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Local race team finishes 11th in Daytona 500

Local race team finishes 11th in Daytona 500

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A lifelong dream of Rosebush’s Mark Beard came true last Sunday when his team Beard Oil/TSS Logistics and Beard Motorsports team hit the big time when…

Police catch thief who stole cancer patient’s cash

Police catch thief who stole cancer patient’s cash

By Jenn Bomorra A donation box for cancer patient Joey Fowler was stolen off the counter of Bob’s Party Store this past weekend. Recently this year, 18 year old Joey…

Teall named Irish Fest Grand Marshal

Teall named Irish Fest Grand Marshal

By Part Maurer Correspondent Clare business owner Tammy Teall will be the 2017 Irish Festival Parade Grand Marshal, Clare Chamber of Commerce Pam O’Laughlin announced this week. Pam said, “Tammy…

Gateway Affair features Wildlife Recovery founder

Gateway Affair features Wildlife Recovery founder

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Saturday (March 4th) will be a big day for the Friends of Clare County Parks & Recreation. That will be their annual Gateway Affair fundraiser, from…

Hospice help needed

MidMichigan Home Care is seeking hospice volunteers in the Clare, Gladwin, Gratiot, Isabella, Mecosta, Midland and Montcalm areas, as well as for Woodland Hospice House. Volunteer training sessions will be…

Spotlight on the board

Spotlight on the board

United Way of Clare and Gladwin Counties Sheryl Presler knew from a young age she wanted to be a teacher, and she practiced just about every day as a youngster…

Mid Michigan Health receives 2016 Community Excellence Award

MidMichigan Health was recently awarded theMichigan Health Improvement Alliance, Inc., (MiHIA) 2016 Community Health Excellence Award. The award was presented during the 8th Annual Health Conference hosted at Saginaw Valley State University.…

Three Women Accuse Michigan Sushi Restaurant of Racial Discrimination

Three Women Accuse Michigan Sushi Restaurant of Racial Discrimination

Three African American Michigan women have alleged that a local sushi restaurant discriminated against them because of their race. Kimberly Hudson, Adrienne Savage, and Takisha Prater have all come forward,…

High temps make Frostbite fun

High temps make Frostbite fun

By Jenn Bomorra Photos by Jenn Bomorra and Jordan Wilcox It’s an odd thing to say the word “Frostbite” in the same sentence as 50 degree weather, but that is…

Garver constructs 25-foot snowman

Garver constructs 25-foot snowman

Ben Garver’s 25 foot plus snowman raised several $100 for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The  snowman was sponsored by McGuire Chevrolet.…

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