Traverse City News and Events

City Projects Ahead: Garfield Upgrade, West End Bathhouse, Electric Vehicle Charging Network & More

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 22, 2021

Traverse City planning commissioners received a preview Wednesday of key projects planned for this and coming years within city limits, including a reconfiguration of Garfield ... Read More >>


Local Businesses Land Training Grants

Jan. 22, 2021

Forty-two businesses in northern Michigan will receive $1,288,698 for employee training from the state’s Going PRO Talent Fund. The funds must be used to train ... Read More >>


Commissioner Brings Out Rifle During Online Meeting

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 21, 2021

A Grand Traverse County commissioner retrieved what appeared to be a semi-automatic rifle during Wednesday’s virtual commission meeting and held it in front of the ... Read More >>


GT County Commissioners Pass Resolution Denouncing MDHHS Order

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 21, 2021

Grand Traverse County commissioners voted 5-2 Wednesday to pass a resolution denouncing the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) statewide pause order, as ... Read More >>


Venture North Granted $500k In 2020; Releases Annual Report

Jan. 20, 2021

Venture North, the nonprofit organization that provides financial and technical assistance for small businesses throughout the region, released a report on Tuesday highlighting its 2020 ... Read More >>


Relief? Water Levels Now Seen Dropping

By Craig Manning | Jan. 20, 2021

After a year of overwhelmed sewer systems, compromised roadways, lost beachfront property, and rampant erosion along the shoreline, Traverse City is finally getting some relief: ... Read More >>


Local Association Names Their Realtor Of The Year

Jan. 20, 2021

Aspire North (formerly Traverse Area Association of Realtors) has named its annual award winners and incoming leadership. The 2020 Realtor of the Year is Jon ... Read More >>


Business Development Certificate Now Offered At NMC

Jan. 19, 2021

Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) is teaming up with the Northwest Michigan Small Business Development Center (NWSBDC) to offer a Business Development Certificate program at NMC. ... Read More >>


Traverse City By The Numbers In 2020

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 19, 2021

2020 was a historic year for Traverse City, not only because of the pandemic but because of numerous plans that the city – while celebrating ... Read More >>


League Of Women Voters To Host Virtual Forum On Toxic Groundwater Chemicals

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 18, 2021

The League of Women Voters/Grand Traverse Area will host a virtual forum Tuesday with presenter Dave Dempsey on the topic of toxic chemicals present in Michigan ... Read More >>



Greenspire Opens Enrollment For Ninth, Tenth Grades

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Are Co-Op Customers Subsidizing Dirty Energy?

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Traffic Projects, $2.45 Million Kids Creek Crossings, TCLP Program Top City Commission Agenda

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Local Youth Homelessness Reaching Record Levels

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Injunction Halts FishPass Construction

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FishPass, Rotary Square, More Downtown Projects Move Ahead

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GT County/NMC Partner To Hold Vaccination Clinics At Hagerty Center; Munson Opens Up Vaccines

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Short-Cut Or Neighborhood? Residents Raise Alarm About Peninsula Drive

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Two New Neighborhoods Planned For Old Mission Peninsula

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Leadership Changes Come To TCAPS Board

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NWS Announces New Executive Director

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The Return of Dining - And Restaurant Week

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Multiple Drug Arrests Made In Garfield Township

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TBAISD One Of Four Districts Selected To Research Publicly Funded Preschool

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