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Fundraising event for Juvenile Diabetes

Fundraising event for Juvenile  Diabetes

Dougie Strother is a nine-year-old boy from Harrison. When he was two years old he became very ill and was taken to the emergency room where he was diagnosed with…

Circus Pages, Globe of Death return

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Circus Pages, and Earnhart’s Globe of Death motorcycle thrill show have been featured at the Clare County Fair for several years. Free shows are sponsored each…

Fair board are keepers of the grounds

Fair board are keepers of the grounds

By Pat Maurer Correspondent The Clare County Fair Board has been around for more than 70 years and is the guardian responsible for the maintenance of the County fairgrounds. “We…

Hunter Hayes kicks off 130th County Fair- July 28 through August 3

Hunter Hayes kicks off 130th County Fair- July 28 through August 3

By Pat Maurer Correspondent For way over a century the Clare County Fair, one of the oldest fairs in Michigan, has been held in mid-summer at the fairgrounds in Harrison.…

Listening Ear lauds kindness

Dear Editor, Crisis Center Inc., dba Listening Ear would like to recognize several community agencies and members for their kindness and generosity to one of our group homes in the…

Race still an issue in 21st Century America

Dear Mr. Wilcox: In a column titled “Stop playing the race card”, the editor asked “Why is race still an issue in 21st century America?” I would suggest that despite…

Racism still exists!

Dear Editor: Anyone who doesn’t think that racism still exist in this country has their head in the sand. Chuck Buchholz former resident of Clare, Michigan….now resides in Mississippi…

Hope editor prints my reaction

Dear Editor Wilcox, I hope you will print my reaction to your column “Stop Playing the Race Card”. First, I want to make a correction in regard to your comment…

Congratulates Mike on his ‘race’ column

Letter to the Editor: Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor – you should be congratulated on your article “Stop Playing the race card”.  It was the most honest and down to earth article…

DNR and AG’s plan to fine pig farmer $700,000 is outrageous

DNR and AG’s plan to fine pig farmer $700,000 is outrageous

Mark Baker is a fighter. He honorably fought for our country as a member of the Air Force for 20 years. Now, to keep his family farm in McBain, he’s…