Police Chief, Fire Chief offer update on tragic fire

IMLAY CITY — During the second press conference in as many days, Police Chief Scott Pike reported Wednesday, Feb. 27, that a fourth child has died in the aftermath of Tuesday’s tragic fire at Maple Grove mobile home park. Pike said a 28-day-old girl, Keyairah...

UPDATED: Three children perish in mobile home blaze

Two other children and 1 adult in critical condition at hospitals IMLAY CITY — The community is mourning the loss of three young children in a mobile home fire in the early morning hours on Tuesday, Feb. 26, that leaves three other family members clinging to life in...

Icy breakthrough is taped on video

Ice fishermen help pull man from frigid waters LEXINGTON — Like he has on many other mid-winter weekends, Imlay City resident Ian Kempf headed out to the ice off Lexington Harbor last Saturday to catch some fish. But what Kempf witnessed and caught on video Saturday...

DDA seeks student art to adorn new banners

Downtown organization teams up with I.C. Schools to fill need IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and Imlay City Schools are again partnering for the purpose of enhancing the downtown business district. In addition to collaborating on a...

Still earning respect

World War II vet Howard Boomer’s service honored ALMONT — World War II veteran, Howard Boomer, received some welcome guests at his Almont home early last month. Boomer, 93, is currently under hospice care, but continues to lead his life as he always has—with a...