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Michigan State Police Identify Suspect and Victim in Marion Shooting

Shooting in the Village of MarionThe suspect in this incident has been identified as Dale Ervin Orvis, age 36, of Marion. He was arraignedon May 17, 2022 in Osceola District Court for Assault with a …

Amish Cook-Comforting Casserole For a Funeral

No matter how we try, it's impossible to avoid it altogether. Death is not naturally a pleasant part of life, and we avoid it at all costs. Still, it happens. This last week we've been face to …

Consumers Energy Searching for Landowners to Help Lead Michigan’s Clean Energy Transformation

JACKSON, Mich., May 9, 2022 – Consumers Energy today announced it wants to work with landowners and communities to identify locations for utility-scale solar power plants that will provide …

News from Your Sheriff- May 2022

 Finally, some nice temperatures and sun for us. It seems like it has been a long cold spring. I want to congratulate or newest graduate of the Kirtland Police Academy, Deputy Zach Noble. …
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Harrison’s ‘North Woods’ Perfect Place for ‘Forge’
HARRISON – David McConnell and his wife, Rebecca, are new Harrison residents, but David is not a stranger to some. McConnell was …
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Ribbon Cut on Phelps Nature Trail
HARRISON – A special Harrison project was officially completed Monday, May 2 with the ribbon-cutting ceremony which marked the …
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BOE Selects Superintendent Candidate to Lead District Forward
HARRISON – It has been an eventful week for the Harrison Community Schools District, as it pursued finding the right candidate …
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Prosecutor’s Office Kicks Off First National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with Walk/Vigil
HARRISON – On Sunday, April 24, more than 30 participants came out to mark the inaugural National Crime Victims’ Rights …
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Amish Cook-Gloria Returns
Gloria Returns THE AMISH COOK BY GLORIA YODER Dearest friends across the board, thank you for all your love and support these …
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Letter to the Editor-Physician Takes Issue With Legal ‘Marijuana Shops’
My name is Dr. Brenda Harshman, D.O., a retired Internal Medicine physician who has practiced Primary Care Internal Medicine in Clare …
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Volunteers Give Veterans Freedom Park Spring Sprucing HARRISON – The annual gardening cleanup at Veterans Freedom Park in Harrison took place Saturday, April 23, on what had to be the warmest day so far this Spring. Master Gardener Deb Mason …
MyMichigan Health Offering Free School Sports Physicals MT. PLEASANT, Mich. – The Michigan High School Athletics Association (MHSAA) requires pre-participation sports physicals for students in 5th grade or higher who wish to participate in school …
Clare Man Killed in Collision with Ambulance Clare County Sheriff’s Dept Release On 4/23/2022 at 6:59 p.m., Clare County Central Dispatch received radio traffic of a vehicle running a stop sign and colliding with a Mobile Medical …
Grammar Guy-There’s a splinter in your word It’s the time of year when we get outside and curse at weeds. Yes, it’s spring, which means I’ll be refusing garden gloves in favor of the feeling of dark, rich terra firma …
HCS to Implement Hive Remediation Program HARRISON – Exchange students at Harrison High School this year are Carlotta Postigo Del Ser of Spain, Merja Sarholz of Germany, and Kerem Turkus of Turkey. Postigo Del Ser and Sarholz visited …