- Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Ex-TC teacher sentenced on sex charge
A judge sentenced Lisa Placek, a former teacher and coach at Traverse City West Senior High School, to a minimum of 23 months in prison.Continued ...
- Thursday, March 1, 2012
Breaking News: Former TC West teacher pleads guilty to sex charge
A former teacher and coach accused of a sex crime involving a high school student pleaded guilty to a felony charge.Continued ...
- Saturday, February 25, 2012
Santorum to visit Traverse City on Sunday
Another big-name Republican presidential candidate will sweep into Traverse City on Sunday.Continued ...
- Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Police: Shooting range death self-inflicted
A man who died of a gunshot wound at a local shooting range shot himself, police said.Continued ...
- Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Man shot at Traverse City-area target range
Police are investigating a serious shooting injury at a local gun range.Continued ...
- Friday, February 10, 2012
One dead in Kalkaska blaze
Fire and police officials found a victim about 3:30 p.m. today inside a Kalkaska Township home engulfed by flames.Continued ...
- Monday, January 30, 2012
Teacher accused of sexual conduct
Authorities charged Traverse City West Senior High School teacher Lisa Gaye Placek with first-degree criminal sexual conduct.Continued ...
- Thursday, January 5, 2012
Local airman killed in Afghanistan
A former Traverse City resident died in combat in Afghanistan during his sixth tour of duty, family members said. Technical Sgt. Matthew S. Schwartz, 34, a 1996 graduate of Traverse City Central High School, died Wednesday after a bomb blast, said his grandmother, Pat Bristol.Continued ...
- Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Grand Traverse County boss takes Oregon job
Grand Traverse County commissioners will immediately begin the process of hiring a new county administrator after formally accepting Dennis Aloia's resignation today.Continued ...
- Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Police confirm TC-area raids
Police have confirmed raids on three TC-area marijuana collectives.Continued ...
- Monday, December 5, 2011
UPDATE: Students to return to Blair
Grand Traverse Sheriff’s deputies found Shahbaht Anderson and took him into custody.Continued ...
- Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Male at fire scene shot multiple times
A person found dead in a Frankfort-area house destroyed by fire had multiple gunshot wounds to the head and chest.Continued ...
- Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Benzie fire victims identified
Firefighters recovered the bodies three people killed in residential fire on Pautz Road north of Frankfort in Crystal Lake Township.Continued ...
- Tuesday, November 8, 2011
- More than 3,000 votes cast by 3 p.m.
- Thursday, September 29, 2011
Bomb squad at home in South Boardman
The Michigan State Police picked up a man on a fugitive felon warrant in South Boardman today but had a "problem" executing the search warrant on the home.Continued ...
Kalkaska man arrested after lockdowns
Authorities arrested a Kalkaska man on suspicion that he threatened to kill his three children. They arrested the man, 30, around 4:45 p.m. today after authorities believe he told his ex-wife that if he couldn't see her, he'd kill their children. That alleged statement prompted authorities to place five area schools on lockdown.Continued ...
Area schools on lockdown after parental threat
Authorities placed five area schools on lockdown this afternoon after they said a parent threatened three children who attended some of the schools.Continued ...
- Tuesday, September 20, 2011
TC pulls plug on proposed half-marathon
A Florida race promoter’s planned half-marathon won’t get traction in Traverse City.Continued ...
- Friday, September 2, 2011
Police: Man stabbed himself
Police believe a Traverse City man falsely reported a stabbing this morning in Traverse City.Continued ...
- Thursday, September 1, 2011
Man sought in gas station robbery
Police are looking for a man who robbed an East Bay Township gas station early this morning.Continued ...
- Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Hebert wins PGA championship
Grand Traverse Resort & Spa head pro Scott Hebert has won the Michigan PGA Professional Championship.Continued ...
- Thursday, August 25, 2011
E. coli levels elevated at local beaches
Swimmers are urged to avoid the water at one Traverse City beach and are advising only body contact at others until E. coli levels subside.Continued ...
- Thursday, August 11, 2011
- Al Ritchie, ex-TC mayor, dead at 86
Petoskey grad among SEAL dead
The military says a 34-year-old Navy SEAL from Michigan was one of 30 American military personnel killed when their Chinook helicopter was shot down by insurgents in Afghanistan.Continued ...
Advisory issued on Little Artshram
Grand Traverse County’s Health Department has issued a health advisory for anyone associated with the Little Artshram Summer Camp or the organization’s community garden.Continued ...