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Name Our Park contest announced

The City of Clare Recreation Department is looking for a name for our new park and need your help!  The City of Clare’s newest Park will be located behind Tice’s…

MP man charged with Farwell CSC

MP man charged with Farwell CSC

By Pat Maurer Correspondent A 19-year-old Mt. Pleasant man, Hayden Ackerman, was arraigned last Friday on criminal sexual assault charges. A release from the Clare County Sheriff’s Office said deputies,…

Wentworth guilty of false report, disturbing peace

Wentworth guilty  of false report,  disturbing peace

By Pat Maurer Correspondent After a jury trial, Phillip Eugene Wentworth, Jr., 43 of Lake, was found guilty May 3rd of making a false report and disturbing the peace at…

Body found in Gladwin area lake

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Gladwin County deputies were called to investigate an empty 14-foot aluminum boat adrift in the middle of Lake Lancer in Butman Township May 9th. The person…

Shimmons named Hero in Education

Shimmons named  Hero in Education

Students, parents and teachers past and present at Farwell High School have known for years that Paul Shimmons is a hero in education; now the title is official. Shimmons, who…

Hammond named to Advisory Board

Hammond named to Advisory Board

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) has named Dr. Christine Hammond, president of Mid Michigan Community College, to its Presidential Advisory Board.  She joins 43 other college presidents from across the nation…

Farm market kicks off in Farwell

Farm market kicks off in Farwell

By Steve Landon Correspondent One sure fire sign spring has sprung is the opening of area farm markets like the Village of Farwell Farmers’ Market. On Saturday May 5th the…

Coleman pedestrian hit by car in downtown Clare

Coleman pedestrian hit by car in downtown Clare

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Amber Grandy, 41 of Coleman, was injured Tuesday when she was hit by a car in the crosswalk of the intersection of Fourth and McEwan in…

Allish sentenced

Allish  sentenced

By Pat Maurer Correspondent John Daniel Allish, 34 of Harrison, was sentenced by Judge Roy Mienk May 7th to from 75 months to 15 years in prison for criminal sexual…

Midland physician suspended

The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has suspended  the medical license of Midland physician Steven Michael Morris for numerous issues including financial fraud, substance abuse and failing to…