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Farwell one of first to offer early college

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Early College Director Lynette Lentovich and High School Principal Dee Yarger gave a presentation to the Board of Education January 18 on Farwell’s Early College and…

Harrison couple charged for “weed” possession after dispute

Harrison couple charged for “weed” possession after dispute

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A domestic dispute in Harrison led to the arrest of a Harrison couple for possession of marijuana earlier this month. Deputies were called to the Mayfield…

Be careful when donating to Wounded Warriors

Be careful when donating to Wounded Warriors

I’m all for helping veterans. After all, these men and women have sacrificed tremendously to defend our freedoms and way of life. Renee Haley, who has spearheaded the many fundraisers…

Corn sure brings them in

Corn sure brings them in

We have been putting a little corn out under the bird feeder lately, hoping to keep a multitude of squirrels happy and save a little seed for the birds. I’m…

Three hospitalized after rollover

Three hospitalized after rollover

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A rollover in the early morning hours Saturday sent three from Clare County to the hospital, a news release from the Clare County Sheriff’s Department said.…

What is Prescription Drug Abuse?

What is Prescription Drug Abuse?

Prescription drug abuse is when someone takes a medication that was prescribed for someone else or takes their own prescription in a way not intended by a doctor or for…

No lead in Clare City drinking water

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Questions raised by one Clare resident about the “safety” of Clare’s drinking water supply has prompted an explanation for City residents from Dale Clark the Director…

News from your Sheriff

Happy New Year to all of Clare County from us here at your Sheriff’s Office.  2015 ended with 39,400 incidents documented by the Clare County Central Dispatch.  Of the 39,400…

A Perfect Storm at Garfield Township

Dear Editor: The regular Garfield Township Board Meeting on January 25 was A Perfect Storm, the combination of misinformation, distortion and rumor run amuck. On the agenda was voting on an…

Reader’s Christmas thanks

Dear Mike, Sorry I haven’t gotten back to you sooner, but it has really been busy around our house with raising granddaughters, homework, and work. I wanted to take this…