team. On Monday they hosted a Quad event with Hemlock, John Glenn and Midland Christian. The first match against Hemlock was a 25-10, 25-14 win for Gladwin. Mahak Kashyap had 11 aces and five assists in the game. Zoey Rashott …

WEST BRANCH – Gladwin jumped out to an early lead in game one winning handily 25-11. Ogemaw Heights seemed to have no answer for the Gladwin attack making it look like it was going to be an easy night for the Flying G’s, but the Falcons had other ideas. They made some adjustments between gam…

BEAVERTON – The Girls’ Cross-Country team ran at the Beaverton Invitational last Wednesday at the Beaverton School Forest Race Course. There were 63 girls in the junior high race, which covered 1.6 miles. Running at the top for Gladwin was Abby Robinson in 3rd place earning a medal. Tori Joh…

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GLADWIN COUNTY – Welcome to the start of summer 2019. I am sure if you traveled around in our community on Memorial weekend it was noticeably busy. To give you some kind of idea as to how busy, from 0600hrs Friday until 2400hrs Monday, Gladwin County Central Dispatch handled 491 calls. This …

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