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Clare board adopts $14 million budget

Clare board adopts $14 million budget

By Pat Maurer Correspondent After the approval of amendments to the 2016-17 budget, the Clare Board of Education approved a proposed $14,076,285 budget for the coming year Monday evening. The…

Tractor buffs have a blast at 20 Lakes show

Tractor buffs have a blast at 20 Lakes show

By Steve Landon Correspondent Antique tractors, engines old farm machinery and a working sawmill took center stage at the 33rd Annual Twenty Lakes Antique Engine and Tractor Show, June 15,…

Heartland show pumps up skill for 4-H

Heartland show pumps up skill for 4-H

By Sherry Landon On Saturday June 10 several youth from Clare County 4-H and surrounding counties gathered to show rabbits, poultry and cavy. The Heartland show, a tradition from years…

Did bear attack horses?

Did bear attack horses?

From Tiffany Lowes Facebook Page: ATTENTION MARION RESIDENTS!!! Keep your eyes open and be on the look out especially livestock and horse owners! Something came in at 4 am this…

Lightning strikes two Harrison homes

Lightning strikes two Harrison homes

By Pat Maurer Harrison Firefighters were busy Thursday morning when two separate lightning strikes hit a couple of homes just two miles apart. The first call came in around 8…

Kasey Staley finishes career as two time state champion

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer No matter how high you set the bar; chances are Kasey Staley is going to go over it. Staley, a recent Clare graduate and the…

Cong. Moolenaar witnessed shooting

Cong. Moolenaar witnessed shooting

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Communications Director David Russell issued a statement Wednesday saying, “This morning, Congressman John Moolenaar attended baseball practice. He was uninjured in the shooting that took place. He…

Beaverton hosts U.W. 5K Color Run

Beaverton hosts U.W. 5K Color Run

The weather was perfect and the sky was raining color as dozens of participants made their way around the Communities United 5K Color Run/Walk Course at the Beaverton Rural Schools…

High speed chase leads to man’s arrest

High speed chase leads to man’s arrest

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Ronald McClure, 39 of Harrison, was arrested early Sunday morning after he fled from a traffic stop and led Clare County deputies on a high speed…

City-wide garage sales kick-off festival

By Pat Maurer Correspondent For more than 30 years, a big part of the annual Fourth of July celebrations is Summerfest in Clare. Once again Clare’s celebration begins early. The…

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