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Amish Cook-Naming the Yoder's Baby

Time keeps marching faster than I can keep up with. I can hardly believe that I’m almost halfway through my waiting period or our little darling who is due in July. As of now, we don’t …

Harrison High School Students Request the Pleasure of Your Company at their performance of Dr. Edwina Jr.

Harrison High School Theatre is redefining etiquette lessons for the swingset set through its production of “Dear Edwina JR.,” featuring music by Zina Goldrich and a book and lyrics by …

Frostbite Winter Festival 2020

Welcome to Frostbite Winter Festival 2020!  Click on the photos for the complete schedule.    GET YOUR RAFFLE BUTTON! Brochures and buttons are available at the following …

MMC Cuts Ribbon on $13 Million Renovation Project

HARRISON – The Feb. 14 ribbon-cutting ceremony held at Mid Michigan College was more than the official completion of a project that was years in its planning, financing and construction. It was …
Local News
Drain Commissioner Provides Projects Update
HARRISON – Clare County Drain Commissioner Carl Parks addressed the January meeting of the Clare County Board of Commissioners …
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Harrison Alum Matt House to Coach at Superbowl LIV
And just like that Harrison roots for the Kansas City Chiefs in this year’s Superbowl LIV.   Harrison Community Schools …
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BOC Discusses County’s Financial Circumstance
HARRISON – Topics touched on during the Jan. 15 meeting of the Clare County Board of Commissioners were varied, but two of them …
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County to Interview for Interim Road Commissioners
HARRISON – Faced with a deadline for action, the Clare County Board of Commissioners discussed what its specific approach would …
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Harrison Man Arrested In Clare
On 01/21/2020 at approximately 7:20 p.m. Deputies from the Clare County Sheriff’s Office were on West 5th St. near Maple Rd.in …
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Sheriff John Wilson Announces He Will Run for Re-election
Clare County Sheriff John S. Wilson is pleased to announce that he will seek his fourth term as your Clare County Sheriff. Sheriff …
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Gladwin Man Bags Bobcat John Freier, left, and Adam Johnson reported this bobcat kill to Hunter’s Paradise in Meredith. They observed the cat on Sunday while hunting for coyotes in Sherman Township, Gladwin County. …
Hayes Continues Quest to Banish Blight HARRISON – Hayes Township has faced serious blight issues for years, and the battle to eliminate them is ongoing. As Hayes Township Supervisor Terry Acton has said multiple times, this problem …
Fundraising to Aid Community of Hope The Community of Hope, a program which provides clothing for anyone in need of it, was started in 2013 in the fellowship hall of Living Hope Lutheran Church, 2855 W. Cadillac Drive in Farwell. It …
Surrey House Work Targeted for Spring HARRISON – When the Harrison District Library’s board of directors settled on its April 2016 decision to purchase the historic Surrey House for use as the library’s new home, it was …
Clare County Community Foundation Grant to Support NMAC Mobile Unit Initiative HARRISON – The Northern Michigan Alliance for Children, a child advocacy center serving the children of Clare, Gladwin and Missaukee counties, has received a $10,000 grant endowed by the Clare …