Traverse City News and Events

Outside the Box: New Study Shows Economic Growth, Opportunities for Outdoor Recreation Market

By Beth Milligan | April 19, 2024

The outdoor economy employs 4,712 workers in the 10 counties of northwest Lower Michigan and contributes $1.15 billion to the gross regional product, or nearly ... Read More >>


Final Improvement Work Coming to Slabtown Streets

By Beth Milligan | April 18, 2024

Team Elmer’s - working on behalf of the City of Traverse City - will be completing final project elements from the 2023 Madison and Jefferson ... Read More >>


TIF Plan Back for DDA Vote

By Beth Milligan | April 18, 2024

After agreeing in March to push back a vote on a new proposed tax increment financing (TIF) plan by one month, Traverse City Downtown Development ... Read More >>


Potential $11-$16 Million LaFranier Expansion On County's Agenda

By Beth Milligan | April 17, 2024

Grand Traverse County commissioners will discuss a potential expansion of the county’s LaFranier Road campus today (Wednesday) – a project with an estimated cost range ... Read More >>


Ransomware Group Claims Credit for TCAPS Attack

By Beth Milligan | April 16, 2024

Medusa, a ransomware group that has claimed responsibility for numerous attacks on entities ranging from school districts to municipalities to corporations like Toyota, has claimed responsibility ... Read More >>


Airport Updates: Cherry Fest Air Show Agreement Approved, Tech Park Hearing Scheduled

By Beth Milligan | April 16, 2024

The National Cherry Festival air show is a go for this summer – as well as 2025 and 2026 – after the Northwest Regional Airport ... Read More >>


Traffic Stop Leads to Search of Drug House

By Beth Milligan | April 15, 2024

A traffic stop Friday on Keystone Road led to the discovery of a drug house in Garfield Township. Troopers from the Michigan State Police Traverse ... Read More >>


One Year of Recreation Cannabis in Traverse City

April 15, 2024

After one year of recreational cannabis sales in Traverse City, those involved say it’s been worth the sometimes-bumpy wait. Many municipalities throughout the state saw ... Read More >>


Tank Space Opens on Eighth, More Retail/Restaurant News

By Beth Milligan | April 15, 2024

Tank Space – Traverse City’s newest brewery space and a satellite location for Earthen Ales – has opened its doors on Eighth Street. The Ticker ... Read More >>


From Neighborhood Bike Club To $730,000 Impact: The History Of Mud Sweat & Beers

By Craig Manning | April 14, 2024

It started as a weeknight biking club. A decade and a half later, Mud Sweat & Beers (MSB) has morphed into a major event, drawing ... Read More >>



TART Trail, Union Contracts, Morgan Farms Neighborhood Association on City Agenda

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Place Your Bets: Expert to Talk Online Sports Gambling Boom

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New Designation Means Big Money For Career-Tech Center's Manufacturing Programs

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What’s Next for the Pines?

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City Project Updates: FishPass, M-22/M-72 Reconstruction

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Your 2024 Spring Race Calendar

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City Considers Taking Over Parking From DDA

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These Spring And Summer Promotions Are All About Local (Businesses)

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TCBN: Hagerty at 40, Farmland Protection and More

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Will A Commons Spire Rise Again?

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Construction Headwinds By The Numbers

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Groundwork Center Announces Third Cohort Of Group-Buy Solar Program

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Peninsula Township Updates: Bayshore Marathon Approved, Pelizzari Natural Area Expanding

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Going Nuclear: Michigan’s Historic Nuclear Power Plant Reboot Has Traverse City Ties

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