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Troopers from the MSP Mt. Pleasant Post are asking for your help to locate JADE LEE SACKETT

MISSING: Troopers from the MSP Mt. Pleasant Post are asking for your help to locate JADE LEE SACKETT, 17 yrs. old, 5'0", 90 lbs., blonde hair, blue eyes, tattoo on her left wrist and ankle. Last …

DNR will accept public comment on proposed Camp Grayling expansion through Feb. 8

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will continue to accept public comment through Wednesday, Feb. 8, on the National Guard’s proposed expansion of its Camp Grayling training facility …

Gov. Whitmer Encourages Michiganders to Check State Website for Unclaimed Assets or Property

LANSING, Mich. – Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer encouraged Michiganders to conduct a simple search online to see if they have any lost or abandoned property as a part of National Unclaimed …

Hayes Meeting a Mix of County, Fire, Elections, Development, More

HARRISON – The Hayes Township Board welcomed two visitors at its Jan. 16 meeting: Gabe Ambrozaitis, the township’s new county commissioner, along with Chris Damvelt, chief of the Harrison …
Local News
Clawson Woman Sentenced to 12 months/Restitution for Embezzlement from Sandy Shores Resort
Sandra Lee Rudenko, of Clawson, Michigan, plead guilty on September 20, 2022, to Embezzlement $50,000 or more but less than $100,000. She was sentenced by Judge Mienk on December 21, 2022, to serve …
Farwell Man Sentenced for Delivery/Manufacture of Methamphetamine
Mathew John Maxwell, of Farwell, Michigan, plead guilty on October 25, 2022, to Delivery/Manufacture Methamphetamine as a habitual 2nd offender. He was sentenced by Judge Mienk on January 18, 2023, …
Harrison Man Sentenced for Multiple Charges
Clare County Prosecutors Release Edwin Leon Perkins, II, of Harrison, Michigan, plead guilty on November 15, 2022, to Weapons – Firearms – Discharge in or at a Building; Malicious …
Search Continues for Missing Ogemaw County Woman
Ogemaw County Sheriff Dept Release On 01/17/2023 Sarah Elizabeth Burns, a 34-year old white female was reported missing. She was last seen on 01/09/2023 in the Prescott area where she had been …
BOE Hears of Robotics, District Data
HARRISON – The Jan 9 meeting of the Harrison Community Schools Board of Education began with the Pledge of Allegiance led by the Harrison Middle School Robotics students. As the first HCS …
Treasury: Individual Income Tax Season Begins on Jan. 23
LANSING, Mich. – Michigan taxpayers can begin to file state individual income tax returns on Jan. 23, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury. Individuals can file their state …
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 Clare County Prosecutor release Robert Joseph Presley Jr. plead guilty on April 26, 2022, to Assault with Intent to do great bodily harm less than murder as a habitual 3rd offender. This …
HARRISON – Visiting the December meeting of the Hayes Township Board was Clare County Road Commissioner Bill Simpson. He informed of a change in the CCRC’s regular meeting time, which …
HARRISON – The Clare County Board of Commissioners heard some especially good news when County Administrator Lori Phelps gave her report during the December BOC meeting. She began by noting …
EDENVILLE, Mich. - The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is hosting a public open house to discuss the planned permanent bridge construction on M-30 over the Tobacco River in …
We Kid You Not: GOAT Tops Inflection Point, Quiet Quitting, and Gaslighting As Greatest of All Time Words and Terms That Lake Superior State University Banishes for 2023 SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. …