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Letter to the Editor- How important is party affiliation for a local election?

For well-informed voters, party affiliation does NOT define a candidate. Despite the current political climate, we need to look beyond the political party and examine more important matters such as …

Harrison Eagles Club Cleaning Up and Moving Forward

It’s hard not feel like a fascinated child at a construction site as you watch Cody Beemer of Beemer’s Sand and Gravel use his dexterity with a large excavator and clean up what remains …
Digital Content

Michigan Department of State launches Partners in Democracy page promoting voter engagement, turnout

The Michigan Department of State (MDOS) announced the launch of its Partners in Democracy web page today to provide information on statewide and national organizations joining in the work of engaging …

Historical Society Presents Displays

CCHS member, Jon H. Ringelberg, presented displays of the Clare County Sheriffs, Treasurers, and Drain Commissioners to be hung in their offices.   The display of the Clare County Surveyors …
Local News
Minor Injuries in Two-Car Crash on Beaverton Road
At 4:21 p.m. on September 4 Clare County Central Dispatch received a report of two vehicle motor vehicle accident with injuries at the …
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Letter to the Editor -Reader objects to in-person classes
I find it amazing that six of our seven school board members would vote to send our students back to school in person during a …
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Case Arrested on Methamphetamine Charges
On 09/03/20 at approximately 12:15 p.m. Clare County Central Dispatch received a from a property owner requesting a check of his …
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Harrison Man Arrested on Multiple Charges
Clare County Sheriff Release On, Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 at approximately 5:30 p.m., Clare County Sheriff’s Department …
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Two Lake Men Arrested Day After Shooting Incident in Surrey Twp
Justin Brian Baker, 24, and Connor McFalls, 21, both of Lake, are facing charges stemming from an investigation that began with a …
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Hayes Meeting Convenes Al Fresco
HARRISON – Responding to the re-institution of the mandated maximum of 10 people at indoor meetings, the Hayes Township Board …
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Seeking Information for the Farwell Museum The Farwell Museum has received a concrete slab that was a part of the Lochabar School. It was not a cornerstone. It was in the center of the front above the window. It is inscribed “Lochabar …
District 6 Primary Results to Stand HARRISON – The extremely close Aug. 4 Primary Election vote count between Republicans David Hoefling, incumbent District 6 county commissioner (220 votes), and challenger Bronwyn Asplund-Walsh …
Cullen Celebrates 25 Years with Dreyer Hovey & Post August 2020 marked Angie Cullen’s 25th work anniversary at the Harrison law firm Dreyer Hovey & Post, PLLC.  Twenty-five years makes Cullen the longest serving employee at the firm, …
Grammar Guy-Rating the OED’s newest additions to the dictionary Rating the OED’s newest additions to the dictionary Did you know that hundreds of words get added to dictionaries every year? If that fact surprised you, well, buckle up, buttercup, because …
Michigan National Guard to Assist with No-Cost Community COVID-19 Testing in Five Communities This Weekend Michigan National Guard to Assist with No-Cost Community COVID-19 Testing in Five Communities This Weekend LANSING, MICH. The Michigan National Guard will continue its partnership with the …