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Farwell student collects clothing

Farwell student collects clothing

Farwell Middle School student Nick Ackerman spent the summer collecting clothing for the Farwell Elementary School.  Nick is part of the Kids Helping Kids Project and a member of the…

Faces in the Crowd – Bob and Linda Guiliani

Faces in the Crowd – Bob and Linda Guiliani

By Gene Bodnar Correspondent Before contacting Bob and Linda Guiliani, I looked at their website – Guys & Dolls Photography Studio – and saw a picture of a beautiful log…

Fire causes major damage at Gateway apartments

Fire causes major damage at Gateway apartments

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A heroic rescue effort saved the lives of the residents of three dwellings at Gateway Apartments, 221 Gateway Drive in Clare last Friday evening. The Clare…

Clare comes back to defeat Harrison in penalty filled match

Clare comes back to defeat Harrison in penalty filled match

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer For the better part of a quarter, Harrison’s ball control full house offense worked to perfection. Host Clare survived a pair of early Hornet touchdowns…

Farwell festival features veterans’ ceremony, parade

Farwell festival features veterans’ ceremony, parade

By Steve Landon Correspondent Those looking to close out the sizzling hot summer of 2018 with one last fling probably went back home, work and school a bit disappointed. On…

Soccer fields ready, skate park underway at EIRC

Soccer fields ready, skate park underway at EIRC

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Things are really starting to happen at the new Clare Parks and Recreation Complex, recently named the “Emerald Isle Recreation Complex.” Clare Parks and Recreation Director…

Iacco honored at City meeting

Iacco honored at City meeting

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Al Iacco, a World War II veteran, a long-time Clare resident, business owner, former commissioner and Mayor, a founding member of the Clare Industrial Development Corporation…

Faces in the crowd: Hannah Lucas

By Gene Bodnar Correspondent On many occasions, I had passed by Maxwell’s Flower and Gifts but had never gone inside.  Located in downtown Clare at 522 N. McEwan, I decided…

Faces in the Crowd – Officer Tom Francisco & K9 Officer Brewster

Faces in the Crowd – Officer Tom Francisco & K9 Officer Brewster

By Gene Bodnar Correspondent On three different occasions, I tried to enter the offices of the Clare Police Department but failed on the first two attempts.  There is a telephone…

Storm wreaks havoc in area

Storm wreaks havoc in area

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A Wednesday morning press release from Clare County Emergency Management Director Jerry Becker reported “wide-spread wind storm damage to Clare County and several other Michigan counties”…