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Wilma Elaine Randall

Wilma Elaine Randall

Wilma Elaine Randall, age 90 of Clare, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the Woodland Hospice Home of Mt. Pleasant with her family by her side.  Wilma…

Janet Lou Hicks

Janet Lou Hicks

Janet Lou Hicks, age 85 of Farwell, passed away Monday, August 26, 2019 at the Pioneer Golden Estate in Clare. Janet was born the daughter of the late Howard M.…

Drain project threatens historic bridges

Drain project threatens historic bridges

To the Editor: Last week’s letter by Dave Isaac concerning the renovation of the Little Tobacco Drain brings to mind another problematic aspect of this multi-million dollar project. The Drain…

Sept 1st 80th anniversary of start of WWII

Dear Editor, This September 1st will mark 80 years since Hitler invaded Poland and started World War II. Three years later, he launched the Holocaust that murdered six million European…

Right-wing religion and Trump profanity

Dear Editor: The Second Commandment in the Hebrew Scripture states: “You shall not take the name of the Lord, your god, in vain.”  Of late there has been some consternation…

Stop apologizing Elizabeth

Dear Editor, I wish Elizabeth Warren would stop apologizing. Let me see if I have her story straight: she grew up in a family that had a tradition that they…

Car tour, street fair bring crowds to Clare, Harrison

Car tour, street fair bring crowds to Clare, Harrison

Vehicles roll on into Clare Thursday evening for an overnight stop. By Steve Landon Correspondent The summer of 2019 got off to a slow start this year but once it…

Pioneers reload but still expect to vie for league title

Pioneers reload but still expect to vie for league title

Clare’s Colt Smedley dives into the endzone for six points during a game early last season.  photo by Shannon Zinser by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Clare football team doesn’t…

Experience should propel Comets to better record

Experience should propel Comets to better record

Coleman’s Jaden Bovee returns a kick during a game last season.  Photo by Ben Murphy by Ben Murphy Sports Writer Had a couple games swung the other way, the Coleman…

Clare volleyball primed for good season

Clare volleyball primed for good season

Clare Volleyball: Top left to right: Sabrina Chinavare and Olivia Cook; Back row: head Coach Shannon Zinser, Bailey Taylor, Jenna Betts, Monica McPhail, Madi McNeilly, Sydney Swartz and Abby Mellish;…