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The Family

The Family

I like to introduce the fast food family. The head of this family is Harlan Sanders, commonly called Colonel Sanders, He recruited a flock of friends to help him get…

History, or a New Middle School? Why Not Both?!

History, or a New Middle School?  Why Not Both?!

The Clare Board of Education voted to continue the Possible Bond Proposal Conversation! The next District Staff/ Community Meeting is set for TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH AT 7 PM IN THE…

Adopt-A-Pets

Adopt-A-Pets

Comet 344D14 :Comet is a stray that was found on M-18 in Harrison.  Comet is an adult dog that weighs 55 lbs.  Comet is on the skinny side and definitely…

Robin’s death hopefully will energize better care

Robin’s death hopefully will energize better care

I don’t know why his death hit me so hard. I don’t know Robin Williams. I wasn’t a big fan of him or his comedy. Actually I couldn’t stand watching…

One summer week to go

One summer week to go

Well, all across Michigan, it’s almost time for school to start again. The way I figure it, we only have one more week of summer. The kids will be back…

It’s only Money … our money

It’s only Money … our money

It’s not often you find someone willing to take on the big dogs, like Hayes Township Supervisor is doing. I know that it would be easier to just shrug your…

Watch for scams!

We currently have 169 inmates lodged in the Clare County Jail which consist of 63 local, 17 Federal, 83 Renters, and 6 DOC. During the months of June and July…

Adopt-A-Pet

Adopt-A-Pet

ROXANNE 335D14: Roxanne is an owner surrender that needs to find her loving, forever home.  Roxanne is an adult dog that weighs 27 lbs.  Roxanne is a very sweet, mature…

Downtown Clare is flourishing

Downtown Clare is flourishing

While a lot of towns in mid and Northern Michigan are floundering under the heavy weight of a bad economy, Clare seems to be flourishing. Yes, you read it right.…

The loss of an Icon

The loss of an Icon

I was astounded when I heard the news of the apparent suicide of comedian and actor Robin Williams this week. I was a huge fan of his. I have to…