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Old 27 Car Tour arrives Thursday

Old 27 Car Tour arrives Thursday

By Pat Maurer Correspondent With August nearly over again, “Winding down the summer season with more food and festivities in Clare includes the 11th annual Old US 27 Motor and…

Top student dies in U.S. 10 crash

Top student dies in U.S. 10 crash

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Kristina Garafalo, 18, of Gladwin, was all set to attend Central Michigan University this fall. The 2017 Gladwin High School graduate, honor student and the Valedictorian…

Noise, trucks have Grant Twp. residents objecting

Noise, trucks have Grant Twp. residents objecting

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Once again the Grant Township meeting was filled with people, less than 30 this time, who wanted to air their concerns during public comment time. But…

Mud Day is Fun Play for 150

Mud Day is Fun Play for 150

By Steve Landon Correspondent One year ago a bunch of youngsters, teenagers and brave adults ignored heavy rain and humidity to spend a relaxing Saturday in the mud – yup,…

Another year, another successful County Fair

Another year, another successful County Fair

By Steve Landon Correspondent On Sunday afternoon an eerie silence fell upon The Clare County fairgrounds. Beyond a lone man searching for lost treasures with his metal detector and a…

Rib eating, rubber chicken toss make festival unique

Rib eating, rubber chicken toss make festival unique

By Steve Landon Correspondent Beautiful bright sunny skies, temperatures near 90 degrees and a vastly improved village park with ample shade greeted visitors and vendors to the 17th Annual Farwell…

New grocery store opens in Clare

New grocery store opens in Clare

By Pat Maurer Correspondent It was a big day for Save-A-Lot Wednesday. The brand new Clare grocery store held a ribbon cutting and grand opening Wednesday morning, and welcomed hundreds…

Farwell’s Lumberjack Festival starts now

Farwell’s Lumberjack Festival starts now

By Pat Maurer Correspondent For the past 17 years, the last weekend in July has been a big weekend in the little Village of Farwell and this year is no…

House chosen as interim superintendent

House chosen as interim superintendent

By Pat Maurer Correspondent At a June 30 special meeting, the last day for resigning Superintendent Carl Seiter, the Farwell Board of Education selected Harrison’s retired superintendent Tom House to…

Fair promises to be ‘Fun for whole family’

Fair promises to be ‘Fun for whole family’

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Once again, this year’s Clare County Fair, scheduled this year from Sunday, July 23th through Saturday, July 29th , will be, as always, jam packed with…

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