Local news for Chelsea area residents


Browse the latest Chelsea, Michigan headlines from all your favorite local news sources and social media. Click to read the full story at the source, and explore more from The City of Chelsea offices, Chelsea Update, The Sun Times News, and of course chelseamich.com. This page is updated daily.

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City of Chelsea Water Supply PFAS Test Results - NOT DETECTED

Friday September 21st, 2018

Click  here   to read the report from the Department of Environmental Quality regarding recent PFAS test results of the City's water supply.  The results show no detection of PFAS.

Walk Bike Drive Safe

Tuesday August 28th, 2018

According to the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG), 30 percent of all traffic fatalities in Southeast Michigan involve pedestrian and bicycle accidents.  SEMCOG has put out some ...

Bicycle and Pedestrian Travel

Friday August 10th, 2018

Learn about all bicycle and pedestrian planning in Southeast Michigan, including the regional plan, community technical assessments and links to safety information.   ...

Chelsea Update - News from Chelsea, Michigan

Chelsea Update is an online news source published by Lisa Allmendinger, Chelsea resident and journalist. Read more on chelseaupdate.com.

New Chelsea School Board members sworn in, officers elected

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 Lisa Allmendinger

By Crystal Hayduk Jason Eyster and Keri Poulter accepted the oath of office at the Chelsea School District Board of Education’s meeting on Jan. 14. The two new board members were elected to six-year ...

Lima Board considers site location for new township hall

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 Lisa Allmendinger

By Lisa Carolin Where exactly to construct a new township hall building is one of the questions facing the Lima Township Board. At its Jan. 14 meeting, Paul Montagno, a planner from Carlisle/Wortman Associates, ...

Chelsea High School Bowling Team holding returnable bottle and can drive

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 Lisa Allmendinger

The Chelsea High School Bowling Team is holding a bottle and can drive to raise money for the team. The bowling team is not funded by the Chelsea School District or the Chelsea Athletic Boosters. ... Read ...

Jan. 20: ‘Wildlife of the Americas’ program at the Discovery Center

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 Lisa Allmendinger

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Kathy Claflin for the information in this story and the Waterloo Natural History Association for sponsoring it.) On Sunday, Jan. 20, from 2-3 p.m., learn about animals ...

Chelsea Aquatic Club winter swim session beings this week

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 Lisa Allmendinger

The Sun Times News - News from Chelsea, Michigan

The Sun Times News is a weekly newspaper covering news in Chelsea, Dexter, Pinckney, Stockbridge, and the surrounding areas. Read more thesuntimesnews.com.

Chelsea Boys Basketball Falls to Lincoln

Wednesday January 16th, 2019 Seth Kinker

By: Seth Kinker, skinker@thesuntimesnews.com The Chelsea Boys Basketball ...

Chelsea Girls Basketball Remains Undefeated

Tuesday January 15th, 2019 Seth Kinker

By: Seth Kinker, skinker@thesuntimesnews.com The Chelsea Bulldogs Girls basketball team, 8-0 (5-0), traveled to Lincoln on Jan. ...

New Dexter Elementary School Set to Open

Tuesday January 15th, 2019 Lonnie Huhman

By Lonnie Huhman, lhuhman@thesuntimesnews.com A new beginning for Dexter elementary students and staff is quickly approaching. ...

Dexter Schools’ Study Concerned About Pedestrian Safety

Tuesday January 15th, 2019 Lonnie Huhman

By Lonnie Huhman, lhuhman@thesuntimesnews.com The Dexter Community Schools traffic study of certain pedestrian ...

Dexter United Methodist Church Opens a New Chapter

Monday January 14th, 2019 Lonnie Huhman

By Lonnie Huhman, lhuhman@thesuntimesnews.com Dexter United Methodist Church welcomed the community in to celebrate the ...

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