Traverse City News and Events

Construction Ahead: Major Road, Bridge, Roundabout Projects On Deck For Spring

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 26, 2021

It might not be spring quite yet, but road construction season is already upon us. Two major highway reconstruction projects will kick off Monday on ... Read More >>


A Glimpse Of Traverse City's Racial Past Amidst Black History Month

By Ross Boissoneau | Feb. 25, 2021

It’s no secret the Traverse City area is predominantly white: Less than one percent of the population of Grand Traverse, Leelanau or Benzie Counties identifies ... Read More >>


Interlochen Opens New Dance Center Overlooking Green Lake

Feb. 24, 2021

The all-new, $7.8 million Dance Center at Interlochen Center for the Arts is now open. The new facility combines Interlochen’s existing Hildegarde Lewis Dance Building with ... Read More >>


City, County Look To Broaden Public Outreach With Communications Hires

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 24, 2021

Nonprofit and government agencies across northern Michigan – even those with small staffs – frequently employ marketing and communications specialists to help get their message ... Read More >>


Michigan Attorney General Takes Up Clous Case, Will Review For Charges

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 23, 2021

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has taken up the case of Grand Traverse County Commission Vice Chair Ron Clous following an incident in which he ... Read More >>


Chick-fil-A Eyes New Location For TC Franchise; Burger King To Rebuild By Cherryland Center

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 23, 2021

After abandoning plans to open its first Traverse City location at the Flap Jack Shack property last year, Chick-fil-A is targeting another US-31 property in Garfield ... Read More >>


Crashed Phone Lines And New Deep Freezers: Vaccines By The Numbers

By Craig Manning | Feb. 23, 2021

It’s been more than two months since the first doses of COVID-19 vaccine arrived in northern Michigan. What’s the status of those vaccination efforts and ... Read More >>


Dreaming Of Foreign Lands: The Plight Of Peace Corps Volunteers

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 22, 2021

In this time of a shut-down world with borders closed and travel brought to a halt, Kama Ross has been thinking a lot about the ... Read More >>


City Makes Progress Toward Hitting Green Goals

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 22, 2021

Traverse City successfully achieved its goal in 2020 of using clean energy for all of its own metered operations – and made progress in other ... Read More >>


Meet Traverse City's TikTok Star

By Craig Manning | Feb. 21, 2021

Local AT&T employee by day, global social media influencer by night? That’s more or less the resume of Shane Francis, a 24-year-old Traverse City resident ... Read More >>



Boardman River Wall Project Could Cost Millions, Reshape Portion Of Waterfront

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Invasive Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Found In Sleeping Bear Dunes

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Two TC Businesses Cited For COVID Workplace Safety Violations

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As Restaurants Push For Wider Reopening, Capacity Restrictions Quietly Extended Through March

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New Wrinkles Emerge In Old Mission Peninsula Wineries Lawsuit

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Cherry Capital Airport Adds Direct Summer Service To Boston

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New Tasting Room, Distillery Announced For Downtown TC

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TC's Endurance Evolution Merges With Wisconsin-Based Race Group

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"Bold In Experimentation?": Traverse City's DDA Explores Options To Help Downtown Businesses

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Judge Upholds FishPass Injunction; Construction Halted Until May Trial

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Traverse City Businesses Land Survival Grants

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Bergman Resolution Drives Commission Debate Over Partisan Politics, County Roles

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NMC Receives $1 Million Gift From Kim Hagerty, Antonio Simao

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January Real Estate Sales Mixed

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