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Moon, Mars citizen missions coming soon

Moon, Mars citizen missions coming soon

Back in the day when I lived on the Space Coast, we use to jump in our pontoon, cruise to near the launch point, and get a birds eye view…

Frosty mornings, more snow and suddenly 40s

Frosty mornings, more snow and suddenly 40s

This week started out with an incredible display of frost all over and especially along the riverbank. Temperatures were in the single digits and the somewhat warmer water temperatures in…

Social Media

Social Media

Social Media.  This phrase brings about a wide range of opinions from many people.  Social media ranges from the more known platforms of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to lesser known…

Penance….

Penance….

The Catechism of the Catholic Church defines penance as both interior and exterior. Interior penance is “a conversion of heart toward God and away from sin…the intention to change one’s…

Frustrated with the cost of prescription medications

Dear Editor, I am very concerned and increasingly frustrated with the cost of prescription medications for members of our community, and for the country as a whole.  Life saving medications like…

Closing the Lake Meal Site is NOT okay

Dear Editor, Again, I am writing on behalf of the senior citizens to raise awareness on the Clare County Board of Commissioners decision to close the Lake Senior Congregate Dining & Activity…

Seniors sad over site closing

Dear Editor, I’m writing in response to the closing of the Lake Senior Center. When visiting with my mother, Joyce Minch, I always looked forward to going to the D.A.V. with…

Ronald Eugene Snover

Ronald Eugene Snover

Ronald Eugene Snover, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and a friend to many, went to be with our Lord on January 19th, 2018, after battling illness for the past…

Curtis Ray Crumpton Jr.

Curtis Ray Crumpton Jr.

Curtis Ray Crumpton Jr., 52, of Harrison, Michigan, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. He was born in Wrzburg, Germany on a military base, the…

James A. Brinkerhoff

James A. Brinkerhoff

James A. Brinkerhoff, age 91 of Clare, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland.  James was born the son of the late Don and…