Four desire Goodland trustee seats

GOODLAND TWP. — Four candidates are in the running for two trustee positions on the township board. The ballot lists incumbents Mike Juip and Norm Tanis and challengers Bob Van Den Berg and Matthew Van Dyk. The top two vote getters will earn four-year terms on the...

Voters to narrow field for Congress

TRI-CITY AREA — Voters will narrow the field of candidates for Michigan’s 10th Congressional District in the August 4 primary election next week, whittling the field of five down to two. The top vote getter from each party will then face off on the November ballot....

Race on for trustee in Attica Township

ATTICA TWP. — Voters will choose two candidates to serve as trustees from a field of five hopefuls in next week’s primary election. The field includes incumbent Richard Lacey, current clerk Nancy Herpolsheimer and newcomers Diane Malczewski, Mark Ochadleus and William...

Kyte, Mason face off for Attica treasurer post

ATTICA TWP. — Pam Mason is looking to retain her seat as the township’s treasurer in the August 4 primary election. Her challenger is Mellisa Kyte. Both are Republicans. The top vote-getter will earn a four-year term on the board. • • • • • Mellisa Kyte said she’s...

Counties’ new COVID-19 cases in double digits

TRI-CITY AREA — On Monday, Lapeer County’s COVID-19 case count surpassed 300. In the past week, there have been 40 new confirmed cases and that pushes the total number to 319. As of Monday, there were 73 probable and 213 recovered cases. The county’s death count...