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Words of wisdom from Bono, Black and others

Words of wisdom from Bono, Black and others

Commencement exercises for young men and women across the nation begin this week. It is a time for those earning their degrees from a college to graduate to adulthood and…

May already blooming on by

May already blooming on by

May is already winding down with just a week and a half left in this most beautiful month of the year. There’s something to be said for every month of…

Stop the hysteria, Obamacare far from dead

Stop the hysteria, Obamacare far from dead

If William Shakespeare were alive today who would probably agree with me. The hysteria over the U.S. House of Representatives passage of an Obamacare replacement is “Much ado about nothing.”…

Mother’s Day is Sunday

Mother’s Day is Sunday

It doesn’t seem possible that it can be here again already, but it is. Wasn’t it just March? Suddenly the leaves are all out. Flowers are blooming and yes, the…

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

This week, parents, students, and communities come together in showing appreciation for our teachers! The first full week of May each year is designated as “Teacher Appreciation Week”. I encourage…

News from your Sheriff

News from your Sheriff

We currently have 186 inmates lodged in the Clare County Jail which consist of 99 local, 4 Department of Corrections, 49 Federal, and 34 Renters. During the month of April,…

Proud to be a Pioneer

Proud to be a Pioneer

You may have heard of the recently released Netflix show “13 Reasons Why.” The show is about a teenager who commits suicide and details the reasons why she took her…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

#071D17 Rusty came from the same hoarding situation at Shadow. He has been with us for a while, trying to socialize him, and we feel he has come as far…

Internet Sensations Tajiri and Fiona Worth A Look

Internet Sensations Tajiri and Fiona Worth A Look

I’ve become an animal lover in my old age. I never had much time for pets but now we have three dogs and several cats. If my wife had her…

An interesting camping weekend

An interesting  camping weekend

Our first trip up to Roscommon to open up the camper didn’t go so well last weekend. We left early Friday and spent the day cleaning, getting rid of dead…

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