Police searching for driver in deadly crash

BERLIN TWP. — A 49-year-old Capac man was killed in a two-vehicle head-on crash on Friday morning and police are still on the hunt for the driver of a second vehicle involved in the deadly incident. The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office reports that deputies were...

COVID-19 cases spike

Local agencies offer support to seasonal workers who tested positive for the virus LAPEER COUNTY — A localized outbreak of COVID-19 has been identified in the migrant worker population. In the past week, Lapeer County’s new virus cases have grown by 34 and, on Monday,...

State aid losses result in layoffs

District says bond projects will help cut future expenses IMLAY CITY — On Monday, school board members took action to lay off three teachers, eliminate two instructional aide positions and reduce the hours of a middle school counselor in anticipation of a state...

State reports West Nile virus identified in Lapeer County

Captive hawk represents first case of 2020 LAPEER COUNTY — State officials reported Friday morning that 2020’s first case of West Nile virus (WNV) has been identified in a captive hawk from Lapeer County. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services notes that...

Patriotic parade for WW2 veteran

Family, friends help Donald Dick mark 97th birthday ATTICA TWP. — Drive by birthday celebrations aren’t just for kids these days. On Saturday, family, friends and acquaintances paraded by Donald Dick’s Summers Road home to help the World War II veteran celebrate his...