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Thursday, June 21st, 2018


Retired School Personnel to meet for potluck

GLADWIN – The Gladwin County Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (MARSP/MEA-R) will meet Monday, June 25, 11:30… Read more

Historical village seeks volunteers

GLADWIN – Do you want to maintain the history of Gladwin County? The historical village and museum is in need of volunteers in order to kee… Read more

SVSU names Dean’s List students for winter semester

SAGINAW – More than 1,800 students from Saginaw Valley State University earned a spot on the winter 2018 semester Dean’s List. Read more

Entry now open for Precious Baby Contest

GLADWIN – Right to Life of Gladwin County will sponsor its fourteenth annual Precious Baby Contest for newborn through 24-month-old babies … Read more

Ministry in retirement – Miller returns from Liberia

GLADWIN – Rev. Duane Miller, a retired United Methodist pastor living in Gladwin, recently returned from a trip to Liberia, West Africa, on… Read more

Active shooter scenario prepares officers for the worst

GLADWIN – Area police officers participated in an active school shooter response training at Gladwin High School on Thursday, June 14. Offi… Read more

Five to vie for title of Miss Beaverton

BEAVERTON – Come out and watch these five girls compete for the coveted title of Miss Beaverton this Saturday, June 23, at the Beaverton Ac… Read more

Gladwin County Millage Information Night

GLADWIN COUNTY – The Gladwin County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Gladwin County Millage Information Night on June 27 at 7 p.m. in the K… Read more

Meet the Candidates Night in Gladwin

GLADWIN COUNTY – The Gladwin County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Meet Your Gladwin County Candidates Night, Monday, July 16, at 7 p.m. … Read more

Roberta Keast wins 2018 National Roadeo Championship

GLADWIN COUNTY – Gladwin County is now the home to the Community Transportation Association of America’s 2018 National Roadeo Champion, Rob… Read more


Gladwin girls basketball camp

GLADWIN – There will be a girl’s basketball camp June 25-29 at Gladwin Elementary School. The cost is $25.  Read more

Protecting History: 411-acre property protected along Tittabawassee River

MIDLAND – Situated just yards away from the back porch is a large patch of prime farmland that appears to be bare except for a small vegeta… Read more

New Dawn Shelter raises over $3500 at golf outing

GLADWIN – New Dawn Shelter in Gladwin raised $3,722 at a golf outing on Sunday, June 10, at Devil’s Knob Golf Course in Harrison. Teams com… Read more

Jam and jelly class for families July 9 at MSU Ext.

GLADWIN COUNTY – Save food dollars by preserving and eating local food.  Read more

Golf outing to raise money for United Way

FARWELL – What’s better than 18 holes of golf at one of this area’s finest courses? Knowing your golf game will raise money to support the … Read more

Gladwin co-ed youth soccer camp

GLADWIN – Gladwin High School will be holding a co-ed youth soccer camp July 23-27 for grades 3-12.  The cost is $45 and registration can b… Read more

Soccer post-season awards

Seven girls from the Gladwin varsity team made both All-Conference and All-District for the 2018 spring season: Sabrina Boylen, Rylie Mille… Read more

Sweat Shaker Mountain Bike Race happening soon

HARRISON – Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) hosts the ninth annual Sweat Shaker mountain bike race on Saturday, June 30, on the Harris… Read more

Bernard Barnes Memorial Tournament Champions

GLADWIN – Gladwin American Legion Post 171 successfully defended their crown at the Annual Bernard Barnes Memorial Baseball Invitational th… Read more


Urgent care, family medicine set to move to new location

GLADWIN – MidMichigan Urgent Care – Gladwin is moving to a new, more convenient location on Cedar Avenue (M-61). Beginning July 13, urgent … Read more

Flynn Lumber Do It Best Sweepstakes grand finale

GLADWIN – On June 1, Susan Brakora of Beaverton and Crystal Burr of Beaverton were chosen as the winners of the Flynn Lumber Do It Best $50… Read more

Stamas’ high school requirement flexibility bill sent to governor

LANSING – Sen. Jim Stamas’ legislation to give students more flexibility to meet the state’s high school graduation requirements is on its … Read more

Workshop for those interested in running for school board

GLADWIN/CLARE – If you’re considering running for your local school board, here’s your chance to learn what it’s all about. The Clare-Gladw… Read more

Heart Patients to benefit from Chemical Bank gift

MIDLAND – Chemical Bank has donated $50,000 to the MidMichigan Health Foundation to help build a premier Heart and Vascular Center on the c… Read more

Gladwin County democratic news

GLADWIN – The Democratic Tri-County Picnic to be hosted by the Arenac, Clare, and Gladwin County Dems in Beaverton’s Ross Lake Park from 11… Read more


First United Methodist Church welcomes new pastor

GLADWIN – Pastor Carmen Cook has been appointed to First United Methodist Church at 309 S. M-18 in Gladwin. Her first Sunday will be July 1… Read more

Free Community Dinner June 23

GLADWIN – Our Savior Lutheran Church will be hosting their monthly Community Dinner this Saturday, June 23, from 4-6:30 p.m. Menu includes … Read more

Cut the Grass!

As I settled into my “comfy chair” for a mid-afternoon nap, the sleep fairy came and made my eyes heavy, my breathing slowed down and my te… Read more

Four Generations

Four generations were brought together on April 13, 2018, in Florida. Lillian June Latham was born on Nov. 11, 2017 to her proud parents, M… Read more

Farmers Market upcoming events

GLADWIN – The Gladwin Farmers Market will be welcoming visitors once again this Saturday, June 23 at our State Street location, just north … Read more

Engagement – Latham-Jozefowicz

William Latham of Maryville, TN, and Melissa Kathryn-Marion Jozefowicz of Maryville, TN, formerly of Gladwin, would like to announce their … Read more

Gladwin’s Backpack Buddies Program has successful school year

GLADWIN – The Gladwin Backpack Buddies Program has been running strongly in the Gladwin schools for five years. Weekend nutrition has been … Read more

Jesus’ Family

Many of the people I work with want to refer to their biological parents as their “real” parents, even though their biological parents may … Read more

A chat with the writers

Hello fellow genealogists and researchers. Because we have no idea what to write about in this article, we are going to wing it and talk ab… Read more

Gladwin District Library news

GLADWIN COUNTY – Week one of the Summer Reading Program began June 18, but it is not too late to register. Week two begins next Monday, Jun… Read more