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Proud to be a Pioneer

Proud to be a Pioneer

I had the good fortune of listening to Gerald Solomon, Executive Director of the Samueli Foundation, and Melanie Kalmar, Vice-President and Chief Information Officer for the Dow Chemical Company (and…

Community Events 10-27-17

Clare County Senior Jamboree A Jamboree will be held Oct 27, at 6 pm at the Clare County Senior and Community Center at 101 W. Michigan in Farwell. Costume judging. …

Migrants

Migrants

There has been a lot of talk about what to do about the growing migrant issue in our state and country.  Most recently I’ve heard of migrant Mexicans who have…

Fire departments and costs to operate

Fire departments and costs to operate

October is Fire Prevention Month, I missed doing this for the last couple of years, in recognition of our Fire Fighters everywhere.  The residents of Grant Township are lucky to…

Billy Joe “Bill” Wright

Billy Joe “Bill” Wright

Billy Joe “Bill” Wright-age 80 of Lake passed away on Monday, October 16, 2017 surrounded by his loving family, at Woodland Hospice in Mt. Pleasant. He fought a brave and…

Randy J. Dunlap

Randy J. Dunlap, 64, of Clare died at home Saturday October 21, 2017. He was born January 11, 1953 in Jackson the son to the late Donald & Betty (Goddard)…

Luveda May Hunter

Luveda May Hunter

Luveda May Hunter 75 of rural Harrison passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, October 20, 2017. Luveda was born November 21, 1941 in Flint, Michigan the daughter of…

Antonio “Tony” Butera

Antonio “Tony” Butera

Antonio “Tony” Butera, age 76 of Farwell, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017 at McLaren Central Michigan Hospital in Mt. Pleasant.  Tony was born the son of the late Angelo…

Scared by meat industry

Dear Editor, I have no fear of goblins, witches, or evil clowns lurking on Halloween. What really scares me is the meat industry. This is the industry that deprives, mutilates,…

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Hi! I am enjoying your pet of the week articles and thought of you when I got a great picture of one of my cats this week! I was practicing piano…