Terminations continue at Keihin plant

Full cessation of operations is expected by mid-June   CAPAC — Another round of employee terminations is taking place at the Keihin Michigan Manufacturing (KMM) plant in Capac. The terminations at the plant at 14898 Koehn Rd. are consistent with previous actions...

WinterFest returns to Seven Ponds

DRYDEN TWP. — WinterFest is scheduled to take place at Seven Ponds Nature Center this Saturday, January 30, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day will be full of outdoor activities, including pre-packaged s’mores kits to roast over a fire, pond dipping, lawn games, ice...

Little pigs come to Capac

FFA instructor expands livestock program, plans for year-round use of greenhouse CAPAC — Chickens, rabbits and soon—pigs. This school year Capac’s FFA program will be expanding their hands-on projects to include two sows and eventually, piglets. This spring, students...

Future of old I.C. fire hall in limbo

Options include year-round market or site for restaurant IMLAY CITY — Plans for future use of the old Imlay City fire hall at 338 East Third Street remain in limbo following Tuesday’s (Jan. 19) city commission meeting. After a series of delays, the fire department...

Residents speak out against RV park plans

Imlay Twp. Board, in 3-2 vote, denies special land use request from developers IMLAY TWP. — Last week the Imlay Township Board voted to deny a special land use permit submitted by the developers of a proposed RV park on Bowman Road. Preliminary plans for the Sundance...

MDOT forging ahead with projects on I-69

Agency delays 2021 plans to resurface M-53 in Imlay City, pushes work to 2026 TRI-CITY AREA — Some of the preliminary work for two 2021 projects on I-69 is already underway. Last week bids were let for a six-plus mile long project in St. Clair County stretching from...