Home » Archives by category » Top Stories (Page 2)

Washington Rd ditch excavated

Washington Rd ditch excavated

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Flooding shouldn’t be as much of an issue on Washington Road when the rain “comes down in buckets” again. County Drain Commissioner Carl Parks explained the…

Award created for Kaechele

Award created for Kaechele

By Chris Stevens Correspondent Mary Kaechele was shocked when during the graduation ceremony for the Clare Youth Police Academy July 20, it was announced an award had been created in…

Heat fails to stop Old Jack in Farwell

Heat fails to stop Old Jack in Farwell

By Steve Landon Correspondent Weather forecasters were calling for sunny skies and temperatures in upper 70’s to lower 80’s, perfect temperatures for a vintage snowmobile show in July Right? Wrong!…

Injection well raises concerns

Injection well  raises concerns

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A small group, concerned over an Environmental Protection Agency permit application from Muskegon Development Company of Mt. Pleasant to convert an existing oil production well to…

5 inducted in to Hall of Fame

5 inducted in to Hall of Fame

Five local people, four athletes and a Clare supporter were honored last week at the annual Hall of Fame awards in Clare. Shown here are (from left) 2006 graduate/athlete Brieann…

Farwell man charged with firing shotgun at another man

Farwell man charged with firing shotgun at another man

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Bradley Ahac-Bauer, 25 of Farwell was lodged in the Clare County Jail on assault charges July 12 for firing a shotgun at another man and hitting…

New roof for Dover Schoolhouse

New roof for Dover Schoolhouse

The old one-room Dover Schoolhouse has been a fixture in the county since 1876, first as a school serving children of nearby farm families and, since 1970, as a schoolhouse…

2017 Clare County Fair

2017 Clare County Fair

Everyone has fun when the fair rolls into town. Harrison is no exception this week with rides, games and animals everywhere. With only an occasional shower to dampen fair goers…

Budget negotiations to begin at county

By John Raffel Correspondent Clare County Commission chairwoman Karen Lipovsky acknowledged it’s been extremely quiet with commission matters lately. But that’s likely to change in upcoming weeks and months. “There’s…

Groundbreaking held for new facility

Groundbreaking held for new facility

By Pat Maurer Correspondent After a site plan is approved by the City, construction will begin on a new 40,000 square foot facility geared for independent living, assisted living and…

'