COVID impacts school calendars for Capac, Imlay City

TRI-CITY AREA — COVID-related issues have caused two school districts to amend their instructional plans for next week. At their meeting on Thursday night, the Capac School Board voted to move the Jr./Sr. High School to remote instruction next week, March 22-April 9,...

Hispanic Service Center to host vaccine program

Agency partners with Lapeer County Health Department IMLAY CITY — On Thursday, March 25, free COVID-19 vaccinations will be administered at the Hispanic Service Center for pre-registered Hispanic residents and others most impacted by the pandemic. Those interested in...

Oldest remain priority for vaccine

Eligibility expands but counties remain focused on adults 65-plus   TRI-CITY AREA — State officials have expanded eligibility requirements for the COVID-19 vaccine but local health departments say they’ll continue to prioritize individuals in prior immunization...

Updated COVID orders begin Friday

TRI-CITY AREA — Updated epidemic orders are due to take affect on Friday, March 5. Among them are increased capacity limits at businesses, the allowance of larger gatherings and resumption of visiting at residential care facilities. Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced...

Weather delays vaccine deliveries

Area Rite Aid pharmacies now administering COVID-19 shots TRI-CITY AREA — Last week’s snow events impacted local and statewide efforts to get residents vaccinated against COVID-19. On Friday, the Lapeer County Health Department received their weekly delivery of 1,000...

Weather delays vaccine shipments

Rite Aid pharmacies now administering shots TRI-CITY AREA — This week’s snow events have impacted local and statewide efforts to get residents vaccinated against COVID-19. On Thursday, the Lapeer County Health Department said they had not received their weekly...