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Clare Chamber manager leaving

Clare Chamber of Commerce Director Jennifer Heinzman will be leaving the take a position as Executive Director of the Mecosta County Area Chamber December 9. She has been Clare Chamber…

County agrees to pay 122k to settle lawsuit

By Mary Kindig Review Correspondent For nearly three years, Clare County has been embroiled in a lawsuit in Federal Court.  At Wednesday’s meeting, the Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to…

Conlay will fill Clerk/Treasurer position at Farwell Village

Conlay will fill Clerk/Treasurer position at Farwell Village

The Farwell Village Council voted 5-0 with one abstention to name Janet Conlay as the new Clerk/Treasurer of the Village Monday evening. Conlay was sworn in at the regular meeting.…

Clare turns down ordinance change, approves contractor fines

By Pat Maurer Review Correspondent An Ordinance change and fines for contractors working without permits were both voted down at the Clare City meeting Monday with 2-2 votes, although a…

Election Tuesday

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to vote on Clare Board of Education members, Clare City Commissioners, a renewal for Clare Schools and a millage for the Harrison Library.…

David, Grim battle over Byard’s contract

  By Mary Kindig Review Correspondent Tensions erupted at Wednesday’s Clare County Board of Commissioners meeting, resulting in a series of terse exchanges between Chairperson Don David and Commissioner Lynn…

BOC determined to avoid layoffs for now

By Mary Kindig Review Correspondent With yet another budget crisis looming for 2012, the Clare County Board of Commissioners spent much of Wednesday, October 19th’s meeting trying to find more…

Demonstrators “occupy” Mt. Pleasant

Demonstrators “occupy” Mt. Pleasant

A group of demonstrators carried placards and walked in downtown Mt. Pleasant last week in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement. The protest is primarily meant to show how…

Wilson pleads case for gas reimbursement with Surrey, Farwell boards

By Pat Maurer Review Correspondent Clare County Sheriff John Wilson met with members of the Farwell Village Council and the Surrey Township Board October 13 to ask if the two…

Harrison BOE authorizes purchase of 20k testing tool

By Mary Kindig Review Correspondent After discussion at their last Board meeting, the Harrison Community Schools’ Board of Education voted at their Monday night meeting to purchase a new testing…