Traverse City News and Events

City Names Next Commissioner

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 25, 2018

All seven seats on the Traverse City commission are officially occupied again after board members Monday interviewed candidates and selected an appointee to fill the vacancy created by the August resignation of former Commissioner Brian Haas.

Following two rounds of interviews, commissioners voted 5-1 to appoint Roger Putman to serve the remainder of Haas’ term through November 2019. Commissioner Tim Werner was the sole ‘no’ vote against the motion. Putman, 69, is a 35-year resident of Traverse City and currently serves as the golf tournament coordinator at Grand Traverse Resort & Spa. He previously worked as director of golf at Elmbrook Golf Course and Drummond Island Resort, as well as ...

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Airport To Dedicate Street For Chuck Judson

The Northwestern Regional Airport Commission will dedicate a new street at Cherry Capital Airport today (Tuesday) at ...

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Drug-Free Coalition To Hold Grand Traverse Youth Summit

The Grand Traverse County Drug Free Coalition will host a youth summit called Too Smart to Start at ...

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A War In The Waters Of Lake Michigan

More than a decade after the appearance of nuisance algae around Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and ...

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Famed Architect To Talk Tusen Takk, Home Of Future Leelanau Artist Residency Program

One of the world’s most famous modern architects will appear at Traverse City’s Dennos Museum Center this ...

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Today Tuesday, September 25, 2018

7:00 AM

Help Fight Hunger with the Father Fred Foundation Food Drive

Sept. 22-29. Visit Family Fare, Oleson’s Food Stores & Tom’s Food Markets, TC to donate food. Cash donations ... More Info >>

9:00 AM

Voting Counts!

Celebrate National Voters Registration Day by registering to vote. The Grand Traverse League of Women Voters will be ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Fiber Show

Featuring the work of Midge Obata, Holly Sorensen & Elizabeth Rodgers Hill. An opening reception will be held ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Friendly Garden Club of TC's 95th Anniversary Celebration

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11:00 AM

Get Crafty

Create a glitter leaf ornament. Held at 11am & 2pm. More Info >>

2:00 PM

Cardiac Support Group

Share, learn, support & connect with others experiencing the effects of cardiovascular disease. 935-8560. More Info >>

2:00 PM

Guided Walking History Tour of Traverse City

A 2 1/2 hour, 2 mile walk around the city & through its historic neighborhoods. Held at ... More Info >>

6:30 PM

FOL Movie Night

Featuring "Seed: The Untold Story." Local seed saving expert, Rich Hannan, will give an introduction on the topic ... More Info >>

6:30 PM

Free College Planning Workshop

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TCAPS Names Zac Stevenson New TC Central Athletic Director

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Cellphones, iPads, and Facebook: Is Tech Friend Or Foe In Schools?

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211 Service Now Online In Traverse City

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Voter Registration Events Planned For Tuesday

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Senior Advisor Of Campaign To End AIDS In Africa Speaks At Event Tonight

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DDA To Talk Property Purchase, Riverwalk, Valet Service

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Save The Date: October Recess

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Better Transportation For Leelanau County

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Church Seeks To Buy Streeters Center

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National Lakeshore To Celebrate National Public Lands Day

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City Approves Issuing $7.8 Million In Bonds

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Tattoo Parlor Vandalized

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Inside The Union Negotiations At Munson

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Intoxicated Man Arrested With Gun

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