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Cong. Moolenaar witnessed shooting

Cong. Moolenaar witnessed shooting

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Communications Director David Russell issued a statement Wednesday saying, “This morning, Congressman John Moolenaar attended baseball practice. He was uninjured in the shooting that took place. He…

Beaverton hosts U.W. 5K Color Run

Beaverton hosts U.W. 5K Color Run

The weather was perfect and the sky was raining color as dozens of participants made their way around the Communities United 5K Color Run/Walk Course at the Beaverton Rural Schools…

Back to the Bricks makes pit stop in Clare

Back to the Bricks makes pit stop in Clare

By Steve Landon Correspondent As the “Gateway to the North” Clare has seen everything from buggies to locomotives pass through the community in the last 100 plus years, if it…

Grandfather threatens to sue over Amante vigil

Grandfather threatens to sue over Amante vigil

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Despite the threats of a lawsuit from an estranged step-grandfather, a Celebration of Life for Amante Young will take place in Clare today (Friday) for his…

Harrison rallys behind Gallo

Harrison rallys behind Gallo

By Chris Stevens CMU Intern A benefit will be held to support George Gallo and his family Sunday, June 11 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Lion’s Club…

73 years later, Vet gets diploma

73 years later, Vet gets diploma

Floyd Schmid of Farwell was awarded with an honorary diploma at Last Sunday’s Farwell High School Graduation on June 2, 2017. Like many other servicemen Schmid who would have graduated…

Clare wins state track title

Clare wins state track title

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Clare boys varsity track and field team was knocking on the door of a state championship last year. On Saturday, the Pioneers swung that…

State’s top wrestler dies of auto injuries

State’s top wrestler dies of auto injuries

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Amante Young, a junior at Clare High School, died Tuesday morning of the injuries he suffered in a May 21st accident north of Coleman. Young was…

Solemn ceremonies reflect on those who died for us

Solemn ceremonies reflect on those who died for us

By Steve Landon Photos by Steve Landon Around the world in graves marked with simple white crosses, beneath the waves in the hulls of long forgotten ships, in wrecks of…

Star athlete injured in rollover

Star athlete injured in rollover

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Amante Young, a junior at Clare High School, was seriously injured in a rollover crash in Midland County early last Sunday morning. The accident happened about…

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