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Plaque Commemorates County’s 150th Year Milestone

HARRISON – Clare County Historical Society members Jon Ringelberg and Lee Wixom visited the June 16 meeting of the Clare County Board of Commissioners, where they presented the board with a …

Clune Sentenced for Clare County Crimes

Clare County Prosecutor release Michael Richard Clune, of Houghton Lake, Michigan, pleaded guilty on April 27, 2021, to Criminal Sexual Conduct third Degree (Person 13-15), secnd or subsequent …

MARSP Clare County Chapter 2021 High School Scholarship Recipient

The Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel, Clare County Chapter donates one $400 scholarship on a yearly rotating basis to a graduating high school senior from Clare, Harrison or Farwell. …

Gypsy Moth Suppression Hits Snag

HARRISON – One relatively small insect – with a voracious appetite – has once again staged a ravenous attack on the forests and landscapes of Clare County. After years of struggling …
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Budd Lake Fishing Derby Sees Record Turnout
HARRISON – On the heels of a Friday storm that resulted in substantial power outages across the county, Saturday broke to be a …
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Clare County Farm Bureau Partners with Local Schools and Libraries, to Provide Resources
Clare County Farm Bureau’s mission is to, "Represent agriculture by providing information to all citizens about the importance …
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Amish Cook-Daniel's Daily Diary
Hi to all of you! I wonder how you all are doing? Hope fine! We are very blessed. We are just really enjoying these nice sunny …
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Registration Deadline Nears for Freedom Ride 2021
HARRISON – A great deal of fundraising effort has been done to enable the purchase of statues for Veterans Freedom Park in …
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CLARE COUNTY GYPSY MOTH SUPPRESSION PROGRAM
Last November, Clare County residents passed a millage for the suppression of the gypsy moth issue in the county. Since that time, the …
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CMDHD Offers COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics
Central Michigan District Health Department encourages all individuals, ages 12 and above, to schedule a first dose COVID-19 …
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UPDATE-STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING HOMICIDE MOUNT PLEASANT, MI.  On Sunday, June 6, 2021, at 3:15AM, troopers from the Michigan State Police Mount Pleasant Post responded to a residence on S. Isabella in reference to the report of a …
First case of hantavirus reported in Michigan LANSING, Mich. -- The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and the Washtenaw County Health Department are investigating the first confirmed human case of Sin Nombre hantavirus …
State Police Investigating Homocide in Mt. Pleasant MOUNT PLEASANT, MI.  On June 6, 2021 at 3:15 AM, troopers and detectives from the Mount Pleasant State Police Post were summoned to a residence on South Isabella Road, Union Township, Isabella …
Dry conditions mean fire danger is high or very high across much of northern Michigan  With high temperatures and limited rainfall expected for the next several days, fire danger is high or very high across much of northern Michigan. That means taking precautions to prevent …
Tamaracks Golf Course at 40 If you spend any amount of time at the Tamaracks Golf Course the laid-back vibe of the course and the family that run it make you want to stay a while. On my recent visit I spoke with Mike Hawkins …