Gretchen Whitmer

Governor candidate Gretchen Whitmer, left, visited Buckeye Township on Wednesday, May 9. 

GLADWIN COUNTY – Michigan Governor candidate Gretchen Whitmer made a swing through mid-Michigan last week and stopped Wednesday at the Buckeye Township hall where she met with an enthusiastic group of supporters and answered questions about her candidacy.

The former Michigan Legislative Democratic Leader was introduced to the large gathering by Gladwin County Democratic Party (GCDP) Chair Kathy Wilton.

The GCDP will meet Tuesday, May 22, in the banquet room of Mario’s Mexican Restaurant in Gladwin for dinner on your own and lively conversation starting at 5:30 p.m. followed by the call-to-order at 6:30 p.m. 

The local Dems meet regularly at the same time and place on the fourth Tuesday of each month.

Contact the party at or by mail at P.O. Box 523, Gladwin, MI  48624. 

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