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Let the water flow

Let the water flow

Repairs to broken water main completed; safe water delivery is restored to the area   TRI-CITY AREA — The broken Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) water main has been repaired and normal water operations have been restored throughout the area. The 10-foot-wide...

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Classic cars converge on Capac this Sunday

Classic cars converge on Capac this Sunday

CAPAC — Downtown Capac will be the destination for classic car enthusiasts this Sunday, Sept. 25. That’s when the 2022 Scholz Autofest, marking its 28th year, will draw vintage vehicle owners and admirers. Hours for the car and truck show are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Event...

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City continues testing water

City continues testing water

Scope of flushing process pushes normal operations date for GLWA line into October   IMLAY CITY — Out of an abundance of caution, the State of Michigan is continuing to provide water filters to Imlay City residents still concerned about the quality of the city’s...

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Charges issued in massage parlor raid

Charges issued in massage parlor raid

Couple faces multiple counts for operating house of prostitution   IMLAY CITY — An Imlay City couple has been arrested and charged with operating a criminal enterprise and house of prostitution. Imlay City Police Chief Brett Selby reported Thursday that Imlay...

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Council approves tax exemption for Axiom

Council approves tax exemption for Axiom

Injection molding company pledges investment, plans to start hiring in 2023   CAPAC — At their Monday night meeting, the village council voted unanimously to approve a tax abatement for Axiom Engineered Systems, the soon-to-be occupants of the former Keihin...

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Thousands celebrate outdoors

Thousands celebrate outdoors

From wildlife to wigwams, ‘Weekend’ wows visitors   IMLAY CITY — Another Woods-N-Water News Outdoor Weekend is in the books. Sizeable crowds turned out for the three day event at the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds. Sunday marked the first time Marlette...

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Get prepared at Saturday’s expo

Get prepared at Saturday’s expo

New event at fairgrounds seeks to inform, equip public for emergencies   IMLAY CITY — This Saturday, Sept. 17, the Great Lakes Emergency Preparedness Expo will be making its debut at the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m....

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Proposed abatement details being finalized

Proposed abatement details being finalized

Public hearing for Axiom’s request to be held at Sept. 19 council meeting   CAPAC — A public hearing will be held at the next village council meeting regarding a proposed industrial facilities tax exemption for Axiom Engineered Systems. Village Manager Travis...

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Outdoor Weekend marks 36th year

Outdoor Weekend marks 36th year

Show runs Friday-Sunday at fairgrounds   IMLAY CITY — The 36th Annual Woods-N-Water News Outdoor Weekend returns this weekend to the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds. The show opens at 3 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 9 and runs through Sunday, Sept. 11. “We have...

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