Thousands celebrate outdoors

From wildlife to wigwams, ‘Weekend’ wows visitors   IMLAY CITY — Another Woods-N-Water News Outdoor Weekend is in the books. Sizeable crowds turned out for the three day event at the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds. Sunday marked the first time Marlette...

Expert to inform seniors of fraud, targeted scams

Ms. Mel Leonard of BBB to speak at Senior Center Sept. 13   IMLAY CITY — At 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13, the Imlay City Senior Center will host a guest speaker to inform and educate local seniors of scams and fraudulent activities that can negatively impact their...

Almont Heritage Fest to return Sept. 16-17

DDA director thanks sponsors for their abundant generosity   ALMONT — Almont DDA Director Kim Schall anticipates a banner year for the Almont Heritage Festival on Sept. 16-17. The annual community event kicks off at 10 a.m. on Friday with a pair of pre-activities...

Water main repaired

Normal operations expected by Sept. 21, elevated lead levels found in Imlay City   TRI-CITY AREA — Two weeks from now, on September 21, the Great Lake Water Authority (GLWA) believes their 120-inch water transmission line will have returned to normal operations....

Concert Choir prepping for Christmas concerts

LAPEER COUNTY — ’Tis the season for tuning up the voices for the holidays. The Lapeer County Concert Choir will resume Monday night rehearsals on Sept. 12 in preparation for their December 2022 Christmas concerts. Rehearsals will take place at Trinity United Methodist...