Helping wishes come true

Fair donations to fund Finn’s special trip IMLAY CITY — The generosity of fairgoers will help a local boy and his family enjoy a special trip. Last week, representatives from the Imlay City Eagles, Imlay City Fire Department and Eastern Michigan State Fair board...

Delays push back school year’s start in Imlay City

First bell to ring on Monday, August 30 IMLAY CITY — Construction delays will result in an extra week of summer vacation for Imlay City students. On Tuesday, August 10, district officials announced that the first day of classes for the 2021-22 school year will be...

Time capsule reveals an unrealized future

1970 projections foresaw a vastly different 150th year IMLAY CITY —Mementos from the past and predictions for the future comprised the 1970 time capsule unveiled on Saturday during Imlay City’s Sesquicentennial (150th birthday) celebration. Committee members gathered...

Virus transmission now “high” in Lapeer Co.

TRI-CITY AREA — Concerns over the latest jump in COVID-19 cases continue to rise among local health care officials. Kathy Haskins, Lapeer County Health Department Director, said that community transmission is now considered to be “high,” the top category for measuring...

Police discover body in Dryden Twp.

DRYDEN TWP. — On Thursday morning, the Dryden Township Police Department confirmed a body had been found in a small lake near Joe Mindelli’s home. In a release, police said that Michigan State Police Trooper Tyler Dougherty and his K9 partner Thor were searching in...