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Fatal Crash in Grant Township, Clare County

The Michigan State Police reported on July 11, 2019, at approximately 10:05 a.m., troopers from the Michigan State Police Mount Pleasant Post were dispatched to a vehicle crash involving three …

Dr. ‘G’ Cuts Ribbon on New Office

HARRISON – Friends, family, staff and community leaders gathered Monday, July 8 to witness Maureen Gierucki, DDS, as she cut the ribbon marking the official opening of her new dental office. …

Dollar General Now Open in Clare

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn – July 8, 2019 – Dollar General’s newest store at 303 W. Fifth St. in Clare is now open!  This new location will offer area residents a convenient new …

CCAC 9th Annual Art of Gardening Tour to Feature Auction

CLARE COUNTY– Earlier this spring, the Clare County Arts Council put out a call for donations of old ironing boards and for people to create art pieces from the boards. The CCAC requested the …
Local News
Clare cops celebrate 10 years of Cops & Doughnuts!
On Monday, July 1, the nine owners of Cops & Doughnuts will celebrate their 10-year investigation. In the spring of 2009, the …
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For the Love of an Old House
Gracing the landscape of a small town as long as it has, the “Hitchcock House” has intrigued a little part of everyone who …
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Michigan Sheriffs’ Association Partners with State Farm to Automate S.T.O.P.P.E.D. Program
Sheriffs Telling Our Parents and Promoting Educated Drivers (S.T.O.P.P.E.D.) is a voluntary program for parents who would like to be …
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Foreign Exchange Students Visit Harrison School Board
HARRISON – Five foreign exchange students who have been attending Harrison High School this year were present at the June 10 …
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Calendar Art Winners Share Water Wisdom
HARRISON – As part of its Wellhead Protection efforts, the City of Harrison conducts various presentations aimed at increasing …
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Road Commission Hears Complaints, Community Concern
HARRISON – The Clare County Road Commission’s June 5 board meeting saw a room filled nearly to capacity by visitors. The …
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More News
Vietnam War Statue Unveiled HARRISON – Over the course of only three years, the Veterans Freedom Park Committee managed to purchase and install three statues in the park: a Soldier’s Battlefield Cross, the World War …
Tea Raises Over $6K for Surrey House Renovation Project The first “Afternoon Tea with HDL” was a wonderful success raising more than $6,000 for the Surrey House Renovation Project Fund. The afternoon included tasty sandwiches, delicious …
New Veterans Services Director Settling In HARRISON – When Karl Hauser took on the position previously held by Renee Haley as the new Director of Veterans Affairs for Clare County last October, he had some seriously large professional …
Clare Co. Road Commission Places Engineer on Administrative Leave At it's regular meeting this morning the Clare County Road Commission voted after a three-hour closed session to place Road Commission Managing Director/Engineer Deepak Gupta on paid administrative …
Habitat Pig Roast a Resounding Success HARRISON – A hundred-plus people packed the room for the 7th Annual Clare County Habitat for Humanity Pig Roast held Saturday evening at the Harrison Moose Lodge. Attendance even spilled …