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School

School of Choice deadline Aug. 12

Deadline for school of choice application slated for 2014-2015 school year Under the Schools of Choice legislation (Section 105 and Section 105(c) of the School Aid Act), kindergarten through…

Eight leaders graduate from Clare institute

Eight leaders graduate from Clare institute

“The Clare County Leadership Institute has been graduating outstanding future leaders since 2004.  This year’s students are already gearing up to take leadership roles in the community,”…

Sports

Colosky wins tourney

Colosky wins tourney

A day before her 17th birthday, Farwell golfer Bria Colosky found herself in unfamiliar territory after nine holes in the Michigan Junior Invitational at Pine River Country…

Heat dominate play, win Mt. Pleasant tourney

Heat dominate play, win Mt. Pleasant tourney

The Mid Michigan Heat had a good weekend at the ASA State Tournament in Mt. Pleasant.  The Heat went 1-1 in pool play with a win against…

Obituaries

Andrew T. Shakula Sr.

Andrew T. Shakula Sr.

Andrew T. Shakula Sr., age 74, of Lake, passed away on Friday, July 18, at MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland.  He was born the son of Rose…

Jody R. Kipp-Houck

Jody R. Kipp-Houck

Jody Renee Kipp-Houck 43 of Harrison passed on Sunday, July 27, 2014 after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Jody was born October 12, 1970 in Clare,…

Letters to the Editor

Taxes must be used for intended purpose

Dear Editor, I don’t think most citizens of Michigan, including myself, know what the tax revenues from the tax acts our legislators pass are really funding, and…

Proposal 1 means stronger, safer communities and more jobs

Dear Editor, Michigan needs stronger, safer communities and more jobs, which is why I’m voting yes on Aug. 5 on Proposal 1 to reform the way local…