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  MDHHS Updates Epidemic Order and Lifts Mask  Requirements for Outdoor Gatherings of Under 100 People

 Public health protocols relaxed for outdoor activities as more  Michiganders get vaccinated with safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine LANSING, MICH. The Michigan Department of Health and …

Felonious Assault Ends Peacefully

May 4, 2021 CLARE, MI. On May 3, 2021 troopers from the Mount Pleasant Post were dispatched to an address in Vernon Township of Isabella County for a Felonious Assault complaint. The victim reported …

County Airport Back on Front Burner…for now

HARRISON – Years ago, after much discussion regarding the value to the county of the Clare County Airport, review of costs for repair, as well as progress on a pilots’ lounge, a decision …

Lear Corp of Farwell Receives Impact Award

LANSING, MI (March 31, 2021)— Northeastern Michigan talent development and employment successes were among those celebrated by state leaders at the Michigan Works! Association Impact Awards …
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Road Works Begins in Harrison
NB/SB US-27 BR/M 61 (1st St) from Old County Farm Rd to Townline Lake Rd lane closed for construction. This is a MDOT …
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Early Season Hole-In-One at Devil’s Knob
It had just started to rain on April 8, 2021, when Adam Rousseau of Harrison, reached the second hole tee-off at Devil’s Knob. …
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Northbound US-127 ramps at Clare Welcome Center closed for paving and maintenance April 19
 The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will close the northbound US-127 ramps at the Clare Welcome Center to complete …
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Houghton Lake Man Pleads Guilty to Child Sex Crime Charges
LANSING – On April 7, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced that a Roscommon County man pleaded guilty to child sex …
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Mid Michigan Community Action Agency Conducts Community Needs Assessment
Mid Michigan Community Action Agency (Mid Michigan CAA) is conducting a comprehensive Community Needs Assessment (CNA) to determine …
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COVID Vaccination Readily Available In Clare & Neighboring Counties
SCHEDULE YOUR COVID-19 VACCINATION APPOINTMENT NOW Central Michigan District Health Department encourages all individuals, ages 16 …
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S&S Collision Expansion Makes Space for Bigger Vision Endings and new beginnings are happening on N. Clare Avenue, north of Harrison. For the Roy family it was an end to their family home when the house next to S&S Collision, which they purchased in …
Harrison Man Arrested for Meth & Firearms After 9-month old Tests Positive for Meth On 04/11/2021, The Clare County Sheriff’s Office investigated a complaint along with Clare County Child Protective Services in the Bertha Lake Area of Lincoln Township, regarding a 9 month old …
SCHEDULE YOUR COVID-19 VACCINATION APPOINTMENT  SCHEDULE YOUR COVID-19 VACCINATION APPOINTMENT  Central Michigan District Health Department encourages all individuals, ages 16 and above, who live, work or attend school in Arenac, Clare, …
Fundraising for Local McVicar After House Fire On March 28, a house fire completely destroyed the home of Dan McVicar on N. Clare Avenue. The home was also part of his business, Dan's Royal Pet Grooming. Dan was not home at the time, but he lost …
Hayes Talks Airport, COVID, and yup, Blight HARRISON – The March general meeting of the Hayes Township Board began as it has for the past few months, with no report – either written or in person – from any of the three county …