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Pandemic, power outages close schools

Statewide, instruction for grades 9-12 must be done remotely through Dec. 8 TRI-CITY AREA — Local school districts continue to deal with the ever-evolving COVID-19 situation. Per an epidemic order issued by the state on Sunday, all grade 9-12 instruction must move to...

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High school sports are on hold again

TRI-CITY AREA — The fall high school sports season has been put on hold again, just weeks before it was slated to finish. The Michigan High School Athletic Association has suspended its fall tournaments for girls’ volleyball, girls’ swimming and diving as well as...

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St. Clair County districts at highest risk level

CAPAC — On Tuesday morning, Capac Schools Superintendent Jeff Terpenning issued a letter to families noting that St. Clair County’s school districts are experiencing the highest risk level and could be required to pause in-person learning if new COVID-19 transmission...

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New COVID-19 cases continue to surge locally

Lapeer, St. Clair counties each report two more deaths in the past week   TRI-CITY AREA — The rapid rate of new COVID-19 cases continues to cause concern among local health officials. “As of Monday, November 9, the county is experiencing a record 9.5% positivity...

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Hodges wins judge race, Animal Control millage fails

LAPEER COUNTY — The votes have been tallied in Lapeer County. Challenger Mike Hodges has unseated incumbent Circuit Court Judge Byron Konschuh in a non-partisan race for a six-year term. Hodges received 23,687 votes to Konschuh’s 14,775. Incumbent 82nd District...

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Most local millage renewals approved

Goodland Library request falls short TRI-CITY AREA — In yesterday’s November 3 general election, voters were generally favorable to local renewal requests. Millage renewals in Imlay City, Almont, Capac and Lynn Township were easily approved. Imlay City's street and...

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Local Trick-or-Treat Hours

TRI-CITY AREA — It’s customary for local municipalities establish Trick or Treat hours for October 31. Here’s what’s planned: • Almont:  6:00 - 8:00 p.m. • Capac:  6:00 - 8:00 p.m. • Dryden: 5:00 - 8:00  p.m. • Imlay City: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

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AG charges Imlay City doctor with drug felonies

State alleges Madhu Subnani improperly prescribed medicine, altered patient charts IMLAY CITY — An Imlay City-area family physician has been charged with multiple felonies by the Michigan Attorney General. On Friday, Dana Nessel’s office announced that Dr. Madhu...

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