Roscommon County

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Roscommon County Earns Certification as a Connected Community

On Monday, June 17, Roscommon County will be officially certified as a Connected Community by Connect Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2013

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Merit Network To Dedicate REACH-3MC Broadband In Roscommon County

State and local officials this week will dedicate the latest federal stimulus funded extension of high speed Internet into north-central Lower Michigan on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2013

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Girl Dead, Man Missing In Boat Accident

Authorities say a 3-year-old girl is dead and a 39-year-old man presumed drowned after the child fell from a boat in Michigan’s northern Lower Peninsula and the man tried to save her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

Michigan Fugitive Caught Hiding In Deer Blind

A northern Michigan man who escaped while being transported to jail has been captured after a week on the run.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012

Pot Growing Operation Busted ‘Up North’

Police have busted a major marijuana growing operation … in an area popular for “Up North” travelers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2011


Verizon Fires Up Cell Sites In Roscommon County

Verizon Wireless has activated two new cell sites in Roscommon County that improve voice and data coverage in portions of the county, including the area around Houghton Lake.