Thursday May 16
Bay Mills tribal casino gets reprieve, for now
Bay Mills Indian Community, which has a reservation located in the Upper Peninsula's Chippewa County, used trust earnings to purchase land in Vanderbilt and opened a casino there in November 2010.
Fri May 10, 2013
Recycling starting at Gaylord, Vanderbilt sites
The Otsego County recycling program has officially begun. New bins are here and are ready for paper, boxes, bags, and glass, metal and plastic containers.
Gaylord Spanish students make their mark at CMU
Students in the Spanish Programs at Gaylord High School drove to Central Michigan University recently to compete in the annual Foreign Language Day competition.
Tue May 07, 2013
Cancer can't zap energetic, active Gaylord youngster
In 2011, Gavin Conrady was diagnosed with Ewings sarcoma. It was a devastating blow for an active 8-year-old and for his family.
Lifesaver: Procrastination fuels lifelong desire to give blood
Who knew that what started out as a simple act of procrastination could lead to 300 lives saved? For Geraldine Troglin, that just so happens to be the case.
Dry conditions heat up risk for wildfires
Lingering wintry weather meant a slow start to the spring grass and wildfire season in Northern Michigan this year.
Fri May 03, 2013
A story of redemption: Gaylord woman overcomes addiction to live fulfilling life
Falling into addiction is like falling into a deep dark pit. Loved ones are left at the pit's edge, trying, but often failing, to rescue the addict .
Eagle Scout project gives city fire hydrants fresh look
Bright red, freshly painted fire hydrants now adorn the streets of Gaylord. It's thanks to Steven Verduce and his Eagle Scout project.
Duffield retires as city treasurer, capping 37 years of city service
Dave Duffield has seen the Alpine Village grow in leaps and bounds during his 23-year tenure as Gaylord city treasurer.
Thu May 02, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Sisters of Mercy elect leaders for West Midwest Community
Sister Maria Klosowski, RSM, was elected to a five-year term, as well as other colleaguess from Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska and California.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Creative Gaylord student artwork on display
Student artwork will be on display at the Gaylord Community Schools board office, 605 Elm Ave., through Friday, May 24.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Spring Cleanup May 11 in Gaylord
Spring Cleanup will happen Saturday, May 11, for Gaylord residents looking to ditch unwanted and bulky trash items.
Weather continues to hold up start of recycling program
Mother Nature is a recycler. Witness the changing seasons as new green shoots sprout in the spring from seeds left behind last fall.
Need great for foster parents
National Foster Care Month begins Wednesday, May 1. Darla Edwards is a foster care licensing worker and she has a message for potential foster parents.
AOL City Guide
Hampton Inn Gaylord
Minutes from the shops and restaurants of Alpine Village in the centre Gaylord, Michigan, this hotel offers easy access to Interstate 75 and a free hot breakfast every morning.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Leech wins title in T.C.
Gaylord native Nick Leech recently competed at the 33rd annual Grand Traverse Bodybuilding and Figure Championship.
36 days into spring - Is it finally here?
Where do National Weather Service 's Gaylord office meteorologists go on the first sunny 60-degree spring day? At least one of them takes his children to Aspen Park, 239 Commerce Blvd., to have fun in the sun.