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Lisa Allmendinger on April 24th, 2017

The Board of Directors of Chelsea State Bank recently announced the promotion of David Schaible to president and Jessica Stubbs to chief financial officer of the bank. “It brings me great pleasure to announce these promotions,” stated Chelsea State Bank CEO John Mann. “As a third-generation Schaible, Dave has a rich historical link to our […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 24th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 23rd, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 22nd, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kayla Steinberg for the information in this story.) Publisher’s note: I’ve found two ticks crawling on me recently so they are out there. Please beware. Washtenaw County Public Health reminds residents that Lyme disease has been detected in Washtenaw County, and urges them to “fight the bite.” “We have […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 20th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Eric Swager for the information in this story.) Chelsea boys track and field won another tough meet 79-58 over arch rivals, Dexter. “They loaded the events up in an attempt to upset us, but we won several close events, and executed well enough to secure a victory and go […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 20th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Loren Thorburn for the information in this story.) Chelsea girls track and field came away with a big win against Dexter, 75-62. “We had a solid team effort across the board,” said coach Loren Thorburn, who added, “We had a number of personal and season records.” Standout performances: Sophomore […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 19th, 2017

David William Booth of Chelsea age 62, died at home with his family on a brilliant Easter Day, April 16, 2017. He died healthy in every way but for the early onset dementia that slowly wrested him from us over the last five years. Dave leaves us with an enduring legacy of his gleaming intelligence, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 18th, 2017

Dr. Wallace E. “Wally” Fusilier of Dexter, age 78, died Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Evangelical Home in Saline under the care of Arbor Hospice. He was born Aug. 17, 1938 in Detroit, the son of Dr. Oozman and Monica F. (Cook) Fusilier. Wally graduated from Clarkston High School in 1956, then signed up […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 17th, 2017

(Publisher’s note: Chelsea Police do not offer a program but recommend this one.) If you are interested in attending the summer 2017 Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Police Academy please complete the application and release forms (http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/sheriff/community/citizens-police-academy), then email them to Deputy Wion at wionj@ewashtenaw.org or fax to 734-794-2128 by April 28. All forms must […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 16th, 2017

By Tom Hodgson (Chelsea Update would like to welcome back Tom Hodgson and his very popular wildlife columns, and to thank the Waterloo Natural History Association for its sponsorship of wildlife programs at the Eddy Discovery Center.) Before the settlers arrived in the Chelsea area, most of the local upland terrain was covered with hardwood […]

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