Locals take advantage of free COVID-19 tests in Imlay

Lapeer County Health Dept., volunteers at I.C. fairgrounds IMLAY CITY — A steady stream of cars rolled into the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds Tuesday (June 30) afternoon, whose occupants sought to be tested for the coronavirus. The free testing at the fairgrounds...

Virus concerns force change in traditional fair

Board scales back 2020 fair to youth exhibitors only IMLAY CITY — Because of continuing COVID-19 concerns and restrictions, the 2020 Eastern Michigan State Fair is being pared down to a per-day, youth exhibitor-only “Show & Go Showcase.” As a result, the 2020 Fair...

Muir Family opens new funeral home

Muir Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center is now open IMLAY TWP. —Muir family members, Debby, Christina, Richard and Carrie, are continuing their long tradition of serving local residents with the opening of their newest funeral home, Muir Funeral Home &...

Capac Schools bypass cuts

Board opts to use savings for 2020-2021 budget deficit CAPAC — The school board has opted to dip into their savings instead of making significant budget cuts for the coming school year. At their June 25 meeting, members approved proposed budgets that will result in...

Leven gets interview for manager job

Three to be invited for second round of interviews on July 8 IMLAY CITY — Marine City Manager Elaine Leven is the latest candidate to express interest in the now-vacant Imlay City manager’s position. Leven, who has served as Marine City’s manager since 2015, was...

Pop-up COVID testing offered in Imlay City

Lapeer County’s case count grows by 21; St. Clair County’s up by 30 in past week TRI-CITY AREA — Lapeer County’s COVID-19 case count continues to increase but not as sharply as in prior weeks. As of Monday, June 29, the Lapeer County Health Department was reporting...