Traverse City News and Events

TCAPS Extends Mask Mandate Another Month; Will Allow Volunteers In Schools Again

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 28, 2021

Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) board members voted Monday to extend the district’s universal mask mandate by another month, with plans to revisit the ... Read More >>


Mortgage Rates Low, But Will That Last?

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 28, 2021

As anyone who has had even a passing interest in the housing industry has noticed, for the past two years real estate sales have been ... Read More >>


Don't Forget The Health Crisis Before COVID. Chris Hindbaugh Certainly Hasn't.

By Craig Manning | Sept. 27, 2021

“Running on fumes.” That’s how Chris Hindbaugh, CEO of Traverse City’s Addiction Treatment Services (ATS), describes the state of the nonprofit right now. Two years ... Read More >>


Still For Sale In Acme

By Luke Haase | Sept. 26, 2021

You can’t drive through Acme without noticing that two large and prominent former retail properties — totaling 20-plus acres right along busy US-31 — remain ... Read More >>


Here's Why You Can't Get An Uber From Cherry Capital Airport -- And Possible Workarounds

By Craig Manning | Sept. 25, 2021

In a bigger city, it’s easy to get off a plane at an airport, grab your baggage, and head out to hail a cab or ... Read More >>


Disciplinary Hearing Scheduled For City Manager

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 24, 2021

A disciplinary hearing for City Manager Marty Colburn has been scheduled for a special city meeting Monday, though the reason for the hearing has not ... Read More >>


DNR Euthanizes Black Bear Roaming Traverse City

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 23, 2021

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources euthanized a 500-pound male black bear that was recently spotted in numerous Traverse City neighborhoods, according to a statement ... Read More >>


Peninsula Township Updates: Winery Lawsuit, More Deputies, Bluff Road/Erosion Issues

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 23, 2021

Following a recent packed Peninsula Township meeting in which residents pressed officials for details on an ongoing mediation process with the Wineries of Old Mission ... Read More >>


Garfield Township, Traverse City Embrace Housing Tools

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 22, 2021

Garfield Township and The City of Traverse City are among the region’s leaders in embracing two tools that promote multi-family housing and housing density: payment-in-lieu-of-taxes ... Read More >>


Impact100 TC Awards Three $110K Grants To Local Nonprofits

By Beth Milligan | Sept. 21, 2021

Impact100 Traverse City distributed $110,000 transformational grants to three local nonprofits Tuesday. The 2021 recipients of Impact100 grants include: > Crosshatch Center for Art and ... Read More >>



Munson To Mandate Vaccines For Employees

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Commissioners Approve City Manager Salary Increase, Drinks For Open Space Event, PILOT Agreement, Treasurer Termination

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Former Norte Director Issues Statement Following Removal From Organization

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Trail Closures Planned Starting This Week

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Fall Restaurant Guide

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DDA Moving Forward On East Front Street Redesign, Tree Management Plan

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Lake Avenue Closure Starts Monday

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Craft Beer Gaining On Northern Michigan Wines

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August Numbers Show An Active -- But Slower -- Real Estate Market

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Norte Board Ousts Ty Schmidt As Executive Director, Appoints Interim ED

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City Commissioners To Consider Tax Break For Housing Project, Treasurer Termination

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McLain Cycle & Fitness Sold, Ending 44-Year Run For Owners

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TCAPS Student Hit By Truck While Trying To Board Bus, Hospitalized

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Apartment Complexes Planned For Garfield, East Bay Townships

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