City, Township enter new 3-year fire pact

IMLAY CITY — The City of Imlay City and Imlay Township have entered into a new contract to provide fire protection to township residents. The three-year agreement was unanimously (6-0) approved by city commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 17, and will take effect Jan. 1,...

DNR awards $150,000 for splash pad

  IMLAY CITY  — The City of Imlay City has been awarded a $150,000 grant toward construction of a $364,000 splash pad adjacent to the Alvin Norlin Memorial Pool. The funds for the water feature are being provided through a Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources...

Aubrey sweeps contest

Dryden student shares her vision for peace on earth in Lion’s poster competition   ALMONT/DRYDEN — A 13-year-old Dryden student has won the 2019 Michigan Lions Club Multiple District 11 “Peace Poster Contest.” Aubrey Weber, a 7th grader at Dryden Jr. High School,...

Truck hits railroad viaduct

CN Railroad engineer sent out to inspect 80 year-old Imlay structure IMLAY CITY — At around 1:45 p.m. on Thursday (Dec. 12), a northbound flatbed truck carrying a box van bound for a local recycling yard, struck the 13 foot, 7-inch CN Railroad viaduct on M-53, just...

Youatt cites urgency for fire hall progress

Manager wants to see outdoor work done before winter sets in IMLAY CITY — City Manager Tom Youatt said he had recently grown frustrated with the pace of construction at the city’s new fire hall on E. Borland Rd. He expressed as much at the Imlay City Commission’s...