Woman trapped between floors at senior complex

I.C. firefighters called to apartments during outage   IMLAY CITY — Downed electrical wires and a subsequent power outage at the Bancroft Street senior apartments on July 5, resulted in a 98-year-old female resident being trapped in a stalled elevator. Imlay City...

Fred Lothrop recalls family’s long legacy

His property on Lothrop Road conjures up distant memories   GOODLAND TWP. — It’s not everyone that lives on a road named after himself and distant family members. For Fred Lothrop, residing on Lothrop Rd. has been a big part of his personal and family’s legacy....

Nichols, Howell vie for road commission term

Pair of Republicans on Aug. primary ballot   LAPEER COUNTY — A pair of familiar names will be vying for a six-year seat on the Lapeer County Road Commission in the Tues., Aug. 2 primary election. Current Road Commissioner Les Nichols is being challenged by fellow...

Gateway hosts July 19 Gas Giveaway

IMLAY CITY — Tired of high gas prices? Staff and volunteers at Gateway Assembly Church are coming to the rescue. On Tuesday, July 19, Gateway volunteers will be at the Imlay City Quickmart (546 N. Cedar St.), pumping free and discounted gasoline, cleaning windshields,...

Senior services important to elderly

Director Wendy Brown urges support for Aug. 2nd millage   LAPEER COUNTY — Wendy Brown, Lapeer County’s new Director of Senior Services, is ready to take on the important task of ensuring that the needs of older residents remain a priority. A 1999 graduate of...