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Chelsea Area for Obama canvassing Saturday

Richard Dyer invites interested residents to meet at Biggby Coffee in southtown on Saturday, Aug. 4 at 3 p.m. to help canvass the area as part of Chelsea Area for Obama. He said the group would be out from 3-5 … Read more

Outdoor warning sirens test planned for Aug. 4 at noon

The Washtenaw County Emergency Operations Center will be conducting a test of  its 39 outdoor warning sirens on Saturday Aug. 4, at noon. There are three in Chelsea: one at the fairgrounds, one at Veterans Park and one at Washington … Read more

Fun Fair Facts: Behind the scenes at the fairgrounds

On Thursday evening, Aug. 3, fair board members were hard at work preparing the grounds and buildings for the 75th edition of the Chelsea Community Fair. Each year, fair board members discuss ways to make the fair even better than … Read more

Family Farm & Home opens doors in Chelsea Shopping Center

Family Farm & Home took down the ‘coming soon’ sign and replaced it with an open sign on Wednesday, Aug. 1, in the Chelsea Shopping Center. For the Michigan-based company, the Chelsea location is its 23rd site, said Bryan Solowczuk, … Read more

M-52 construction continues moving north

Road construction along M-52 continued its northern migration Wednesday in the Southtown area. The $4-million Michigan Department of Transportation resurfacing project began at the I-94 interchange with ramp reconstruction and includes utility upgrades, curb and gutter and sidewalk installation. Stretching … Read more