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Eckhout, Kipp arrested for meth, pot

Eckhout, Kipp arrested for meth, pot

Two Harrison women, Davalena Eckhout, 44, and Kathryn Kipp, 52, are facing drug possession charges after their traffic stop and arrest Wednesday afternoon by Clare County Deputies. According to a…

CCAC moves into new Clare Depot home

CCAC moves into new Clare Depot home

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Following a closed session to discuss POAM (police) union negotiations, Clare City Commissioners approved the first lease with future tenants of the Clare Railroad Depot at…

CCCF awards 48 scholarships

CCCF awards 48 scholarships

The Clare County Community Foundation (CCCF) recently awarded 48 scholarships totaling $37,800. Scholarship funds are established at the foundation by area donors and awarded on an annual basis. “The community…

Man arrested near Stephenson Lake

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A 38-year-old Mt. Pleasant man is waiting for arraignment after a single vehicle accident on Whiteville Road at Stevenson Lake Monday evening. Deputies and fire rescue…

Woman airlifted to GR after crash in Harrison

Woman airlifted to GR after crash in Harrison

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A Tustin woman, Haley Elkins, 23, was seriously injured Monday in a two vehicle crash at M-61 and Bringold Avenue. According to a release from Undersheriff…

Emergency drill tests skills

Emergency drill tests skills

  MidMichigan Medical Centers in Clare and Gladwin, in partnership with several community partners, demonstrated emergency response skills during a drill on Tuesday, May 24. This year’s scenario featured a fictitious school bus and…

No fun waiting in line

No fun waiting in line

Earlier this week I woke up to the news that the man in charge of the TSA had been fired. This came, of course after he collected a yearly salary…

Looks like summer may have arrived – finally!

Looks like summer may have arrived – finally!

Well the month of May, probably my favorite month of the whole year, is winding down. Clare County’s three graduations are over and June arrives next Wednesday! Doesn’t seem possible,…

Drug poisoning deaths in Michigan up four-fold

Drug poisoning deaths in Michigan up four-fold

Michigan has experienced a four-fold increase in fatal drug poisoning with a rate of 17.8 deaths per 100,000 residents in 2014. *The number of drug poisoning deaths has leveled in…

The 2015 Michigan Residential Building Code — Energy Efficiency

The 2015 Michigan Residential Building Code — Energy Efficiency

The 2015 Michigan Residential Code contains 44 Chapters, is inclusive of the International Code Council Standards, it was adopted for use beginning in 2016 by the Michigan Bureau of Construction…