Almont residents will not pay for water leak

Manager expects insurance will cover majority of costs ALMONT — Village residents will not incur additional water costs related to the recent underground water leak that affected about 25 homes and businesses in the vicinity of Bristol, Spring and Water streets. At...

Firefighters lead way to save lives

Imlay Firemen’s Assn. aims to get smoke detectors to residents of Maple Grove mobile home park IMLAY CITY — In the aftermath of the Feb. 26 fire that claimed the lives of four children, members of the Imlay City Firemen’s Association are taking steps to...

Investigation ongoing

Furnace problems, alternate heat sources ruled out as cause IMLAY CITY — Early reports that a faulty furnace, alternate heat source or space heater may have caused the Tues., Feb. 26 deadly fire at Maple Grove mobile home park proved to be erroneous. The early morning...

Almont cafe eyed as meeting place

‘Sippin’ in the Mitten’ seeks to fill void downtown ALMONT — New downtown building owner Dan Walker has announced that a local entrepreneur will open a coffee shop in the lower level at 102 South Main Street. Walker plans to move his own business,...

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...