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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 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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Lisa Allmendinger on April 11th, 2017

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) is warning everyone about recent ‘Can You Hear Me’ phone scams. Scam callers are trying to get victims to say the word “yes” during a call and later use a recording of the response to authorize unwanted charges on the victim’s utility or credit card account. According to complaints […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 8th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 13th, 2017

The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday. HAZARDOUS WEATHER * Light snow will overspread southeastern Michigan after 6 a.m. and continue throughout much of the day on Monday. * A widespread 2 to 4 inches is expected […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 9th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 4th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Dennis Rice for the information in this story.) By planting properly selected plants you can provide food and cover that will attract a variety of wildlife to your property. Evergreens provide good nesting cover for birds and thermal cover for larger animals. Cones from pines and spruces are an […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 25th, 2017

  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie Hubbard for the information in this story.) The Purple Rose Theatre Company celebrates its 100-play milestone by bringing back an audience favorite, “Vino Veritas,” by Detroit playwright David MacGregor. The play, which MacGregor describes as “a dark comedy about the truth—how some people need it to survive, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 30th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights, one of Michigan’s premier summer concert series, is accepting applications to be considered for this summer’s entertainment lineup. Auditions will be held Monday, March 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 128 Park St. in […]

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