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Moolenaar challenged by Hilliard for Congressional seat

Moolenaar challenged by Hilliard for Congressional seat

By Aaron Michell Correspondent John Moolenaar, Republican (Incumbent) Moolenaar is challenging Democrat candidate Jerry Hilliard for a two-year term in Michigan’s 4th Congressional District of the U.S. House of Representatives. …

House race has political newcomer challenging Wentworth

House race has political newcomer challenging Wentworth

By Aaron Michell Correspondent Celia Young-Wenkel, Democrat Young-Wenkel is challenging incumbent Republican candidate Jason Wentworth for a two-year term in Michigan’s 97th House of Representatives District. For Young-Wenkel’s complete biography…

Duggan announces road commission candidacy

Duggan announces road commission candidacy

Mike Duggan, Board Chair of the Clare County Road Commission, is running for re-election on the Democratic ticket. As chair of the road commission, Commissioner Duggan is proud that Clare…

Clerk’s office prepares for election on November 2nd

By John Raffel Correspondent Clare County clerk Lori Martin obviously has one major thing on her mind, as do others in her profession: the November election. “The election is our…

Grant Twp. supervisor outlines road plans

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Grant Township Supervisor Dan Dysinger presented a “very preliminary” road improvement plan for 2019 at the regular meeting Tuesday evening. They include: .6 miles (six tenths…

4-H receives county funds

By John Raffel Correspondent The Clare County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday to make various adjustments to the proposed 2018-18 fiscal year budget. District 3 commissioner Leonard Strouse said…

Clerk says primary election was smooth sailing

Clerk says primary election was smooth sailing

By John Raffel Correspondent Clare County clerk Lori Martin expressed satisfaction with the election process during the state primary on Aug. 7. It was the first real test on the…

Kozicki announces candidacy for Congress

Kozicki announces candidacy for Congress

Dr. Zigmond “Ziggy” Kozicki has thrown his hat in the ring in hopes of becoming the Democratic nominee for the 4th Congressional District. Since February 2018, he has traveled over…

Townsend seeks Dem nod for State Rep

Townsend seeks Dem nod for State Rep

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Dr. Robert Townsend, 55 of Clare, has announced his candidacy for the 97th District Michigan House seat this fall. He is running in the August Primary…

Burger named as Clare GOP chair

Burger named as Clare GOP chair

The Clare County Republican Party has chosen its Leadership team for the 2018 election cycle. The team members are: Bill Scott – Secretary (left), Lori Martin – Treasurer, David Isaac…