Grant helps serve those in isolation due to COVID-19

LAPEER COUNTY — The county’s health department has received grant funding to assist residents impacted by the coronavirus. The Lapeer County Community Foundation recently granted the county agency $4,000 to assist with what they refer to as “wrap-around” services for...

New COVID case counts in single digits locally

TRI-CITY AREA — For the first time in several weeks, both Lapeer and St. Clair county’s new COVID-19 case counts are in the single digits. As of Monday, Sept. 14, the Lapeer County Health Department reported just nine new cases in one week’s time. An additional death...

Former Dem runs as ‘write-in’ on Nov. 3rd

Kurt Hausauer sees himself as option to major parties LAPEER COUNTY — On the heels of his loss to fellow Democrat Jerry Tkach in the Aug. 4 82nd District House Primary election, Kurt Hausauer is abandoning party affiliation to run as a write-in Independent candidate...

City eyes renewal for street millage

Six-year levy proposal to appear on Nov. 3 ballot IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City Commission has decided to seek a six-year 2.462-mill renewal of its millage for street and sidewalk improvements. The renewal would run from 2021-2026 inclusive, with all money collected to...

Road projects make progress

LAPEER COUNTY — Existing and new road construction projects are underway this week. Look for crews on westbound I-69, just west of Lake Pleasant Road in Attica Township. This week, they’re due to close one lane of traffic to saw cut sections of the road and then...

More rail crossing repairs planned for area in Sept.

TRI-CITY AREA — Be prepared for more temporary road closures where they meet the railroad. As previously reported in the Tri-City Times, CN Rail crews have begun repairing several rail crossing in the Tri-City area. Last week, the Lapeer County Road Commission passed...