Wendy Lange runs Polly Ann distance

Dryden long-distance runner covers the entire 36-mile trail DRYDEN — There are people who love to run distances, and then there are people who challenge themselves to run even farther. Dryden resident, Wendy Lange, who turned 55 on Saturday (Jan. 2), fits into both...

Ceremony marks start for performing arts center

IC Schools officially breaks ground for new facility made possible by ’19 bond IMLAY CITY — Site work for the district’s Performing Arts Center started several weeks ago but the project got it’s official start earlier this month when the Imlay City Schools Board of...

Vaccine campaigns begin

New virus cases drop but death figures remain steady, health officials report TRI-CITY AREA — The number of new COVID-19 cases continues to trend lower but, unfortunately, Lapeer and St. Clair counties’ weekly death numbers have not dropped. Between December 22-28, 11...

An honor to serve

Kempf concludes 20 years on county board IMLAY CITY — Ian Kempf’s 20 years serving as a Lapeer County commissioner came to a conclusion on December 17 when the board met for the last time in 2020. His fellow commissioners read and approved a resolution in honor of...

2020: A news year in review

COVID-19, community response dominate headlines TRI-CITY TIMES — As could be expected, there was no shortage of news in 2020, pandemic and otherwise. The following is a month-to-month list of some of the top stories from the past 12 months. January •Heavy rains cause...

Local parishes part of Archdiocese changes

Restructuring efforts to form 51 families for S.E. Michigan TRI-CITY AREA — Several local Catholic churches are among those to be part of a major restructuring process during the next two years starting in 2021 and continuing into 2022. On Dec. 9, the Catholic...