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Bonds ready for sale, plans underway

Bonds ready for sale, plans underway

Major construction slated to begin in 2021, board approves purchase of 11 new buses   IMLAY CITY — Dirt won’t be turned for some of the bigger projects until 2021 but the wheels are now in motion for many of Imlay City Schools bond projects. Bid packages and...

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Capac Pharmacy closing its doors

Capac Pharmacy closing its doors

Owner says state of industry unsustainable for small store CAPAC — After more than two decades of filling prescriptions and meeting other medical needs for the local community, Capac Pharmacy at 136 N. Main St. closed its doors to the public yesterday, Tuesday, Feb....

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Family seeks justice for tragic death

Family seeks justice for tragic death

Craig Wagner’s mother wants prosecutor to issue a warrant   IMLAY CITY — There have still been no charges filed in the tragic death of Craig “Earl” Wagner; and his family members want to know why. Recently, Wagner’s mother Tamara Jurn started a petition demanding...

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Capac Pharmacy closing its doors

Owner says state of industry unsustainable for small store CAPAC — After more than two decades of filling prescriptions and meeting other medical needs for the local community, Capac Pharmacy at 136 N. Main St. will close its doors to the public on Tuesday, Feb. 4....

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Chamber award night drawing big response

Chamber award night drawing big response

Tickets are already sold out for Sat., Feb. 1 Gala event in Lum   IMLAY CITY — Imlay City Chamber of Commerce Director Shannon Hamel said tickets are no longer available for the annual Dinner-Dance and Awards Night at Castle Creek Golf Club on Saturday, Feb. 1....

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Magazine photos  in need of names

Magazine photos in need of names

Life photographers captured switchboard operators at work   IMLAY CITY — Can you hear me now? The Imlay City Historical Museum hopes our readers can help them identify the people and places pictured in these unique photos dating back to 1949. That’s the year a...

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LCEMS millage renewal moved to Aug. 4 ballot

  LAPEER COUNTY — Due to potentially confusing verbiage, the Lapeer County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) millage renewal has been moved to the Tuesday, Aug. 4 primary election ballot. The original proposal, a five year reduced millage rate of 0.8992 mill for...

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Coming to a school near you:  Vaccination clinics

Coming to a school near you: Vaccination clinics

State gives Lapeer County a $50,000 grant to bolster immunization rates   LAPEER COUNTY — With a sizeable financial boost from the state of Michigan, the Lapeer County Health Department is making plans for a flu vaccination blitz. Starting this week, health...

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Chamber names Rickard ‘Citizen  of the Year’

Chamber names Rickard ‘Citizen of the Year’

Tickets are still available for Sat., Feb. 1 Chamber Gala   IMLAY CITY — With the Imlay City Chamber of Commerce Dinner-Dance just days away, the Chamber Board has announced its award recipients in advance of the 2020 Gala at Castle Creek Golf Club on Saturday,...

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Imlay City VFW essay winner to state level

Imlay City VFW essay winner to state level

Hector Leon Ariza awarded 1st place at district contest IMLAY CITY — Imlay City Middle School student Hector Leon Ariza’s “Patriotic Pen” essay has earned him the right to represent Michigan’s 10th Congressional District in the Michigan VFW’s State Essay competition...

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