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Marion’s Ultimate Snowmobile

Marion’s Ultimate Snowmobile

Weather is news. No doubt about it. We talk about the weather. We complain about the weather. We worry about what may come our way and consult the latest forecast…

Presidential Salute Time

Monday is that great American holiday, President’s Day. It is the day set aside to honor America’s presidents, all of them, and to get a good deal on everything from…

Esther and Elvis

The Elvis Presley Estate just marked his birthday on January 8. The King was and is a majestic 81 years old. The two big markers of Elvis’ life always invite…

The Forgotten Blevins Street Girl

The last couple of years we lived on Blevins Street there was a small red and silver house trailer tucked away behind the pines between our house and Ettawageshiks, on…

Corwin Cash Store and Opera House ~ the rest of the story

Corwin Cash Store and Opera House ~ the rest of the story

Last week’s story about the Marion Area Historical Museum’s wish to construct a replica of the Corwin Building is in need of some clarification and details. Curator Donna Geyer is…

The Wonders of Winterfield ~ another piece of the quilt

The Winterfield Township Hall became one of the newest locations on the growing Clare County Quilt Trail this week. And ironically, a quilt block displayed here is the perfect place.…

Time to say Thanks

When I was a kid it was as sure as summer followed spring; the writing of thank you notes followed any gift receiving. It was a natural thing after Christmas…

Old News

Old News

News from our past has been a long running and popular item in the Marion Press, going back to the Marion Dispatch days when it was A Little Bit of…

Winterfield Light and Power part 2

Winterfield Light and Power part 2

Another week, another step closer to that wireless internet connection coming to the folks in Winterfield. This week’s progress includes the clearing of the Great Lakes Energy right-of-way and the…

Winterfield Steps into the New Millennium…Again

Winterfield Steps into the New Millennium…Again

By Julie Traynor The folks in Winterfield Township are preparing to take a big step into the 21st century in the next couple of months. This isn’t to say that we’ve…