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...

MC19 Relief answers call for help

Goodland’s Travis Fick launches effort to find, distribute supplies for those affected by COVID-19   GOODLAND TWP. — Travis Fick of Goodland Township was just looking for a way to help others at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in Michigan. Laid off from his...

County seeing more negative COVID-19 test results

Latest deaths among long-term care facility residents LAPEER COUNTY — The Health Department reports that Lapeer County has seen just four new COVID-19 cases in the past week but three more residents have died from complications of the disease. As of Monday, May 11,...