Traverse City News and Events

City Wrestles With Building Height Rules

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 18, 2022

Two changes to Traverse City’s zoning code that would offer flexibility on building height appeared on city agendas this week. One – a change granting ... Read More >>


City Approves Safe Harbor Weekend Day Center

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 17, 2022

Traverse City commissioners this week approved a request from Safe Harbor of Grand Traverse to operate a day center for individuals experiencing homelessness starting this ... Read More >>


Former Employee Arrested After Construction Trailer, Tools Totaling $49K Stolen

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 17, 2022

A former employee of KDN Construction Group has been arrested and arraigned after allegedly stealing a trailer from a construction site containing a large number ... Read More >>


Numerous Downtown Improvement Projects, Events On Deck

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 17, 2022

From the repaving of East Front Street to two upcoming bridge projects to a new community tailgate event for the Michigan/Michigan State game in Traverse ... Read More >>


Local Real Estate Sales Flat, While Prices Continue To Escalate

Aug. 17, 2022

July home sales for the five-county area are down slightly from July 2021, though that decrease was felt mainly in Leelanau County. Overall totals decreased ... Read More >>


GT County Commissioners To Talk Community ARPA Requests, School Resource Officers

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 16, 2022

Grand Traverse County commissioners could vote Wednesday to launch a formal 60-day application window for community requests for $18.2 million in American Rescue Plan Act ... Read More >>


Recess Takes A Road Trip To Short's Pull Barn In Elk Rapids!

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 16, 2022

Take a road trip with The Ticker for a special September Recess at Short's Brewing Company's Pull Barn in Elk Rapids on Wednesday, September 7 ... Read More >>


Public Barrel Racing Event Set For Flintfields Saturday

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 16, 2022

A family-friendly Battle of the North Race Event will take place on Saturday, August 20 at Flintfields Horse Park in Williamsburg, offering horse racing, live music, ... Read More >>


Food Sovereignty Program Sees Third Harvest For Grand Traverse Band

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 16, 2022

The summer harvest is upon us, and out on a farm in Peshawbestown, good things are growing. The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa ... Read More >>


City Commissioners To Vote On Bonding $8M In Water, Sewer Projects

By Beth Milligan | Aug. 15, 2022

Traverse City commissioners will vote tonight (Monday) on issuing up to $4.5 million in water bonds and up to $3.5 million in sewer bonds to ... Read More >>



Full-Scale Renovation Coming To Turtle Creek Hotel

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85 Years Of Child & Family Services

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The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly: Five Takeaways From A Chaotic Summer At Local Restaurants

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TC Housing Commission & BATA Close On LaFranier Property, Prepare To Move Forward With Housing/Transit Center

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NMC's New DEI Leader Is All About 'Embracing The Tough Conversations'

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Trail Expansion Planned At GT Commons Natural Area, Hickory Hills

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Find An Employee, Find A Job

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TCAPS Eyes Selling Bertha Vos, Webster Administration Building

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Safe Harbor, Partners Look To Offer Day Center Starting This Fall

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School Security, Staff Housing, and Mental Health: TCAPS Superintendent Talks New Strategic Plan

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Live Music Haunts: Where To Hear Local And Touring Musicians Around The North

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City Commissioners To Talk ARPA, Climate Change Projects

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NMC Considers Uses For Eastern Ave Property, Including Senior Living Community

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Youth Movement: 17-Year-Old Joins City Planning Commission

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