Teen gives vintage items new life

Izzy Aune creates, sells skateboards made from old skis IMLAY CITY — Twenty-twenty Imlay City High School graduate Izzy Aune is the proud creator of Bumfoot Longboards. Izzy searches out vintage water skis and turns them into unique longboard skateboards. Her hobby...

Council seeks second interview with finalist

Manager candidate withdraws from consideration, then reverses course ALMONT — The Almont Village Council has narrowed down their search for a new village manager. After reviewing eight applications, and interviewing their top three choices, the council voted 5-2 to...

Christmas in a time of COVID

Local families adapt to change, hold on to traditions TRI-CITY AREA — This Christmas might look a little different as families navigate the season with the threat of COVID-19 still looming. The Gawlas family of Attica plans to enjoy Christmas with their extended...

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....