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St. Cecilia School to close doors

St. Cecilia School to close doors

By Pat Maurer Correspondent By this time next year, St. Cecilia School will be just a memory for the Clare community. Rumors of the school closing started a few weeks…

11-year-old saves family from fire

11-year-old saves family from fire

By Pat Maurer Correspondent An 11 year-old probably saved all seven of his Farwell family and four the family pets from a house fire last Saturday morning. The home of…

Clare supports Proposal 1

By Pat Maurer Correspondent In a 3-1 vote Monday evening, the Clare City Commission gave their support to Proposal 1, the May 5 ballot measure that would raise the State…

LoveLight raises $15K

More than $15,000 was raised during the 2014 Love Light Trees campaign sponsored by MidMichigan Medical Center – Clare. Co-chairs of the 30th annual Love Light Trees campaign were Jim Paetschow,…

Farwell loses 50 students in spring count

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Farwell schools may be facing more budget concerns this spring if the May 5 ballot proposal to raise the State sales tax does not get the…

Harrison may sell City Hall complex

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent By month end, Harrison city officials expect to know if a potential buyer will buy the City Hall complex. City Manager/Clerk Tracey Beadle said if the…

Walk for Warmth gets $500

Clare/Gladwin County Walk for Warmth received over $500.00 on January 10, 2015. Shamrock Wings, MI-J2 chapter of Gold Wing Road Riders Association Chapter Directors, Jerry and Sandy Tice, presented the…

Security beefed up!

Security beefed up!

Tom Drury, left, and Nathan Stockmeyer, deputies with the Clare County Sheriff’s Office, man the court security station set up in the spacious lobby of the Court Building in Harrison.…

Hayes Twp. hopes to implement DDA

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Hayes Township Supervisor Terry Acton and Treasurer Maye Rood reeled off a series of projects to launch that they expect would elevate the status of the…

Delightful donkeys

Delightful donkeys

The Farwell PTO hosted a fun night of donkey basketball Wednesday evening. The event  in the old high school gym was well attended and raised lots of money for the…