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Work Continues on Con Foster Collection of 4,000 Artifacts

By Ross Boissoneau | June 16, 2019

The City of Traverse City no longer has its own history museum, but it does own some 4,000 local historical artifacts. Cataloging the collection is still underway, as is the deaccessioning process for Native American pieces in order to comply with the federal Native American Graves and Repatriation Act. What comes next is up for debate.
 
Many of the relics from Traverse City’s history had been displayed at the Con Foster Museum on the grounds of Clinch Park (the museum was named for the city’s one-time mayor and city commissioner, who was instrumental in starting the collection). When the museum closed after some 70 years (later becoming the ...

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Driver Arrested After High-Speed Pursuit

A Leelanau County Sheriff's Office deputy arrested a driver following a short high-speed pursuit Thursday.

The ...

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City To Consider Moratorium On Liquor Licenses

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Lansing Conference Yields No Decision Yet On TCAPS' $700,000

A conference was held by the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) in Lansing Thursday to attempt to ...

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20Fathoms, Networks Northwest Partner To Attract Startup Talent

Tech hub and incubator 20Fathoms is partnering with Networks Northwest to attract startup talent to the region ...

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Today Sunday, June 16, 2019

6:00 PM

The Accidentals in Concert

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7:00 PM

Experience Art Rapids 2019: Films!

Featuring "Crossing Superior," Stand Up for Great Lakes.  Tickets: $10 all showings. Available at Elk Rapids Cinema ... More Info >>

New Group Of Community Leaders Take Over High-Profile Orgs

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M-72 Resurfacing Starts Monday

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Russia Expert Heads To Traverse City

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Retail, Restaurant Changes Coming For Summer

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The Pits: Local Cherry Growers Fight Back

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Old Mission Peninsula School Names New Head Of School

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