Three seek Dryden trustee seats

DRYDEN TWP. — Three candidates are vying for two trustee seats on the Dryden Township board. The field includes Carol English and Kim Klobucar, both incumbents, and Brian Hazen. All are Republicans. The top two vote-getters will each earn four-year terms. • • • • •...

Two in race for Dryden treasurer job

DRYDEN TWP. — Township voters will be tasked with selecting a new township treasurer in August. Heather Seidell and Sue Lowney, both Republicans, are seeking to succeed Carol Stone who’s opted to not seek re-election. Whoever secures the most votes in August will...

Indoor dining resumes

Area restaurants welcome customers after state’s COVID-19 restrictions lifted LaFonda’s grateful to customers IMLAY CITY — Salvador “Sal” Martinez is rolling out the red, green and white carpet for returning and new customers at La Fonda Mexican Kitchen at 430 E....

Appreciating our teachers

Dryden staff delivers gifts to educators DRYDEN — In honor of Teachers Appreciation Week, May 4-8, Dryden Community Schools’ Lori Hall shared how staff showed appreciation for their teachers over several days last week. “The Elementary Secretary, former Elementary...

‘Scrap Metal’ masterpieces

Hali discovers passion for turning scrap into artwork ATTICA — Hali O’Donnell has a gift for turning scrap metal into beautiful pieces of artwork. She didn’t always know that she was an artist. She started out on the path towards nursing before finding her passion for...