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CCDC to get $500k to make Little Tobacco Drain fixes

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Clare County Drain Commission has moved toward repaying the county loan of $80,000 connected with engineering of the Little Tobacco Intercounty Drain project. It required action…

New principal named at CPS

New principal named at CPS

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Clare’s Primary School will have a new principal, replacing Mandy Bolin who resigned to accept another position, beginning in just two weeks. The board approved the…

Clare voters asked to approve 3 mills

By Pat Maurer Correspondent November 3 will be a quiet election day for the voters of Clare County. Only Clare City voters will be going to the polls. City voters…

Landfill opponent Elliot demands BOC take care of noxious odor

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Hayes Township resident Ray Elliott claimed the Northern Oaks Landfill located near his home is a “massive problem” and insisted the county do something about it.…

BOC approves several salary increases

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Clare County Commissioners on Wednesday approved two percent salary increases with five groups of union employees but will enter into mediation with a sixth. The units receiving increases…

Trick or Treat times

Halloween is nearly here. Trick or Treat hours for Clare, Farwell, Harrison and Coleman will be on the big day, Saturday, October 31 this year, now just a week away.…

A ‘Scary’ good time

A ‘Scary’ good time

A group from Mid Michigan Big Brothers Big Sisters  enjoyed the Hidden Hill Campground in Harrison Haunted House and Haunted Trail as their October activity. A fun time was had…

Clare approves broker, honors 3

Clare approves broker, honors 3

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Approval of a brokerage agreement with Brindlee Mountain to help sell the Fire Department’s old aerial truck and Pumper number 41 prompted some dissention and a…

Breast Cancer Awareness – 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed in their lifetime

About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. In 2015, an estimated 231,840 new cases of invasive breast cancer…

Breast Cancer Awareness – Common types of breast cancer

The two most common types of breast cancer are named after the parts of the breast in which they start. Ductal Carcinoma: starts in the cells which line the breast’s…