Graham, Thiemkey in running for council president

DRYDEN — There’s a two-person race for the village’s Council President job. The candidates are incumbent Elizabeth Thiemkey and challenger Alen Graham. Whoever gets the most voters will earn a four-year term. • • • Alen Graham said he’s running for the opportunity to...

Fuller opposes Wiley for S.C.C. Drain post

ST. CLAIR COUNTY — St. Clair County Drain Commissioner Bob Wiley is facing a challenge from someone uniquely familiar with the job he currently holds. On Nov. 3, Wiley, a Republican, will be opposed by Yale Democrat Fred Fuller, who previously served three terms as...

Five candidates seek board seats in Almont

Three, six-year terms to be decided in Nov. ALMONT — Voters will have five candidates to choose from for three open seats on the Almont Board of Education. Current members whose terms are expiring include Paul Bowman, Jill Bowman-O’Neil and John Brzozowski. Of the...

Library renewal on ballot in Goodland

Request seeks to extend current millage GOODLAND TWP. — For the second time this year, township voters will be asked to consider a library funding ballot request. The November 3 general election ballot includes a proposal to renew the existing .8777 mills for a period...

Lapeer County Animal Control seeks support

Nov. 3 ballot request would fund agency for five years LAPEER COUNTY — A proposal to approve a 0.20-mill levy to fund Lapeer County Animal Control for five years will appear on the Tues., Nov. 3 election ballot. Two-tenths of a mill is the equivalent of 20 cents for...

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...