Almont voters to choose councilmembers

Five open seats on village board up for grabs Nov. 3 ALMONT — Voters in the Village of Almont have six candidates to choose from to fill five open seats on the Village Council. Three of the candidates will be appointed four-year terms, ending November, 2024 and two...

Fire millage renewal going before voters

One mill, five-year request ALMONT — The November 3 general election ballot for village and township residents will include a renewal request for the Almont Fire Department. The current levy for the department’s operation and maintenance purposes stands at one mill....

Graham, Thiemkey in running for council president

DRYDEN — There’s a two-person race for the village’s Council President job. The candidates are incumbent Elizabeth Thiemkey and challenger Alen Graham. Whoever gets the most voters will earn a four-year term. • • • Alen Graham said he’s running for the opportunity to...

Five candidates seek board seats in Almont

Three, six-year terms to be decided in Nov. ALMONT — Voters will have five candidates to choose from for three open seats on the Almont Board of Education. Current members whose terms are expiring include Paul Bowman, Jill Bowman-O’Neil and John Brzozowski. Of the...

Moratorium approved in Dryden Twp.

Board wants to address marijuana growing issues DRYDEN TWP. — At their Sept. 8 meeting the township board approved a marijuana moratorium with a 4-1 vote. Supervisor Tina Papineau said there’s concern about the number of individuals looking to move to Dryden Twp. in...