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Little Tobacco drain improvements, voted “necessary”

Little Tobacco drain improvements, voted “necessary”

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Members of the Intercounty Drainage Board, including Clare County Drain Commissioner Carl Parks, Isabella County Drain Commissioner Richard Jukubiec and Michigan Department of Agriculture Deputy Director…

Ferguson faces arson for trailer fire

Ferguson faces arson for trailer fire

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A Clare man, Kevin Ferguson, 48, has been charged with arson for burning a trailer he owned at Mid Michigan Metals on Maple Road west of…

Clare’s Blackwell leads bike team across U.S.

Clare’s Blackwell leads bike team across U.S.

By Pat Maurer Correspondent James Blackwell from Clare, Benjamin Tuttle from Eastport New York, Ryan Gustafson of Fox River Grove in Illinois and Greg Johnson from Dillsburg, Pennsylvania are riding…

Clare UMC center earns 4-star rating

The Clare United Methodist Church Child Care Center and Preschool has earned a Four Star Rating through the Great Start to Quality program, a statewide initiative funded in part by…

BOC scales back to once a month meetings

By Rosemary Horvath Correspondent Clare County Commissioners decided to scale back their twice monthly meetings to meeting once a month. Commissioner Dale Majewski pushed the matter onto the agenda Wednesday…

Gilmore announces candidacy for state rep.

Gilmore announces candidacy for state rep.

George kicked off his campaign by participating in the Standish Loyalty Day Parade on Saturday April 25, 2015. George has lived in Clare County for 38 years. He taught Agriculture,…

E-cig store opens in Lake Station

E-cig store opens in Lake Station

By Steve Landon In recent years smokers have turned to electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) in an effort to quit smoking. Known as Vaping, e-cigarettes do not have an actual fire instead…

Thieves sought

Thieves sought

On Saturday night, July 11, about 10pm, the two suspects in the truck were in the process of stealing a trailer hitch from a truck when they were caught by…

Open House July 30th for MMMC

Open House July 30th for MMMC

MidMichigan Health has announced the new health education building on the campus of MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland will be named the Gerstacker Building. The building is scheduled to open…

MSP deputy shoots suspect near Marion – “Erratic subject shot dead”

MSP deputy shoots suspect near Marion – “Erratic subject shot dead”

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A Michigan State Police trooper from Mt. Pleasant was involved in a fatal shooting near Marion  Wednesday afternoon which left a suspect dead, according to a…