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Harrison man dies in semi crash

By Pat Maurer Correspondent David Kolp, 55, of Harrison died Tuesday after the tractor trailer he was driving left southbound US-131, and drove into trees alongside the roadway. The accident,…

Candidates tell why they are running

Candidates tell why they are running

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Candidates on the ballot were invited to send in their information and why they have chosen to run for election in Tuesday’s General Election. Following are…

Townsend, Wentworth vie for Johnson’s state representative seat

Townsend, Wentworth vie for Johnson’s state representative seat

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Republican Jason Wentworth and Democrat Robert Townsend will face off Tuesday in a race to fill the 97th District seat in Michigan’s Legislature and replace term-limited…

Many seats unopposed in township elections

By Pat Maurer Correspondent At the township level several seats are up for grabs in next Tuesday’s General Election, while many other are uncontested. Arthur Township – one race Three…

12 seek seats on Farwell BOE

12 seek seats on Farwell BOE

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Six of the seven Farwell Board of Education members are facing challenges for re-election in the November 8 General Election, now just ten days away. One…

First snowstorm cause of lost power

By Pat Maurer A snowstorm that began Wednesday afternoon and continued into the evening dropped a couple of inches of heavy, wet snow on Clare County and caused power outages…

Trick or Treat Hours

Trick or Treat Hours

Clare’s Halloween Trick or Treat hours have been set for 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday October 31, a change from last year. Farwell, Harrison, Coleman and Rosebush will also…

Wilson, Ledford vye to be sheriff

Wilson, Ledford vye to be sheriff

By Pat Maurer Correspondent John Wilson is seeking re-election November 8th to his third term, for four more years as Clare County Sheriff. He is facing a challenge for the…

Mayfield, Martin seek to be clerk

Mayfield, Martin seek to be clerk

Clare County Clerk Pamela Mayfield is also facing a challenger for her position as Clerk/Register of Deeds from Deputy Clerk/Register of Deeds Lori Martin. Mayfield is looking for a third…

Hit and run driver identified

By Pat Maurer Correspondent The man that (allegedly) hit a Farwell woman and left the scene October 9 has been identified, according to a recent release from Isabella County Sheriff…