Keihin Corp. merging with Honda and Hitachi

Capac plant manager sees benefits to ongoing merger CAPAC — Keihin Corporation, which includes the company’s Keihin Michigan Manufacturing LLC plant at 14898 Koehn Rd. in Capac, is in the process of merging with the Japanese companies, Honda Motor Co. and Hitachi Ltd....

Fire crews squelch Imlay fire

Four departments respond to reports of heavy smoke at JER Equip.   IMLAY CITY — At around 12:47 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11, Imlay City and Attica firefighters responded to reports of smoke at the JER Equipment company at 379 Second Street, west of Van Dyke (M-53)....

What’s in store for Almont in 2020?

Almont’s Village manager prepares for future growth ALMONT — All indicators suggest that the Village of Almont and its periphery, including the downtown district and potentially the industrial park, could be slated for growth in the coming years. With his eye on both...

Peltier leaves legacy

Almont Village loses devoted public servant   ALMONT — The community of Almont has lost a devoted public servant with the passing of Gary D. Peltier at his home Sunday, Dec. 29. Peltier, 61, had been a long-serving Almont Village Council member, having been...

I.C. Library, Dairy Queen predict January ‘Blizzard’

Ruth Hughes Library, Imlay City restaurant team up for promo   IMLAY CITY — So how do you prefer your blizzards? In the form of fluffy white precipitation falling from the sky? Or as an ice cream treat with toppings such as cookie pieces, brownies and candies —...