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Commission hears new plan for old fire hall

Commission hears new plan for old fire hall

Third Street properties to be renovated, if Imlay officials approve   IMLAY CITY — Three city-owned parcels, located at 400 E. Third Street, are in the news once again. A new developer has expressed interest in purchasing all three properties—the old fire hall,...

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Two dedicated firefighters pass

Two dedicated firefighters pass

Bissett and Quinn gave countless hours to help others   TRI-CITY AREA — The Lapeer County fire service lost two dedicated men in the past few weeks, both from the Imlay City and Almont areas. Goodland Twp. Fire Chief Don Bissett, 70, of Imlay City passed away...

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Fairgrounds has a full calendar

Fairgrounds has a full calendar

EMSF 90 days away; plans and fine-tuning continue   IMLAY CITY — Don’t look now, but the Eastern Michigan State Fair is about 90 days away from taking over the fairgrounds property along S. Cedar Street in Imlay City. But before the 4-H projects move in, before...

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Treasury looks at reduced bond

Almont voters may be going to the polls for second try   ALMONT — The Almont school board was scheduled to meet for a work session and conduct a special meeting, both on April 16. According to agendas published on the school’s website, at the work shop session,...

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38th annual 4-H fundraiser Saturday

38th annual 4-H fundraiser Saturday

Popular club baskets to be judged and auctioned LAPEER CO. — The 38th Annual 4-H Fundraiser Auction Lapeer County 4-H will be held on Saturday April 13, 2024, at The Lapeer Center Building. The event is free and open to the public starting with a silent auction, doors...

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Little Miss Pageant Saturday

Little Miss Pageant Saturday

New winners to be crowned at IC Middle School   IMLAY CITY — New winners will be crowned at the annual Little Miss and Junior Miss pageants in Imlay City this weekend. Contestants were required to attend Imlay City schools in order to participate. Christian...

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Almont trims bond issue

Almont trims bond issue

Two proposals; field house and solar projects axed; August vote   ALMONT — District voters will be going back to the polls in August to once again consider a school bond issue. This time, the board appears to be leaning towards splitting the issue into two...

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Capac chips away at bond items

Capac chips away at bond items

FFA barn project breaks ground   CAPAC — Following the passing of a 2022 bond issue, work continues throughout the district, with many projects having been completed. According to the school’s website, among the projects completed thus far include: *The wooden...

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Imlay City holds public hearing on old car wash

Imlay City holds public hearing on old car wash

Metal roof support beams “in danger of collapse”   IMLAY CITY — Following a brief public hearing where they heard a report on the abandoned car wash on Van Dyke Rd. (S. Cedar), the Imlay City Commission has voted to move forward with legal steps to try and...

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IC Historical Museum opens Saturday

IC Historical Museum opens Saturday

Vintage cameras and photographs on display IMLAY CITY — The world speaks in 1,994 languages—but sees in only one, photography—the universal language. The Imlay City Historical Museum will open for the 2024 season on Saturday, April 6 showcasing the museum's collection...

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