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Clare Schools audit clean, with one exception

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Bill Hirschman of Roslund Prestage and Company was at the October 15 Clare Board of Education meeting to report the annual audit findings. Hirschman gave the…

A STEM Engineering Challenge: To Keep Friction as our Forever Friend,while Fighting it as a Wasteful Foe

Dear Editor: If asked to provide an example of friction at work, many people begin to rub their hands together and speak of the heat being generated.  This is the…

Bible wording incorrect

Dear Editor: Mr. Fachting claims to be telling God’s Words or Commandments, which in every version & translation of The Holy Bible are absolutely NOT printed as he said. He…

Women’s Aid Service changes name

Women’s Aid Service, Inc. is proud to announce that it will now be doing business as R.I.S.E. Advocacy, Inc.  The acronym R.I.S.E. stands for recovery, independence, safety, and empowerment. “We…

Students of Character

Students of Character

Ten from MP win $1 million

Ten from MP win $1 million

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Lottery officials reported that someone in South Carolina bought the winning ticket in Tuesday’s Mega Millions game with a jackpot total of $1,537 billion dollars, only…

Book Review: Small Town Citizen, Minion of the Mob

Book Review: Small Town Citizen, Minion of the Mob

By Gene Bodnar Correspondent Small Town Citizen, Minion of the Mob Sub-titles:  Sam Garfield’s Two Lives Purple Gangsters, Meyer Lansky & Life in Clare Michigan Author:  Robert Knapp Publisher:  Cliophile…

Voters to pick from full field on Nov. 6th

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Voters head to the polls next Tuesday to make their selections; choosing a new governor, US representatives, State Senators and representatives in the Michigan House. Candidates…

Millage renewals headline list of ballot proposals

Millage renewals headline list of ballot proposals

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Voters at the polls November 6th will decide on three State proposals, three millage renewals for Clare County Schools and four proposals for townships. School Millage…

Student count up in Clare, down in Harrison, Farwell

By Pat Maurer Correspondent “Harrison Community Schools is very happy to report that the district currently has 1,423 students. I believe with the improvements to our facilities this number will…