Traverse City News and Events

City Commissioners Approve Property Purchase For Parking Deck

By Beth Milligan | April 7, 2020

Traverse City commissioners voted Monday to approve purchasing the former Master Dry Cleaners building at 115 Pine Street to expand the potential space for a ... Read More >>


Shutdown Could Threaten TCAPS Superintendent Search, Recall Effort

By Craig Manning | April 7, 2020

Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is set to roll forward on its superintendent search at its board meeting Monday. But will the closure of ... Read More >>


Despite Virus, Soon-To-Be-Wedded Couples Are Marching On

By Beth Milligan | April 6, 2020

Each year, roughly 2.3 million weddings take place in the United States, with approximately 60 percent of them occurring between May and October. But as ... Read More >>


City Commissioners To Talk Living Wages For Staff, Relief Measures For Businesses

By Beth Milligan | April 6, 2020

Traverse City commissioners will discuss several proposals tonight (Monday) that could offer relief to certain businesses and city employees during the pandemic, including establishing a ... Read More >>


Meijer, Walmart Enact New Shopping Protocols

By Beth Milligan | April 5, 2020

Meijer and Walmart both enacted new shopping protocols this weekend to try and reduce the risk of coronavirus spread. MEIJERMeijer is asking customers to limit ... Read More >>


Munson Increases Visitor Restrictions, Requires Universal Masking

By Beth Milligan | April 5, 2020

Munson Healthcare had increased visitor restrictions and mask usage in response to rising community cases of COVID-19. UNIVERSAL MASKINGEffective Saturday, Munson Healthcare has implemented universal ... Read More >>


Animal, Pet Care During Pandemic

By Beth Milligan | April 5, 2020

From new processes for adoptions and donation collections at the Cherryland Humane Society to increased calls to Animal Control to a switch to curbside and ... Read More >>


MHSAA Cancels Remainder Of High School Winter/Spring Sports Seasons

By Beth Milligan | April 4, 2020

The Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) has cancelled the remainder of the 2019-20 winter and spring sports seasons in the state. This will be the ... Read More >>


City To Vote On Parking Deck Property Purchase

By Beth Milligan | April 4, 2020

Traverse City commissioners will vote Monday on purchasing the former Master Dry Cleaners building at 115 Pine Street to expand the potential space for a ... Read More >>


Grand Traverse Band Casinos Donate 7,000 Pounds Of Food

April 4, 2020

The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians has given several thousand pounds of food to area food banks. Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel ... Read More >>



Whitmer Closes K-12 Schools For Rest Of School Year, Sets Guidelines For Remote Learning

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How Will Tourism, Hotels & Vacation Rentals Survive The Pandemic?

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The Future of Horizon Books

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Is The Boom Over?

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$175,000 Raised So Far; First Grants Made From Urgent Needs Fund

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Writers Series To Launch "Life in the Time of Virus”

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Health Department Issues Warning To Snowbirds, Vacation/Second Home Owners

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At 19-3, Will The Basketball Team Get To Play For A Championship?

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Downtown TC Cancels Events Through Mid-May, Including Start Of Farmers Market

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MDOT Begins $4.4 Million US-31 Project In Grawn

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The Ticker Has Its Own News

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Help Traverse City Restaurant And Hospitality Workers

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BATA Suspends Bayline Service

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Private Schools Face Unique Advantages, Disadvantages During Mandated Closure

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