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CCCF awards welding grant

The Clare County Community Foundation recently awarded Mid Michigan Community College a $3,500 grant, which will be used to purchase new welding equipment for the college’s Morey Technical Center, currently…

Snowy weather causes accidents

Snowy weather causes accidents

Beautiful scenery was the view all over Clare County Monday, but icy snowy roads caused a number of minor accidents in the area. Sgt. Jennifer Tilson of the Clare County…

MMCC hosts Christmas party for area youngsters

MMCC hosts Christmas party for area youngsters

The employees at Mid Michigan Community College took time again this year to help area children have a merry Christmas.  The employees hosted a Christmas party for 65 children from…

Hofmann named VOD best writer

Hofmann named VOD best writer

An award banquet was held on Dec 8, 2013 at the VFW Post 1075 in Harrison, honoring Pearl Harbor Day and the winners of the Patriot’s Pen (Middle School), and…

Putting “Christ” back into Christmas

Putting “Christ” back into Christmas

For over 40 years Clare United Methodist Church has held a Live Nativity 3 evenings prior to Christmas in front of their church. The last 3 years they have held…

Officials move ahead with kitchen incubator

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Home-based chefs can have an entrepreneurial kickstart once a culinary incubator opens in downtown Harrison. A retail incubator with a community kitchen is being engineered and…

CMS donates food items

CMS donates food items

Clare Middle School recently held a food drive for United Way of Clare and Gladwin Counties.  The students collected 256 non-perishable food items.…

JPFR Attend Career Focus

JPFR Attend Career Focus

The Jack Pine Farmers and Ranchers (JPFR) group sent 15 students to the Ag Career Focus Conference on Agriculture, Food, and natural Resources Monday, Dec. 2nd, held at the Amway…

Margaret Lorraine (Marshall) Myers

Margaret Lorraine (Marshall) Myers, 85 of Rosebush, passed away on Saturday, December 21, 2013, at home.  Margaret was born to Earl and Ruth (Funnell) Marshall on January 27, 1928 in…

Dr. Stewart W. Kinde

Dr. Stewart W. Kinde, formerly of Clare, Michigan, and former owner of the Lone Pine Motel and Restaurant, died at his home in Traverse City, Michigan, on November 13, 2013.…