Publication: Crawford County Avalanche

First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Community urged to reach out to local girl for Rett syndrome awareness event

Naomi Parish, an 11-year-old girl from Frederic who has Rett syndrome, a devastating neuro-developmental disorder, is standing up for herself and others in hopes of finding a cure for the disease.Naomi is the daughter of Kim and Mike Parish.Rett syndrome ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Well known Grayling native celebrates 90th birthday

Fay Bovee, a name synonymous with Grayling history, news and education, has held an ongoing celebration with friends and family over that past couple of months to mark her 90th birthday.Bovee, who was born as Fay Elaine Christensen on Chestnut Street ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Stone Turtle Yoga opens second location in Grayling

Yoga instructors, who established a studio in Higgins Lake two years ago, have branched out into a new location in Grayling to help improve the physical fitness and wellbeing of area residents.Mariah Frye Colie, the owner of Stone Turtle Yoga, along with ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Motorcyclist killed after collision

M-72 West was closed to traffic for several hours on Monday after a motorcyclist collided with a van and sustained fatal injuries.Crawford County Sheriff Kirk A. Wakefield said at 1:05 p.m. Monday Sept. 8, Sheriff's Deputies and City of Grayling police ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church marks 135th anniversary

The congregation at the Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church will hold a special service on Sunday, celebrating 135 years of providing a place for the community to worship and take part in fellowship.The Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Frank Morris

.Celebration of Frank's Life was held at Bear Lake Christian Church on Wednesday, September 3, 2 ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Kelly L. Curtis

Kelly Lee Curtis, 53, of Sault St. Marie, and formerly of Grayling, passed away on Monday, September 8, 2014.Please call Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home or go to www.sorensonlockwood.com for details of services. ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Walter Kirbitz

.A gathering of family and friends will take place Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home in Grayling, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Agreements approved for county 911 central dispatch and emergency management services

Crawford County Sheriff Kirk A. Wakefield was tapped last week to assume the administration for the county's 911 central dispatch operations while township officials were selected to keep emergency management functions moving forward.An inter-local agreement ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Tornado whips through Frederic

Preliminary reports from the National Weather Service indicated that a tornado did touch down in the Frederic area Monday afternoon.Bruce Smith, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service regional office located just south of Gaylord, said an EF ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

County Board approves long term contract for Grayling Fish Hatchery operations

Despite pending challenges to a state permit to increase fish production at the Grayling Fish Hatchery, the Crawford County Board of Commissioners entered into a long-term lease for the operation of the landmark facility.The Crawford County Board of Commissioners ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Elisa Campeau

Elisa (Lisa) Campeau, age 77, of Frederic, died after a brief illness on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 12:33 p.m. while at St. Joseph’s Mercy Hospital in Pontiac.Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held in the near future.Memorials ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 02 2014]
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"Raising Rett awareness is the first and the most important step in finding treatments and a cure for this devastating disease" said Donna Wright, Naomi's grandmother, who is on the advisory board for The International Rett Syndrome Foundation
"They would feed us a big meal, first, then expected us to sing, which was difficult" she said
"We are just blessed that he's coming here and coming to join us" said Rev. Rich Burstall, who began his assignment to serve as the pastor for Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church in August along with his wife...
"As health consciousness is spreading a lot quicker with many different foods and exercises, yoga has kind of just fallen into that," Bondar said. "It's getting a lot more popular and people are learning a lot more about what it can do for you. It's an all-around great activity for physical wellbeing and mental clarity."

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Community urged to reach out to local girl for ... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 18 2014]
Well known Grayling native celebrates 90th birt... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 18 2014]
Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church mark... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 11 2014]
Stone Turtle Yoga opens second location in Gray... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 11 2014]
Motorcyclist killed after collision [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 11 2014]
Kelly L. Curtis [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 09 2014]
Frank Morris [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 09 2014]
Walter Kirbitz [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 09 2014]
Agreements approved for county 911 central disp... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 04 2014]
Tornado whips through Frederic [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 04 2014]
County Board approves long term contract for Gr... [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 04 2014]
Elisa Campeau [Published Crawford County Avalanche - Sep 02 2014]
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