Public Notice: Independence Township, Nov. 3, 2020 Presidential Election

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE STATE GENERAL (PRESIDENTIAL) ELECTION TO BE HELD ON Tuesday, NOVEMBER 3, 2020 TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP: PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of the Charter Township of Independence, County of Oakland, who is not already registered, may register to vote at the […]

Public Notice: Independence Township Board of Trustees Minutes, Sept. 15, 2020

SYNOPSIS TAKEN BY THE TOWNSHIP BOARD THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE September 15, 2020 A. A virtual Regular/Budget Meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board was called to order at 6:01 p.m. B. The Pledge of Allegiance was given. C. ROLL CALL: Present: Kittle, Neubeck, Loughrin, Aliaga, Brown, Nallamothu, Ritchie Absent: None Also Present: […]

Public Notice: Pyramid Network Services

Notice is hereby given that Pyramid Network Services, LLC proposes to remove and replace nine existing antennas upon a water tower located at 9075 Big Lake Road, Clarkston, Oakland County, Michigan. Any interested party wishing to submit comments regarding the potential effects the proposed facilities may have on any historic property may do so by […]

Upcoming support groups cancelled

Wint’s Healing Hearts Grief Support Groups have been cancelled for the months of October and November due to public health concerns with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Scheduling for future dates will be updated on the Wint Funeral Home website at wintfuneralhome.com/aftercare once that information becomes available. For more information, call Wint Funeral Home at 248-625-5231 or […]

Bulah Anderson, 87

Bulah J. Anderson, of Clarkston, passed away September 18, 2020 at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Ozzie Anderson and life companion for 16 years of the late Donald Wells. Stepmother of late Sharon Hansen and late Arlene Ellen (Al) Bowers, sister of late Luella Richards, late Loretta (Bill) Martin, Arthur (Nancy) […]

Ruth Coulson, 84

Ruth D. Coulson, of Clarkston, passed away September 16, 2020 at the age of 84. Beloved wife of Ed for 56 years. Loving mother of James (Brenda) Coulson, Charles (Sandra) Coulson and Michael (Chagit) Coulson. Proud grandmother of Kelly, Amber, Courtney, Nikki, Chad, Ariel, and Matthew. Adored great-grandmother of six. Dear sister of Ann, Fred, […]

What ‘MATT’ers: You just can’t win

We’re almost to the fourth quarter of the craziness that is 2020. Yes, this year has been described with many words such as “unprecedented,” “scary,” “unfair,” and “a mess.” We’ve also added new words to our vocabulary like “quarantine,” “coronavirus,” “COVID,” and “virtual.” But what gets me hot under the collar is that as much […]

Parents, students stage rally, want to open Clarkston schools now

Parents, students stage rally, want to open Clarkston schools now

BY MATT MACKINDER Clarkston News Editor Just one week into Clarkston Community Schools starting the 2020-21 school year online due to COVID-19 precautions, concerned parents came together on Monday to stage a peaceful rally on Clarkston Road to prod the Clarkston Board of Education to consider opening the doors to district buildings. The demonstration began […]

Child care facility confirms COVID-19 case

In a letter dated September 11, 2020, and distributed September 14, Lil’ Peoples’ Place announced that a child in its facility in the Infant #2 room had tested positive for COVID-19. “This child has siblings in Preschool #2 and Kindergarten who have displayed symptoms but have not tested positive,” the letter reads. “While we are […]

COVID-19 Update – September 16, 2020

As of September 16, 2020, here are the reported number of COVID-19 cases, deaths and new cases in the past 30 days for the following ZIP codes: 48346: 201 cases (35 new), 10 deaths 48348: 232 cases (58 new), 4 deaths 48350: 52 cases (15 new), 2 deaths Source: oakgov.com/covid