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Two business owners arrested in Clare County

On 6-14-12 Detectives from the Clare County Sheriff’s Department arrested two business owners in Harrison. The arrests stem from an ongoing investigation into the illegal sale of Marijuana. The Clare…

Gaskill appeal denied, kidnapping rape conviction upheld

Gaskill appeal denied, kidnapping rape conviction upheld

After an appeal claiming insanity by the attorney of Justin Todd Gaskill, 31, the Michigan Court of Appeals upheld his conviction for the 2008 kidnapping and rape of an 11-year-old…

McIntosh sentenced to up to 30 years for meth lab charges

Riley McIntosh, arrested in September last year with Scott Gadd and Perry Wiggins on drug charges, is facing 2.58 to 30 years in prison. He was sentenced June 5 in…

Man dies in motorcycle accident

Another unhelmeted motorcycle rider died June 2 in an accident on Old State Road near Ziggy Road in Surrey Township. Ralph Smith, 63, of East Lansing, died after his motorcycle…

Two get minor injuries in car-cycle crash Tuesday

Two get minor injuries in car-cycle crash Tuesday

A Farwell woman and a Clare man both received minor injuries when her vehicle pulled in front of his motorcycle on the north end of Clare Tuesday afternoon. According to…

Nagy, Wiggins sentenced to prison Monday

Zolton Michael Nagy III and Perry Dean Wiggins were sentenced in Circuit Court Monday by Judge Roy Mienk. Nagy was charged last March for possession of drugs and shooting at…

Suspected bank robber arrested in Dodge City

A man suspected of robbing a bank in Fraser was apprehended in Dodge City last Friday. Allen J. Foland, 46, a member of the Highwaymen Motorcycle Gang was arrested without…

Updated – Truck slams into Amish Buggy

Updated – Truck slams into Amish Buggy

There were no serious injuries when an Amish buggy and pickup collided in Clare Tuesday afternoon. Clare Police Chief Dwayne Miedzianowski said the accident happened around 2 p.m. when a…

Strickland, Grams sentenced Monday

In Circuit Court Monday, Judge Thomas Evans sentenced two men to prison time, one for Home Invasion as a habitual offender and the second for Retail Fraud as a habitual…

Teens allegedly start fire in home

Two Harrison teens may be facing home invasion and arson charges resulting from a house fire on Knollwood Street in Harrison May 4. A release from the Clare County Sheriff’s…