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Gold In The Water: Local Partners Band Together To Make Traverse City A Global Freshwater Leader

By Craig Manning | July 5, 2022

Fresh water is the new gold.

For years, experts have been predicting that eventually, clean, fresh water will take its place as the most valuable resource on the planet. Now a team of players from throughout and beyond the Grand Traverse region are banding together to pursue a shared mission: positioning Traverse City as the global epicenter for freshwater research. Those players – including Northwestern Michigan College (NMC), Discovery Center & Pier, Traverse Connect, 20Fathoms, and Michigan Technological University – have a grand vision of transforming Discovery Pier on West Grand Traverse Bay into an 85,000-square-foot, $60 million facility that would include not just a public pier, but also research ...

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Is The Cherry Capital At Risk Of Losing Its Global Crown?

Traverse City has long been known as the “Cherry Capital of the World.” The first National Cherry ...

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Mt. Holiday Eyeing $4 Million+ Capital Campaign, Improvements

A $4 million-plus capital campaign to eventually fund major property enhancements and renovations at Mt. Holiday is ...

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Hentschel’s Eligibility Challenged In County Commission Race Over Residency Questions

Two Grand Traverse County commission candidates – Republican Carol Crawford and Democrat Bruce Moore – have filed ...

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State Allocates $7 Million To Senior Center Rebuild

The State of Michigan has allocated $7 million in its budget to rebuild the Traverse City Senior ...

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"Sanctuary City," Interlochen Shakespeare Festival

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Eight Arrested In Grand Traverse County In Underage Solicitation Sting

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City, County Leaders To Consider Bond/Millage Plan To Fund Senior Center Rebuild

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Traverse City Man Arrested For Taking Part In January 6 Capitol Attack

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Boardman Lake Loop Trail Opens To Public Friday

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TC Light & Power Prepares For Citywide Fiber Expansion, New Service Center That Will Take Over Jewelry Store

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NMC Announces Tuition Hike

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Rotary Charities Announces 'Proactive' Grant Cycle To Address Top Community Needs

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TCAPS To Hire School Safety Liaison, Consider Outside Security Assessment

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Lights Out: Here’s What’s Behind The Recent Uptick In Local Traffic Light Outages

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Grants, Donations Bring New Accessibility To Interlochen Venues

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The Wind Beneath The Blue Angels' Wings

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Cast Iron Kitchen Coming To TC, Habibi Moving, Cut & Run Coffee/Coworking Space Opening; More Restaurant/Retail News

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City Settles With Peninsula Place Developer; Petitions Circulating To Repeal Proposal 3

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50,000 Pounds Of Pie: Will Traverse City Reclaim Its Cherry Pie World Record?

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