School

Clare board adopts $14 million budget

Clare board adopts $14 million budget

By Pat Maurer Correspondent After the approval of amendments to the 2016-17 budget, the Clare Board of Education approved a proposed $14,076,285 budget for the coming year…

Partnership helps students pursuing medical career

Partnership helps students pursuing medical career

MidMichigan Medical Center – Clare partnered with Clare High School and representatives from the CMU College of Medicine to speak with students interested in pursuing a career…

Sports

Staley finishes career as two-time state champ

Staley finishes career as two-time state champ

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer No matter how high you set the bar; chances are Kasey Staley is going to go over it. Staley, a recent Clare…

Pioneer season ends with regional loss

Pioneer season ends with regional loss

By Ben Murphy-Sports Writer Photos by Shannon Zinser Having home-field advantage is one thing but in order to keep it you need to play the game clean.…

Obituaries

Dorothy Marie Dillon

Dorothy Marie Dillon

Dorothy Marie Dillon, age 93, lifelong resident of Clare, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, June 19, 2017 surrounded by her family.   Dorothy…

Leila A. Butler

Leila A. Butler

Leila A. (Haring) Butler, age 85 of Clare, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017 at the Woodland Hospice of Mt. Pleasant surrounded by her family.  Leila was born…

Letters to the Editor

Disappointed in Farwell BOE

Disappointed in Farwell BOE

Dear Editor, As a proud graduate of Farwell High School I have been disappointed in the school board’s putting personal politics ahead of students’ best interests.  With…

Response to Delgado letter

Dear Editor, This letter is in response to Carmine Delgado’s letter. Carmen, Carbon Dioxide is good. Without it, there would be no green plants, what the hell…

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