Traverse City News and Events

Michigan State Police To Reopen Traverse City Post

By Beth Milligan | Nov. 30, 2022

Traverse City will once again soon have a full-time Michigan State Police post, with the state’s Fourteenth Street facility set to reopen to the public and have full-time assigned troopers return after more than a decade.

The Traverse City MSP post was one of dozens of locations across the state targeted for closures and reductions in 2011 as part of a cost-cutting effort under Governor Rick Snyder. At the time, MSP said it was adopting a policing model that would rely less on brick-and-mortar locations and more on technology that would allow troopers to work remotely or from home. Both Traverse City and Petoskey’s posts were closed and incorporated into ...

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Save The Date: Recess of Giving December 7!

Join The Ticker for a special Recess of Giving at Habitat ReStore GTR on Wednesday, December 7, ...

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Townships Use Moratoriums To Address Hot-Button Issues

Recreational marijuana dispensaries. Short-term rentals. Lake dredging. Each of these issues can be controversial within communities and ...

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Great Lakes Incubator Farm Receives Nearly $700K Grant

The Great Lakes Incubator Farm (GLIF), a new program of the Grand Traverse Conservation District, has received a $695,617 ...

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Last Call For City Commission Applicants

Candidates interested in serving on the Traverse City commission have until 5pm Wednesday (November 30) to submit ...

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Today Wednesday, November 30, 2022

9:00 AM

Friends of Interlochen Public Library Holiday Mitten Tree

Donate new or hand-made mittens, gloves, scarves & hats, beginning Nov. 29 during regular hours. 231-276-6767. More Info >>

10:00 AM

Glen Lake Friends of the Library's 24th Annual Children's Book Drive

Nov. 19 - Dec. 17. The Friends of Glen Lake Community Library join forces with Glen Lake Schools ... More Info >>

10:00 AM

Holiday Art Market

Runs now through Christmas. Shop a diverse collection of local artisan-made gifts, crafts & sweet treats. Open 10am ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

"Jason S. Yi: Dissimulations"

Jason S. Yi is an interdisciplinary artist working in photography, video, sculpture, drawing, & site-specific installations. Immigrating from ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

3rd Annual Art Tree Show

More than 15 local & national artists. Small works of art displayed on the Art Tree. Runs Nov. ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Infinite Splendor, Infinite Light

Two years after graduating from DePauw University in 1953, Bruce Walker became a case officer with the Central ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Shipwrecks of the Manitou Passage Exhibit

This exhibit illustrates the stories of the ships, steamers & crews lost in the Manitou Passage, the waters that surround the ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Small Works Holiday Exhibit

An annual showcase of 2D + 3D work that offers small, original art at affordable prices; $150 or ... More Info >>

Spotlight On Northern Michigan Artisans, Makers & Crafters

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Curling Center On Track For January Opening; More Additions Planned At Kmart Property

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Snow, Freeze, Thaw, Melt: How Local Ski Resorts Navigate Big Weather Fluctuations

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How NMC's Newest Degree Could Help Shape Water Cleanup Projects In Michigan And Beyond

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Downtown Light Parade Rescheduled For Tuesday

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Road Project Updates: Hartman-Hammond Bridge, Bluff Road, Veterans/Cedar Run/Voice Resurfacing

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Turkeys, Tonics, And Tales Of Thanksgivings Past In Traverse City

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Is Thanksgiving Eve Really The Busiest Bar Night Of The Year?

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The Holiday Foodie Guide

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Two Final Bridge Projects, TART Expansion Planned For Downtown

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It's The Ticker and TCBN's Only Sale Of The Year: 40-65 Percent Off

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City Commission Approves MDOT Bridge Repair, TART Engineering Contracts

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Travel + Leisure Adds Traverse City To Another Top List

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City Commissioners Approve ARPA Projects, Fire Study, Cass Road Property Sale

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