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Serious Accident at 5th and McEwan

Clare City Police Press Release On 7-18-2024 at approximately 11:23 PM, a serious accident occurred at the intersection of 5th and McEwan in the City of Clare. A white Chevrolet SUV, traveling …

VFW 1075 Hosts Another Successful Car, Truck and Bike Show

By DIANNE ALWARD-BIERY Cleaver Senior Staff Writer HARRISON – This year’s VFW 1075 Car, Bike and Truck Show held Saturday, July 6, was once again participant rich, similar to …
Gary and Sheila Biggs and Molly in the newly remodeled ‘Studio A’ at the WKKM office.

WKKM-From Country King to Kings of Kings

By ANGELA KELLOGG-HENRY Cleaver Managing Editor HARRISON – WKKM, Harrison’s first radio station recently came back on the air after several years. Behind those new airwaves is …

St. Athanasius Lay Minister Heads Up Good Samaritan Program

By MEGAN BARRON Cleaver Guest Writer HARRISON – While the COVID-19 lockdowns brought forth challenging times for all, many staunch-hearted individuals took on roles of light within …
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Wildlife Pathway View
Webber’s Legacy: Worldwide Wildlife Collection Unveiled
By ETHAN WALLACE Cleaver Staff Writer CLARE – If you have ever been to Jay’s Sporting Goods, you’ve noticed the many taxidermy animals gracing their walls and displayed …
The Gilberts and their dog drop by to visit the Animal Shelter crew who helped to rescue their wayward dog. Pictured, from left, are Animal Control Director Bob Dodson, ACOs Tara Westphal and Paul Bradley, and Estela and Dave Gilbert.
Animal Shelter Rescues Another Evasive On-the-Lam Canine
By DIANNE ALWARD-BIERY Cleaver Senior Staff Writer HARRISON – It was a typical day for Dave and Estela Gilbert as, on May 5, they were southbound on U.S. 127 south of Mannsiding Road. …
Four Friends, Two Lucky Prize Drawings
By ANGELA KELLOGG-HENRY Cleaver Managing Editor The four lucky friends shown here won the Harrison Chamber and the Clare Chamber Queen of Hearts drawings last week. Their tickets were …
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Thank you to the Community of Harrison
To the People of the Community of Harrison I would like to thank everybody for their support and concern. I know I haven’t always been the best person to think about or help out, but I …
3rd Annual Car-Bike-Truck Show at VFW 1075
VFW Post 1075 will host its 3 rd Annual Car-Bike-Truck Show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 6. Registration will be from 8 a.m. to noon, followed by 2 p.m. 50/50, Silent Auction and Lotto Board …
This tower technician, pictured June 3, has the township’s best view as he works to secure mounting brackets on the new communications tower located on the north side of Hamilton Township Hall property. Skyway Towers out of Florida has leased that portion of the property, and its contracted customer will be Verizon.
Hamilton Sees Long-Awaited Cell Tower Materialize
By DIANNE ALWARD-BIERY Cleaver Senior Staff Writer HARRISON – This month, a project a year-and-a-half in the making became a reality when the Florida company Skyway Towers erected a …
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By MEGAN BARRON Cleaver Guest Writer HARRISON – Seasoned craft show vendors grasp the ardor and endurance that comes along with the lifestyle. The amount of time required to be in the …
MIDLAND, Mich. – A nationwide shortage of radiologists reported earlier this year by the American College of Radiology is hitting close to home as MyMichigan Health patients continue to see …
By MEGAN BARRON Cleaver Guest Writer HARRISON – Cars can be seen lining up as early as 3 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month at either the Clare County Fairgrounds or the Clare …
By DIANNE ALWARD-BIERY Cleaver Senior Staff Writer HARRISON – A truly special donation to the Harrison Youth Football was received May 30 at Larson Elementary School. On that day, …
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources encourages everyone to take advantage of “Three Free” Weekend – Saturday, June 8, and Sunday, June 9. It's two full days when Michigan …