The Start of Something Big

Posted:Monday, December 16th, 2013 at 9:58 am

The work at McKinley Park has begun. Fraser’s DPW started removing the old, very old playscapes on Monday. We are about five months away from beginning the infrastructure for the McKinley Barrier Free Park. Money for this stage of the park’s development has been funded by the Michigan Natural Resource Trust Fund Grant. Thank you to all… Click to read more

FFBC Newsletter … February 2013

Posted:Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 at 11:22 am


From Senator Bieda

Posted:Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 2:06 pm

Dear Friend, I am pleased to send you the latest edition of my e-Newsletter. This e-Newsletter is a money-saving way for me to communicate with you and keep you informed about legislative activities. Below you will find information on upcoming events, legislation that has recently been passed by the Senate, as well as other news… Click to read more

FFBC August Newsletter

Posted:Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 at 5:44 pm

…Coming Events

Posted:Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6:20 pm

We had a great turn out for Thursday’s Quarter Mania Charity Auction at the Hof Brau. Thank-you to all who attended and donated so generously. In June, the Dairy Maid holds its annual fundraiser. Also in June, don’t miss Art in the Garden. In September, we are holding our Third Annual Fraser First Golf Outing.   Dairy… Click to read more

The McKinley Family

Posted:Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 10:44 am

The McKinley Family Fraser First was thrilled to welcome our 2010 Fraser City Parade’s Grand Marshals- the McKinley Family! Arriving 60-strong – the children, and even a few great-grand children of Otis and Phyliss McKinley returned home in support of our wonderful town. For our too-young-to-remember crowd, Otis V.B. “Doc” McKinley was Fraser’s most prominent… Click to read more

Dairy Maid Delight

Posted:Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 4:03 pm

We had a great turn out for our Dairy Maid Ice Cream Fundraiser, especially considering Michigan weather. Our original date was plagued with tornado warnings and then strong winds. Our rain date was for the next day and it was a day of on and off showers and then the sun would come out. We… Click to read more

Emily’s Magical Legs

Posted:Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 at 3:35 pm

(Emily trying out Laurie’s “magic” prosthetic foot) The fundraising week’s events ended with a picnic at McKinley Park, the future home of the barrier-free playground. Laurie Rosinski from C.P.I. came with the “magic” legs that let a person experience what it is like to wear a prosthetic foot. This week sure was a blast and… Click to read more

Wheelchair Basketball Fun for All

Posted:Saturday, May 28th, 2011 at 10:30 am

Another part of the fundraising week’s events was a wheelchair basketball game. Principal John Commyn, The Fraser Varsity Basketball Team and Fraser Volunteer Fire Fighters Kevin Dempsey, Bob Beauregard and Jim Ligorotis took on the challenge of playing basketball in wheelchairs. They played the Sterling Heights Challengers, an amazing team of wheelchair-athletes who take basketball… Click to read more

Mr. Fraser Crowned

Posted:Friday, May 27th, 2011 at 10:27 am

The Mr. Fraser competition occurred during the weeklong fundraising event. The event was a lot of fun, and the contestants were very charming! The winner of the competition was Frank Gregory, and the first runner up was Jon Mueller. In order to compete, each person was required to raise money for the playground, with Zach… Click to read more