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Traverse City, Michigan is located in Grand Traverse County. Zip codes in Traverse City, MI include 49685, 49686, and 49684. The median home price in Traverse City is $249,000. More Traverse City information.

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Local news for Traverse City, MI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

6 hrs ago |

Long waits for crash reports raise questions

Investigators in Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties have been working hard to try and figure out exactly what happened during two different fatal crashes in August. But they have been experiencing a few delays.


10 hrs ago | Car and Driver

Dream Cruise: Driving a Brand-New, 50-Year-Old Ford Mustang Down Woodward Avenue

In case you weren't already aware-and how could you not be?-an all-new Ford Mustang has arrived . Like all long-running nameplates such as 911 or Suburban, questions of whether the new Ford pony car will live up to the ghosts of its past dog the latest model.


17 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

Authorities: 5th grader found with loaded gun

Authorities say a fifth-grade boy was found with a loaded pistol at a middle school in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula. The Grand Traverse County sheriff's department says another student at Kingsley Middle School told a teacher that the boy had the gun Monday afternoon.


18 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

Scientists get federal grant for Great Lakes studyScientists get...

Scientists get federal grant for Great Lakes study The studies will provide information that will help protect the lakes and preserve them for future generations. Check out this story on Harmful Algal Bloom at Mentor Headlands Beach in 2012.


22 hrs ago |

Listen as former Northern Michigan prosecutor allegedly talks murder plan with would-be hit man

A man hired by Clarence Gomery - a Northern Michigan attorney and former prosecutor - to commit a murder, told Gomery he had things handled, records show. He had a plan all thought out.


Mon Sep 15, 2014

Kelli Stapleton tells Dr. Phil: Jail 'much kinder warden than the jail of autism'

Kelli Stapleton, the woman accused of trying to kill her autistic daughter and herself, told TV personality Dr. Phil that being locked up is easier than dealing with a violent, autistic child. Asked if she felt a "guilty pleasure of relief" in jail, Stapleton said: "The jail of Benzie County has been a much kinder warden than the jail of autism has been."

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

a oeTake Me Therea a " Have you heard Traverse Citya s theme song?

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - According to the above video posted on Traverse City Tourism's official YouTube channel, local indie folk band The Hacky Turtles "captured the emotion and beauty of Traverse City, MI, in their hometown anthem, 'Take Me There'."


Fri Sep 12, 2014

Grand Rapids ArtPrize effects cross the globe

On September 24, 2014 ArtPrize will begin the events sixth year in Grand Rapids, Michigan. ArtPrizes boasts to be the largest ArtPrize in the world.

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Judge: City isn't on hook for property values

A judge has ruled that Traverse City isn't responsible for declines in property values that could be linked to officials' decision to remove a northern Michigan dam. The Traverse City Record-Eagle reports Circuit Court Judge Philip Rodgers on Thursday effectively dismissed parts of a lawsuit filed by several Boardman River property owners after an October 2012 breach of the Brown Bridge Dam.


Thu Sep 11, 2014

59 beers on tap: Woody O'Brien's in Old Town getting new name, new focus as Woody's Draught House

"I really have no idea how this is going to turn out. I think I'm going to like it."


Northern Michigan News

Propane truck crash north of Buckley forces residents indoors as precaution

A 59-year-old Buckley man and his 58-year-old female passenger were transported to Munson Medical Center in Traverse City following a Wednesday morning crash with a propane tanker truck. The Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Department was called to the crash at 9:54 a.m. Wednesday.


Wed Sep 10, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Judge Reject's Project Manager's Sleep Deprivation Argument in Flood Case

A federal judge in rural Michigan refused to decide a case in favor of a subcontractor based on testimony that the project manager who signed an indemnification was sleep deprived. The decision, filed in August, upheld the validity of a the signature on a backdated agreement that indemnifies the designers of a temporary dewatering structure that failed and caused an earthen dam breach along the Boardman River in October 2012.


Local church rallying behind Ukrainian pastor

Violence in Ukraine has forced thousands out of their homes and into refugee camps. A local church is rallying behind a Ukrainian pastor who's spreading awareness about the conflict.


Wed Sep 03, 2014

Salem News

Jeanette Emial (Kluth) Greier

Jeanette Emial Greier, 71, of Salem, died at 1:14 p.m. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Medical Center - Boardman. She was born on June 12, 1943 in Traverse City, Mich., a daughter of the late Adelbert Lewis and Rosemary Kluth.


Firefighters train at Cherry Capital Airport

This was the fire departments' annual fire and rescue training were crews were emerged into mock scenarios of an airplane crash.


Detroit Free Press

The corks will fly at next Young Guns dinner in Traverse City

Chef James Rigato is taking his popular Young Guns chefs' dinner series to Traverse City, where he and five other chefs -- including a fellow "Top Chef" contestant from Chicago -- will cook at Trattoria Stella on Oct. 19. Tickets for Young Guns 5 are $150 per person and will go on sale by phone Sept.


WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Salvaged items are considered gold for new Grand Rapids store

Perhaps you see it all of the time, too; a huge dumpster pulled up to a house or large building that's undergoing renovations.


The Michigan Daily Online

Schlissel tours state to discover new home

University President Mark Schlissel's two-week trip around Michigan did more than just include a sunset cruise and a winery tour.


Tue Sep 02, 2014

New Continental aluminum turbocharger lightweight, efficient

The global automotive supplier is producing a new turbocharger with aluminum turbine housing that improves efficiency and lowers the part's weight by 30 percent over its steel predecessor.


Cybercast News Service

Mom of autistic girl pleads guilty to child abuse

A northern Michigan woman accused of trying to kill her autistic 14-year-old daughter after describing in an online blog the family's struggles to raise her pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree child abuse.



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