High honors for Almont’s Sydney Torres

Alum named top female scholar at Oakland University ALMONT — Sydney Torres, 2017 Almont High School graduate, has capped the first step in her postsecondary career with a prestigious honor. Sydney received Oakland University’s (OU) highest student honor when she was...

Big crowd turns out for police forum

Tensions were high among speakers, commissioners IMLAY CITY — More than 200 people attended Thursday night’s community forum at the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds to discuss law enforcement services. The meeting lasted four and a half hours and no vote was taken...

Positive test rates continue to fall

First dose vaccines also available May 11 in Imlay City TRI-CITY AREA — COVID-19 statistics continue to show some improvement. Both Lapeer and St. Clair counties have seen their positive test rates continue to fall and the number of new cases per week has declined....

COVID spike slows

Second shots to be given at fairgrounds on May 11   TRI-CITY AREA — COVID-19 numbers are showing some improvement. Lapeer County saw their positive test rate fall by nearly half and they recorded fewer new cases and deaths as of April 19 than the week prior. St....

Babies in the barn

Capac FFA program welcomes newborn livestock, preparing for spring flower sales   CAPAC — There are baby animals in the barn and flowers in the greenhouse at Capac High School. These sure signs of spring are possible thanks to the FFA program. Chicks, baby...