Bargen, Zender vie for county seat

LAPEER COUNTY — Come 2021, someone new will represent the Almont and Imlay City areas on the Lapeer County Board of Commissioners. That someone will be chosen by voters on August 4 in the primary election since candidates from only one party filed for the District...

McLellan, Tullio challenge Ochadleus in Attica Twp.

ATTICA TWP. — There’s a three-way race for the top spot on the township board. Incumbent Al Ochadleus hopes to earn another four-year term. His challengers are Austin McLellan and Tom Tullio. All three are Republicans and whoever gets the most votes in the August 4...

Voters to choose Almont Twp. trustees

ALMONT TWP. — Township residents will be asked to select four candidates to serve as board trustees on the Republican side of the August 4 ballot. The field of candidates numbers five—Rick Dodge, Randy Eschenburg, Gary Groesbeck, Steven Hoffa and Kimberly Streeter. •...

Duckert, Jostock seek road commission seat

LAPEER COUNTY — Imlay City’s Dale Duckert is looking to earn his fourth term on the Lapeer County Road Commission. His challenger is fellow Republican Terry Jostock of Lapeer. Whoever gets the most votes on August 4 will earn a four-year seat on the three-member...

Race on in Mussey for trustee seats

MUSSEY TWP. — Three candidates are seeking two trustee seats on the Mussey Township board. The field includes incumbents Bruce Downey and Monica Standel and challenger Jacob Nemecek. • • • • • Bruce Downey has served as a trustee for 30 years. He’s seeking re-election...

St. Clair County’s Drug Task Force millage up for renewal

ST. CLAIR COUNTY — One of two countywide proposals on the August 4 ballot is the Drug Task Force millage renewal. The request is for .5610 mills to continue to be levied for a period of four years, from 2020 through 2023. Funds are used for the operation of the task...