School

CTE auto program re-certified

CTE auto program re-certified

Students learning Automotive Technology in the Clare-Gladwin Career & Technical Education program will continue to enter the workforce prepared, experienced…and certified. That last part is especially important,…

Clare Alternative and Adult Education Graduates

Clare Alternative and Adult Education Graduates

On May 25, 2016, forty students from Clare Pioneer High School Alternative and Adult Education graduated. Front Row: Kali Breidinger, Colenia Lavender, Maria Zolynsky, Miaya Lambert, Cassie…

Sports

Coleman girls crowned tournament champs

Coleman girls crowned tournament champs

The Coleman Comets girls Minor team were the Champions of the Beaverton Youth All-Star Tournament 2016 girls minor division. After a tremendous amount of hard work, determination,…

90 compete in Middle O’ Mitt triathlon

90 compete in Middle  O’ Mitt  triathlon

The Friends of Clare County Parks & Recreation held a multi-sport mania the weekend of June 3rd thru the 5th.  The event, pictured here, promoted fitness and…

Obituaries

Clifford Thomas Wellman

Clifford Thomas Wellman

Clifford Thomas Wellman, Sr., age 76 of Big Rapids, formerly of the Clare area, passed away at his home on Thursday, June 23, 2016. Clifford was born…

Sandra Harrington

Sandra Harrington

Sandra Harrington, of Bay City, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at her residence, age 75. The daughter of the late Reginald and Alice (Darke) Delve,…

Letters to the Editor

Another view on the transgender issue

To the editor: I would like to respond to the recent letters to the editor involving the transgender issue. I wonder if those who think that we…

Beware of barbecued bugs

Dear Editor: What ever happened to the good old days when our worst worries on the 4th of July were traffic jams and wayward fireworks? A well-warranted…