Almont opts for late start to school year

School Board postpones start of classes until Mon., Aug. 31 ALMONT — The Almont Board of Education decided on Wednesday (Aug. 19) to postpone the start of the 2020-2021 school year until Monday, Aug. 31. The postponement alligns the Almont district with school start...

Police seek tips on impersonator

LAPEER COUNTY — Metamora Township Police are asking the public for tips or information regarding a possible police impersonator. According to a press release from their office, a 22 year-old male reported that someone, appearing to be an officer, initiated a traffic...

Imlay City delays school start by one week

Large virtual enrollment pushes first day to August 31 IMLAY CITY — Imlay City students get to enjoy one more week of summer vacation. Last night at an emergency meeting, the school board gave the okay to move the first day of classes from August 24 to August 31....

COVID claims Lapeer County resident

Drive-up testing offered today at Capac Schools TRI-CITY AREA — Lapeer County’s total COVID-19 case count grew by 51 new cases in the past week and officials reported one additional death. As of Monday, August 10, Lapeer County had 395 confirmed and 232 recovered...

Lapeer County reports COVID death

LAPEER COUNTY — A resident in their 40s has died from COVID-19. The Lapeer County Health Department made the announcement on Thursday, August 6. Officials also reported the addition of 38 new positive cases since Monday. Health Department Director Kathy Haskins notes...

Voters approve ballot proposals in St. Clair County

ST. CLAIR COUNTY — Capac Schools’ Operating Millage renewal, plus two county-wide proposals, were supported by voters yesterday in the August 4 primary election. The schools’ millage passed by a 1,154 to 876 margin according to the unofficial results. Both St. Clair...