Berlin residents speak out against dollar store

Hearing attendees not in favor of rezoning request or proposed business   BERLIN TWP. — More than 50 attended a public hearing on Thursday, May 20, to voice their opposition to a rezoning request from a developer hoping to build a Dollar General store in...

Spartan Day volunteers needed

IMLAY CITY — Volunteers are sought to help spruce up and repair athletic facilities. On Spartan Community Day, participants will converge on athletic fields to paint and make repairs. The event will take place Saturday, June 12 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Organizer Jessica...

Case numbers continue to improve

COVID deaths in Lapeer County drop more than half TRI-CITY AREA — COVID-19 numbers continue to improve. Both Lapeer and St. Clair counties once again saw the number of new cases and positive test rates decline in the past week. Lapeer County saw their number of virus...

Graduations going outdoors

Area 2021 commencement ceremonies will take place in districts’ sports stadiums TRI-CITY AREA — Local districts are making plans to celebrate their 2021 graduates this spring and many of those plans look different for the second year in a row because of the pandemic....

Kingsbrook catches up on water bill

ALMONT — Interim village manager Ian Kempf was able to deliver good news to both council members and Kingsbrook Estates residents at Tuesday’s, May 4, meeting. Kempf reported that the mobile home park’s owners had recently made payments to the village for past due...