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Clarkston Fun Facts

  The Village of Clarkston is approximately one half square mile with 910 people. The surrounding area is technically Independence Township, with Clarkston still being the popular address for most residents.       In 2008, the HBO pilot for… (READ MORE)

Famous Residents of Clarkston

Dan Dickerson Known for his radio play-by-play broadcasting of the Tiger’s baseball games, Dickerson is a long-time Clarkston resident with his wife and two children. He first started with the Tigers in 2000 and is on his 15th season in… (READ MORE)

Clarkston Hot Spots

Pine Knob Ski Resort Settled just outside of downtown Clarkston, Pine Knob is a ski and snowboard resort with 17 runs, 6 chair lifts, and 4 tow ropes. Known for it’s snowmaking, Pine Knob is opens when snow sticks to… (READ MORE)

Village of Clarkston Home

  A mix between a modern town and a small town feel describes the Village of Clarkston. Located less than an hour from Detroit, Clarkston is a family oriented town that has a distinct history based on mills, automobiles, and the school… (READ MORE)

Village of Clarkston Citations

Clarkston Community Historical Society. 1989. Heritage: a pictorial history of Independence Township and the Village of Clarkston. Clarkston, Michigan. Clarkston Community Historical Society. The History of Clarkston and Independence Township. http://www.clarkstonhistorical.org/?page_id=38. Clarkston History. Clarkston’s History: A Synopsis. Independence Township Library. http://www.clarkstonhistory.info/history/chd/index.htm. Durant, Samuel W. 2005. History… (READ MORE)

Village of Clarkston Today

Today, the Village of Clarkston is still a small community, yet its location is within easy access to I-75 making the city very connected to nearby cities. The public school district in Clarkston includes one high school, one junior high… (READ MORE)