Friday Apr 18
Lapeer County mud run adds twist with cross carry
"The whole idea behind dying on the cross was to forgive our sins," race organizer Michael O'Neill told The Flint Journal .
Lapeer County mud run adds unique twist -- carrying an 8-foot cross
A new Christian-themed mud run has added an unusual twist to the barbed wire and flames that have become commonplace at similar events.
Oil company wants mineral rights for 90-plus acres of Genesee County park land
Hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders might have to make way for a new activity at Richfield County and Holloway Regional parks: A company that's buying up mineral rights from private property owners all around eastern Genesee County is also interested oil and gas beneath the surface of 90 acres of land in the two parks, according to filings ... (more)
State of Michigan
M-24 public meeting scheduled in Lapeer
WHAT: The Michigan Department of Transportation invites the public to attend an informational meeting regarding proposed improvements on M-24 from south of I-69 to Nepessing Street, in the city of Lapeer and Lapeer Township, Lapeer County.
Townhall held to discuss fracking in Mid-Michigan
Fracking is a controversial issue. Oil and natural gas companies have approached Mid-Michigan landowners about acquiring land leases to potentially drill for oil and gas.
Lansing State Journal
Michigan House Envy: A mansion for humans and horses
At the north end of Lapeer County, this 44-acre estate holds not one, but two, houses to envy.