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Ridiculous to reinstate Chinese program

Dear Editor, It has been brought to my attention that the Farwell Area Schools has to cut $600,000 from their budget. Although this is not surprising, it is shocking to…

Legislature a mess? That’s putting it too mild

Dear Editor, Mike, I could not agree with you more. Bureaucracy at the federal state and local level is worse than a “mess”. That word usage is too mild to…

Proposal to protect Michigan water, jobs

Dear Editor, I read an article in the Bay City Times written by Ken Brawn where he is making remarks concerning a proposal in the State House introduced by then…

Some people still honest

Dear Editor, It’s nice to know we still have honest people in the Farwell area. While leaving Buccilli’s a short while back, I dropped my credit card in the parking…

Poppies remind us of the ones that served

Dear Editor, From the battlefields of World War I, weary soldiers brought home the memory of a barren landscape transformed by wild poppies, red as the blood that had soaked…

Rotary upgrades Clare city parks

Rotary upgrades Clare city parks

Great things happen in Clare due to collaboration.  The Clare Rotary received a matching grant from Rotary International that enabled the club and the city to upgrade two city parks…

Tractor show celebrates 30 years

Story by Steve Landon Photos by Steve & Sherry Landon Thirty years ago antique engine and tractor enthusiasts from around the area came together to share their passion and love…

Pot proponents hit Clare streets with ballot petitions

Pot proponents hit Clare streets with ballot petitions

By Sherry Landon The Safer Michigan Coalition has been out helping local communities to pass ballot initiatives that will decriminalize the use of marijuana. On Wednesday Rick Thompson, Editor of…

Ball inducted into Michigan Clay Hall of Fame

Ball inducted into Michigan Clay Hall of Fame

On Sunday, June 23, 2014 Red Ball was inducted into the Michigan Sporting Clay Association Hall of Fame. Red is 71 years old and has been shooting clays since 1985…

CHS Hall of Fame Golf Outing July 25

By Pat Maurer Correspondent The Clare High School Athletic Department is sponsoring the 8th annual Clare Hall of Fame Golf Outing on Friday, July 25 at the Snow Snake Ski…