Traverse City News and Events

About Us


The Ticker is Traverse City’s go-to digital source for local news and insider information. A multimedia news and events service, we deliver a free daily news email to more than 32,000 subscribers, and maintain a website that features up-to-the-minute news, events, community information, homes for sale, classifieds, movie times, and much more.

 The Ticker was launched in 2009 and is owned by Eyes Only Media, which also produces the Traverse City Business News, the Northern Express and other publications.

Looking to advertise? Great idea… 95.5% of our advertisers are satisfied or very satisfied with the Ticker! Click here for more information. 

Promoting an event? Click here to submit an event for consideration in our Calendar. 

Subscribe Free to Daily Ticker Email

Join more than 32,000 people who receive our Ticker email every morning, free of charge. The email includes local news stories, a calendar of the day's events, and more. 

Click here to subscribe. 

East Bay Township Approves Luxury Car Wash, Plans Public Hearing For 216-Unit Housing Development On Hammond/Townline

Read More >>

Pit Spitters Baseball Remains On Hold

Read More >>

Turtle Creek Casino, Torch Lake Sandbar Identified As Exposure Sites

Read More >>

As Professionals Leave Big Cities, Is Traverse City Their Destination?

Read More >>

Northern Michigan Jobs Source, Coming Soon

Read More >>

Whitmer Signs New Mask Order Requiring Indoor Use, Adding Penalties

Read More >>

New Restaurant, Retail Openings; Other Businesses Shut Down Or Change Due To Pandemic

Read More >>

MDOT Planning Roundabout At M-37/Vance Road In 2021

Read More >>

300-Unit Housing Development Planned For Rennie School Road

Read More >>

These Notable Northern Michigan Organizations Received PPP Loans

Read More >>

TC Artist Raided By FBI For Alleged Art Forgery Ring That Scammed Museums, Experts

Read More >>

Grand Traverse County Health Official Seeks Adherence Because "We're Never Going Back"

Read More >>

City Commissioners Approve Buying Body Cams For Police

Read More >>

Multiple Community Exposure Sites Identified In Grand Traverse, Leelanau Counties

Read More >>