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Clare approves broker, honors 3

Clare approves broker, honors 3

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Approval of a brokerage agreement with Brindlee Mountain to help sell the Fire Department’s old aerial truck and Pumper number 41 prompted some dissention and a…

Breast Cancer Awareness – 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed in their lifetime

About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. In 2015, an estimated 231,840 new cases of invasive breast cancer…

Breast Cancer Awareness – Common types of breast cancer

The two most common types of breast cancer are named after the parts of the breast in which they start. Ductal Carcinoma: starts in the cells which line the breast’s…

Breast Cancer Awareness – Services are available/Cancer Treatment

Since 1991, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has implemented a comprehensive Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Navigation Program (BCCCNP) through a multi-year grant from the U.S.…

Breast Cancer Awareness – Be aware of the risk factors and what steps you can take toward prevention

Every woman wants to know what she can do to lower her risk of breast cancer. Some of the factors associated with breast cancer — being a woman, your age,…

Breast Cancer Awareness – Know the signs

Widespread use of screening mammograms has increased the number of breast cancers found before they cause any symptoms. Still some breast cancers are not found by mammograms, either because the…

William “Bill” M. Brewer

William “Bill” M. Brewer

William “Bill” M. Brewer, age 82, of Clare, passed away at his home on Sunday, October 18, 2015.  Bill was born the son of Forest and Elsie (Prout) Brewer on…

Carl R. Miller

Carl R. Miller

Carl R. Miller, age 77, passed away at his Lake, Michigan home on Wednesday, October 14, 2015. Carl was born the son of Carl F. and Doris E. (LaGear) Miller…

Marguerite “Margie” Miller

Marguerite “Margie” Miller

Margie Miller of Akron, age 83, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Satchell’s Adult Foster Care Home in Caro. Margie was born June 9, 1932 in Clare,…

Color tour provides breathtaking scenery

Color tour provides breathtaking scenery

By Steve Landon Correspondent Photos by Steve Landon Have you watched a train go by and dreamed about simpler days?  There was a time when travelers could ride the rails…

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