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Overturned semi-tractor trailer causes backups on Grandview Parkway
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Traffic is backed up on a busy Grand Traverse County road while crews clean up an overturned semi-tractor trailer.
Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce names new executive director
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A new executive director has been named for the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce.
Manton man facing life on break-in, larceny charges
Jeremy Leroy Schoenmaker, 35, of Manton is facing multiple charges stemming from his alleged involvement with a breaking and entering after he was arraigned recently in 84th District Court.Wexford County Jail
Man charged in attempted Kingsley home invasion
Michael Kaiser, 28, was arraigned on home invasion and driving while license suspended charges in connection to an attempted home invasion in Kinglsey on August 6. (Photo Courtesy: Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Office)
Traverse City conservation group raising $71M to protect land from development
The conservancy is targeting lake and river shoreline parcels, wetlands, forests and the area's prized fruit orchards. Some would be purchased outright, while others would be preserved with easements that permanently limit development.
Alcohol believed to be factor in Saturday night crash
CADILLAC — Police say alcohol was a factor in a Saturday night crash involving two vehicles in Wexford County.Wexford County Sheriff’s deputies responded around 9 p.m. to M-37 near West 6 Road in Wexford Township for a personal injury accident.A northbound pickup truck crossed the center line and st
Public record from Wexford County 28th Circuit Court
CADILLAC — The following are pleas and sentences recently handed down in Wexford County 28th Circuit Court.• Natasha Trietch, of Mesick, was sentenced to 180 days in jail, with credit for 83 on charges of possession of methamphetamine, hydrocodone and marijuana, to which she previously had pleaded g
Guided Walking History Tour of Traverse City
Monday, August 132PMPerry Hannah Plaza, corner of 6th & Union, TCOtherFree; donations welcome
Sheriff: Man arrested for animal cruelty, 2 dogs turned over to animal control
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A Beulah man was arrested on animal cruelty charges after investigators said he punched a dog multiple times.
Deputies search for owner of money found near Cheese Shanty
LEELANAU COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Leelanau County sheriff's deputies are looking for the owner of a sum of money that was found over the weekend.Investigators said the money was found outside near the Cheese Shanty in Leland around 4:30 p.m. Sunday.If you think this money may be yours or know w
Program raises millions to restore Great Lakes habitat
Others will control invasive species, prevent nitrogen and phosphorus runoff that contributes to algae blooms, and install "green infrastructure" that improves water quality using natural features such as trees and rooftop gardens to soak up rainwater that otherwise would flow into sewers.
Top-level feds to testify on Line 5 oil spill preparedness
The panel of federal emergency-responders and regulators will join area stakeholders for a hearing before the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Aug. 20, U.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-Michigan, announced Monday.
Elite horseback riders from around the world compete at Great Lakes Equestrian Festival in Michigan
Cody Brown is the marketing director for the festival, and he says the $100,000 Traverse City Grand Prix takes place on Sunday. The show brings the top-level show jumpers to compete for the purse.
Pair arrested for breaking into Buckley home
BUCKLEY — A pair from Traverse City recently were charged with breaking into a Buckley home and taking an automobile from a detached garage.According to court documents, Don Lee Eisenhardt, 37, and Christine Michele Adams, 47, were involved in an incident or incidents between the dates of June 7 and
Michigan man sentenced to time served in stun gun case
The robberies occurred in 2015 and 2016 in Empire and Lake Ann, near Traverse City. Authorities alleged Minore distracted police with phony reports of crimes, including a school shooting. A judge later dismissed those charges.
InTerra Nutraceutical’s Therapeutic Joint & Muscle Lotion Brings Relief through All-Natural Ingredients
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.— “InTerra” meansof the Earth. For centuries, American Indians have known Mother Earth provides natural ingredients. So, when the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians purchased Cerise Nutraceuticals and sought to rebrand its nutraceutical products, the company was aptly renamed In
Michigan-Based Company Launches New All-Natural Hair Supplement | Markets Insider
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.,Aug. 13, 2018/PRNewswire/ --Â Ageless Nutrition - the place where science and nature collide, using the best natural ingredients from around the world, combined with the most innovative, synergistic formulas and techniques to deliver real results in the areas of health, fitness,
Great Lakes Equestrian Festival wraps up with Grand Prix
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- The six-weekGreat Lakes Equestrian Festivalended on Sunday with the $100,000 Grand Prix of Traverse City.
New Pickleball courts in Traverse City
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- Pickleball players now have more courts to play on in Traverse City.The Traverse City Parks and Recreation Department has made two of the tennis courts at Slabtown Corner Park into six pickleball courts.Members of the Friendly Pickleball Club and the Trave
Long Lake Culinary Campus Breaks New Foodie Ground
The last student walked out of Traverse City’s Long Lake Elementary for the final time in 2012. But the school deemed too old, outdated, and expensive to keep open for area school kids wasn’t done fulfilling its mission — at least, not as Timothy Fitzgerald Young saw it.