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Clare County Historical Society’s Dover School House to open in May

Beginning Saturday, May 7 through the end of September, visit the Clare County Historical Society complex at Dover Road at the corner of Eberhart Road northeast of Clare and get a taste…

4-year-old heart patient’s wish comes true

4-year-old heart patient’s wish comes true

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Four-year-old Kaiden Barron will have the Magic Kingdom to think about during another stay in the hospital. On May 27 he will be a patient at…

Community Events April 29, 2016

April 29 & 30   5TH ANNUAL FREEDOM/FRIESE 5K RUN/WALK On behalf of the Veterans Freedom Park Committee, we would like to invite you to join us at our 5th…

Williams receives afghan

Williams receives afghan

The North Central Michigan Arbor was kept busy keeping their elder friends warm this winter by providing a newly knitted/crocheted afghan to a deserving elder person.  A new afghan was…

911 Admin retires

911 Admin retires

Tom Brubaker has retired as Clare County’s 911 Administrator and will be moving to the east coast to relax. Here he is pictured with Clare County Sheriff John Wilson.…

Farwell High School band excels in competition

Farwell High School band excels in competition

Farwell Band received 1,2,1 and a 1 in sight seeing. Over all rating a 1 at the regional band competition held on April 21.…

Lawmakers should address ridiculous laws, not make new ones

Lawmakers should address ridiculous laws, not make new ones

I don’t think there should be any fulltime legislatures in the United States- not in California, nor New York, nor Alabama or Michigan. You see I’ve been there, served for…

May arrives and the season ‘blooms’ again

May arrives and the season ‘blooms’ again

With the end of April, the beginning of my favorite season is upon us. The grass is green and growing, flowers are blooming and the trees are “all a-bud” again.…

Parents Play a Key Role in a Safe Prom Night

Parents Play a Key Role in a Safe  Prom Night

High school prom time is here and graduation is just around the corner. Alcohol Awareness Month is observed in April partially because it marks the beginning of the prom and…

Another millage? Can’t tolerate more taxes

Dear Editor, Again we are called upon to pass another millage – to increase our property taxes. I am an advocate for education and I am a fairly charitable person.…