Accident claims Attica man’s life

Truck collides with stopped school bus on Bowers Rd. ATTICA TWP. — A 64-year-old Attica Township man died Wednesday, October 9, after colliding with a stopped school bus. The Lapeer County Sheriff’s Office reported that Richard Gonda’s pickup truck struck the back of...

Church rings in 140 years with bell tower renovation

  IMLAY CITY — The bell tower at Imlay City United Methodist Church, 210 N. Almont Ave., is undergoing a makeover. This week, workers from Genesee Roofing began removing and replacing the bell tower’s deteriorating cedar shakes and decorative louvers. The church’s...

Fire originated in dryer vent

Fire marshals, ATF, Almont F.D. come to same conclusion on Smoke House fire   ALMONT TWP. — An investigation of last Friday’s (Oct. 4) fire that resulted in extensive damage to the Country Smoke House at 3294 Van Dyke, is being blamed on lint igniting in a...

Imlay City police using PT to patrol

Electric-powered unit popular among officers, city residents   IMLAY CITY — Why walk, bike or drive when you can be transported to your destination using an electric-powered, two-wheel, self-balancing personal transportation vehicle. In recent weeks, Imlay City...

Rains slow Capac Rd. construction process

Milling & paving of the roadway has begun in Village of Allenton BERLIN TWP. — Despite days of relentless rainfall, the ongoing Capac Road reconstruction project from Hough Rd. north to Tubspring Rd. is expected to be completed by mid-November. On Monday (Oct. 7),...

Read all about it in Dryden

Student newspaper connects and informs school community   DRYDEN — All that’s red and black gets covered in The Dryden Red and Black, Dryden Jr./Sr. High School’s student newspaper. The three-year-old publication is delivered to email inboxes every Monday morning...