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Clare Board of Commission Receives Reports

By John RaffelCorrespondent HARRISON — Bob Brown, executive director of region VII Area Agency on Aging, presented an update recently to Clare County Board of Commissioners on what the Area…

Veterans Day Celebrated

Karl Hauser of Clare County Veterans Affairs made some brief comments before sending off guest to warmer surroundings. A sizable crowd along with students from Hillside Elementary School braved temperatures…

Devils Knob Season Summary

It’s time to put the golf clubs in the closet with the close of 2019 golf season and our first snowfall. Golfing events of the summer become mere memories for…

211 Operations Manager Awarded Lifetime Achievement

211 Northeast Michigan is proud to announce the recipient of the Michigan Alliance of Information and Referral Services (MI-AIRS) Lifetime Achievement Award is our very own Resource Database Curator and…

Veterans Observances

Members of the Patriot Guard and Forgotten Eagles Motorcycle Clubs lined the entrance with “Old Glory” greeting visitors during the 2015 grand opening of the park. By Pat Maurer Correspondent…

Give Meaning to Words

This is a story about just one veteran. His story is a little disturbing. But it says something about the meaning of this national holiday in American culture today, during…

Veterans Day Speech

What is a veteran? A veteran is a fellow citizen; an ordinary person who at one significant point in his or her life made out a blank check payable to…

Land of the Free

The following excerpts are from Katie Lange’s article “5 Facts to Know About Veterans Day”, posted at defense.gov. THE DAY WAS ORIGINALLY CALLED ARMISTICE DAY, COMMEMORATING THE END OF THE…

Veterans Day Discounts at Restaurants

Hometown Buffet – November 11, 2019 Active duty, reserve, or retired military personnel in uniform or with a valid ID receive 15% discount on Military Mondays (Every Monday including Memorial…

Consumers Grant Provides 20 Trees for Clare

One of the 20 trees that were just planted in Clare thanks to a Consumers Energy Forestry Operations grant this year By Pat MaurerCorrespondent A $2,000 grant from Consumers Energy…