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Over half-way through the year already

Well it has been a bit since I put an article out and I apologize. We are already half way through this summer and starting August 3rd through the 8th,…

It’s a “Fat Lady singing” kinda Friday

It’s a “Fat Lady singing” kinda Friday

Dear Editor: It’s a “Fat Lady singing” kinda Friday…the 1964 Philadelphia Phillies seemed a lock to be in the World Series…they had made all the necessary changes to the team…the…

Supporting the Clare Schools bond issue

Dear Editor, I believe every parent desires the best for their children. As a proud parent of 2 children I have learned to be diligent about understanding the issues affecting…

Unwanted kittens dropped off at my barn…why?

Unwanted kittens dropped off at my barn…why?

Dear Editor, These kittens are so adorable! They are playful and full of energy! They are not scared of humans so they must’ve gotten lots of human contact thus far.…

Josephine Marie Pierce

Josephine Marie Pierce

Josephine Marie Pierce, age 68 of Farwell, passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015 at the North Woods Nursing Center.  Josephine was born the daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Doyle)…

Lucetta Ann “Dolly” Austin

Lucetta Ann “Dolly” Austin

Lucetta Ann “Dolly” Austin died peacefully in her sleep on July 24, 2015. She was born in Clare on July 31, 1919.  Dolly was a teacher, homemaker, and a wonderful mother…

American Legion honors Witbeck honored by American Legion

American Legion honors Witbeck honored  by American Legion

Bent Coates, Commander of the Clare-Farwell American Legion Post 558,  presented Jerry Witbeck (on the left) with a plaque recognizing his many contributions to the community. Witbeck’s Family Food Center…

Clare County Fair keeps improving facilities

Clare County Fair keeps improving facilities

By Pat Maurer Correspondent The Clare County Fair has a long and interesting history. This year’s Clare County Fair, scheduled for August 3 through August 8, will feature Grandstand entertainment…

Chase Rice to headline Fair’s musical acts

Chase Rice to headline Fair’s musical acts

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Get ready for some top-notch entertainment at the Clare County Fair this year. The 132nd annual event begins Sunday August 2 and goes into high gear…

4-H members prep for Fair

4-H members  prep for Fair

Story By Sherry Landon Photos by A.J. McInnis This past Saturday, July 25, Clare County 4-H members, leaders and parents were busy up at the Clare County Fairground preparing for…