The organizers of this highly successful event would like our readers to know that recordings of this program that occurred this past Friday, February 26, are now available on the Traverse Area Community Media Facebook page or on the Traverse Area Community Media YouTube Channel.
In today’s day of social media, electronic communication and the never-ending flood of information through the internet and other sources, it is often hard to determine what is factual. People and organizations can easily fall victim to attacks and the dissemination of misinformation. Over the last several years, the Higgins Lake Foundation, its leadership, as well as other organizations […]
The summer of 2020 has most likely broken all records of numbers of beaches-goers and boat traffic in Higgins Lake. While we all love the hazy lazy crazy days of summer, this rush to the lakes is keeping the Sheriff Marine Patrol busy. North State Park Manager, Josh Pellow reports that there were 375 vehicles […]
The Higgins Lake community has battled Swimmers’ Itch for decades. The Swimmers’ Itch cycle was first documented in 1928 when it was discovered that the parasites (called schistosome cercariae) are passed from bird to snail to human. For some time, the use of copper sulfate to kill snail populations was considered a remedy, but its […]
A lot of people left the 30th Higgins Lake Foundation “Awareness Day” with more than they came in with! $10,000 in cash prizes, a live auction, a silent auction and lots of door prizes were carried out of the R.A. MacMullan Center on Saturday, August 03. Profits from the annual HLF fund raiser are used […]
The Higgins Lake Foundation was contacted last fall by a resident wishing to make a donation to help the Roscommon Sheriff’s Marine Patrol spend more coverage time on the lake. Reductions in State funding have impacted patrol hours allocated to the lake. A $10,000 check was presented to the Higgins Lake Foundation. The generous donor […]