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Ceremony marks start for performing arts center

Ceremony marks start for performing arts center

IC Schools officially breaks ground for new facility made possible by ’19 bond IMLAY CITY — Site work for the district’s Performing Arts Center started several weeks ago but the project got it’s official start earlier this month when the Imlay City Schools Board of...

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Vaccine campaigns begin

Vaccine campaigns begin

New virus cases drop but death figures remain steady, health officials report TRI-CITY AREA — The number of new COVID-19 cases continues to trend lower but, unfortunately, Lapeer and St. Clair counties’ weekly death numbers have not dropped. Between December 22-28, 11...

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An honor to serve

An honor to serve

Kempf concludes 20 years on county board IMLAY CITY — Ian Kempf’s 20 years serving as a Lapeer County commissioner came to a conclusion on December 17 when the board met for the last time in 2020. His fellow commissioners read and approved a resolution in honor of...

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2020: A news year in review

2020: A news year in review

COVID-19, community response dominate headlines TRI-CITY TIMES — As could be expected, there was no shortage of news in 2020, pandemic and otherwise. The following is a month-to-month list of some of the top stories from the past 12 months. January •Heavy rains cause...

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Local parishes part of Archdiocese changes

Local parishes part of Archdiocese changes

Restructuring efforts to form 51 families for S.E. Michigan TRI-CITY AREA — Several local Catholic churches are among those to be part of a major restructuring process during the next two years starting in 2021 and continuing into 2022. On Dec. 9, the Catholic...

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Capac debates holiday break length

Capac debates holiday break length

Board votes 5-2 to reaffirm classes resume January 4 CAPAC — District administrators had hoped that staff and students could delay their scheduled return to the classroom following the holidays, but a majority of school board members weren’t on board. At Thursday’s...

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Songs of the season

Songs of the season

Imlay City students share their talents, holiday music with holiday recordings IMLAY CITY — These aren’t your typical Christmas cards but their reach goes far beyond a single mailbox. This year, because live concerts aren’t a possibility, Imlay City Schools Director...

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Christmas in a time of COVID

Christmas in a time of COVID

Local families adapt to change, hold on to traditions TRI-CITY AREA — This Christmas might look a little different as families navigate the season with the threat of COVID-19 still looming. The Gawlas family of Attica plans to enjoy Christmas with their extended...

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History in print

History in print

Almont’s rich past detailed in ‘Remembrances’ book ALMONT — Looking for just the right gift for a local history buff? Then plan to reserve your copy of ‘Remembrances of Almont 2020’ today. The 356 page book is due to be delivered to author and Almont Historical...

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Steeple reinstalled at Goodland church

Steeple reinstalled at Goodland church

Iconic spiritual spire is back in place atop historic sanctuary GOODLAND TWP. — Members of Goodland Community Church are celebrating the reinstallation of the church’s towering steeple, which had sustained damage during a hail storm on April 7 that required repairs....

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