School

Farwell Schools add a day

Farwell Schools add a day to end of year. Farwell Area Schools announced Thursday morning that one day will be added to the school year making the…

MMCC inducts 68 into Honor Society

MMCC inducts 68 into Honor Society

Sixty-eight student members were recently inducted into Mid Michigan Community College’s Alpha Omicron Omicron Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honors Society Chapter. The mission of Phi Theta Kappa…

Sports

Clare sweeps HL, but loses twice to Meridian

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare took care of Jack Pine Conference basement dwelling Houghton Lake on Tuesday, as they dispatched the visiting Lady Bobcats by scores…

Clare track sweeps Cadillac dual

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer There are bigger events ahead, but the Clare track teams had a clean sweep of host Cadillac on Saturday, as the two…

Obituaries

Clair L. Haupt

Clair L. Haupt

Aiken, SC- Clair L. Haupt, 73, passed away May 6, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was the husband of 53 years to Shirley Whitney Haupt. Surviving…

Wilbur Thomas McLane

Wilbur Thomas McLane

Wilbur Thomas McLane, age 92 of Lake, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland. Wilbur’s parents, Grant and Florence (Maltby) McLane…

Letters to the Editor

Garfield Township unfair to labor and the poor

Dear Editor: Last year in May of 2017 I retired from the Transfer Station in order to help take care of my disabled wife. When I left…

Enjoys Faces in the Crowd

Dear Editor: I just want to say how much I enjoy your Faces in the Crowd feature.  Writer Gene Bodnar must have a special knack for getting the individuals…