Clare, MI

Shepherd police searching for home invasion suspect

SHEPHERD, Mich - Shepherd Police are searching for 47-year-old Joseph Ryan Kadlek from Sumner. Investigators say officers were dispatched to a home invasion that had just taken place at a residence in the 300 block of South Fourth Street in the Village of Shepherd. Police say Kadlek forced his way...
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Shepherd home invasion results in a 46-year-old man’s arrest

A 46-year-old man from Sumner was arrested, and will likely face multiple felony charges, after a home invasion in the Village of Shepherd. On Friday, June 24 at around 7 p.m., officers with the Shepherd Police Department were dispatched to a residence on the 300 block of South Fourth Street in the Village of Shepherd.
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Man facing felony charges following home invasion

SHEPHERD, Mich. (WNEM) - A Sumner man is in custody and is facing multiple felony charges following a home invasion where police say he robbed the homeowner at gunpoint. Joseph Ryan Kadlek was arrested around 5:00 a.m. Saturday morning according to the Shepherd Police Department. On Friday just after 7:00...

TMSG: Movie based on Michigan family now streaming

EVART, Mich. (WLNS) – Evart Michigan. Population 1,673. It’s the setting for the movie “Jerry and Marge Go Large.”. You may have heard about Jerry and Marge Selbee and Jerry’s winning formula. “I’ve always been good with numbers. Never been too good with words,” said Jerry....
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Jon’s Country Burgers celebrates 65th anniversary

Jon’s Country Burgers celebrates 65th anniversary with deals and prize opportunities. The drive-in restaurant at 1030 S. Mission Street has been a part of Mt. Pleasant since 1957. It serves burgers, fries, hot dogs and Coney dogs, sandwiches, and shakes among other diner food items. Jon’s Country Burger sees hundred of customers each week.

Hot Saturday with a rain chance late-evening/overnight

SAGINAW, Mich. (WNEM) - Our weather has been pleasant for most of this past workweek. If you’ve had any outdoor plans, graduation parties, or have been looking to get out to the beach, it has been nice! For our farmers and gardeners, any rain will surely be welcomed. The good news is that there is a chance of rain heading into the overnight, but showers will still be more sparse as they move through. Some may still completely miss any rain.

Amigo-Van Accident Fatal for Harrison Man

On June 22, at 1:03 p.m., Clare County Central Dispatch received a call of a car versus pedestrian personal injury traffic crash, within the intersection of First and Main Street in the City of Harrison, within Clare County. Responding deputies arrived and found that 70-year-old Kenneth Harbaugh of Harrison was riding his amigo west in the cross walk of First Street when he was struck by a 2000 Chevrolet Express van, being driven by a 21-year-old Harrison man that was making a left hand turn from Main Street onto North bound First Street. Mr. Harbaugh was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the van sustained no injuries as a result of the crash. The crash remains under investigation.

2022 Jack Pine Conference all-league softball team

It was a long time in the making for Gladwin softball. The Flying G’s, members of the Jack Pine Conference since 2003, brought home the program’s first JPC championship in 2022. Now, eight players who sparked that historic run are honored with all-Jack Pine Conference recognition. Gladwin features...

Rep. Moolenaar reacts to overturning of Roe v. Wade

Michigan Congressman John Moolenaar, a Republican from Midland, is calling the Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade one of the most wonderful days in the history of the country. Moolenaar says the decision will save millions of lives and he will do everything he can to make...

Midland's DAR donates to first-year Meridian teacher

The John Alden Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution in Midland held a community classroom collection this spring. The chosen recipient was Meridian Elementary School kindergarten teacher Mariah Broka, who just completed her first year of teaching.

What's Happening — June 25, 2022

This is a carousel. Use Next and Previous buttons to navigate. Editor’s note: If you have an event you would like to have included, please email the information to Reporter Victoria Ritter, Homestead Sunday: Bees and Pollination is set for 1-5 p.m. at Chippewa Nature Center. Discover the...

City Plans Annual Independence Day Celebration

June 24, 2022 –Midland’s Independence Day festivities are back with a bang – literally! Join City of Midland Parks and Recreation for live music, food and beverage vendors, and an awesome fireworks display on Monday, July 4 beginning at 8 p.m. on the west lawn outside Dow Diamond (825 E. Main Street).

Barley helps with dehumidifer

Editor's note: The Barley MacTavish Fund accepts letters from Midland county residents about themselves or other people, explaining why they need help and what they have tried to do about their problems. Write to Barley, care of the Midland Area Community Foundation, 76 Ashman Circle, Midland, MI 48640 or call 989-839-9661. Be sure to include a daytime telephone number and email address. Names of applicants are never published.
Midland Daily News

Parades, fireworks and more planned for July 4 weekend

MECOSTA — This year, there are a number of local activities for families to enjoy as they celebrate the annual holiday. Check out some of the events that will be happening around Mecosta and Osceola County during the holiday weekend and get prepped. Big Rapids. BR Jaycees: Light Up...