Alanson-Littlefield 62, Burt Lake Northern Michigan Christian Academy 58
Bellaire 55, Suttons Bay 35
Big Rapids 66, White Cloud 20
Boyne Falls 78, Atlanta 31
Capac 66, Imlay City 52
Clinton Township Clintondale 43, Madison Heights Lamphere 39
Decatur 70, Marcellus 62
Detroit Northwestern 52, Detroit Denby 47
Evart 62, Vestaburg 42
Fife Lake Forest Area 71, Central Lake 43
Flint Kearsley 52, Linden 43
Fremont Providence Christian 53, Greenville Grattan Academy 23
Gaylord St. Mary 45, Johannesburg-Lewiston 44
Hesperia 44, Holton 24
Lakeview 54, Remus Chippewa Hills 31
Ludington 69, Benzonia Benzie Central 59
Mackinaw City 55, Ellsworth 41
Menominee 48, Marinette, Wis. 43
Morley-Stanwood 59, Stanton Central Montcalm 49
Munising 49, Ishpeming 46
Newaygo 49, Reed City 40
Newberry 52, Engadine 44
Ortonville Brandon 67, Lapeer East 62
Parchment 55, Bronson 40
Pickford 73, Sault Area 65
Richmond 41, Algonac 31
Southfield Christian 63, Bloomfield Hills Roeper 49
Sterling Heights 42, Clawson 40
Sterling Heights Stevenson 64, Utica 53
Troy Athens 66, Auburn Hills Avondale 56
Vassar 51, Birch Run 33
Wyandotte Roosevelt 62, River Rouge 54
Wyoming Lee 82, Kent City Algoma Christian 53
Akron-Fairgrove 44, Caseville 8
Allegan 49, South Haven 27
Beaverton 34, Farwell 29
Benzonia Benzie Central 56, Buckley 27
Clare 58, Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart 39
Deckerville 40, Carsonville-Port Sanilac 34
Detroit Cass Tech 61, Detroit Southeastern 10
Detroit King 76, Detroit Communication & Media Arts 10
Detroit Mumford 52, Detroit Central 11
Detroit Pershing 60, Detroit Western International 13
Detroit Renaissance 65, Detroit East English 28
Elk Rapids 52, Grayling 41
Flat Rock 57, Milan 13
Grand Rapids Forest Hills Central 54, Jenison 27
Grass Lake 45, Leslie 34
Grosse Ile 48, Carleton Airport 24
Holland Black River 54, Kent City Algoma Christian 18
Leroy Pine River 67, Mason County Central 48
Lincoln-Alcona 55, Hillman 52
Linden 40, Flint Kearsley 33
Ludington 49, Cadillac 46
Madison Heights Bishop Foley 62, Royal Oak Shrine 60
Madison Heights Lamphere 58, New Haven 42
Marcellus 41, Decatur 40
Ortonville Brandon 40, Lapeer East 10
Parchment 56, Vermontville Maple Valley 12
Peck 44, Mayville 38
St. Ignace LaSalle 60, Manistique 19
Stanton Central Montcalm 60, Hesperia 47
Traverse City West 38, Alpena 28
Vandercook Lake 60, North Adams-Jerome 18
High School Sports Scoreboard: 12/17/2013
A roundup of prep sports results from across northern Michigan:Continued ...
Leelanau officials want warrant to inspect Sugar Loaf
Leelanau County officials are seeking a warrant to inspect the long-shuttered structures of Sugar Loaf Resort for safety and code violations.Continued ...
Sex crime case ends with 60-year sentence
An Alba man's sex crime case spanning two counties ended with a Kalkaska County judge handing down a long prison stint.Continued ...
Rogers City power plant nixed
TRAVERSE CITY — A coalition of Michigan electric utilities that includes Cherryland Electric Cooperative and Great Lakes Energy is pulling the plug on a coal-fired power plant.Continued ...
Traverse City commission approves festival limits
City commissioners voted to trim summer festivals at the Open Space from a maximum of six down to four but balked at the notion the reduction will hurt tourism.Continued ...
- Poll: Should TCAPS close Interlochen Elementary?
UPDATE: Police say 6 students came forward against tutor
A private voice tutor’s “inappropriate” text messages to six Traverse City West Senior High students spurred the investigation into allegations he had sexual contact with at least one pupil, authorities said.Continued ...
Glads dominate Leland
The goal was for a fast start. The St. Francis girls basketball team didn’t disappoint.Continued ...
Trojans, Titans to tangle Wednesday at Comerica
It’s the return of pond hockey to northern Michigan. Except it’s not in northern Michigan. Or on an actual pond.Continued ...
Editorial: TCAPS can't base building decisions on millage votes
Elections have consequences. Words matter, too. So it is that the Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education finds itself walking a fine line between making hard budget choices while also assuring voters that long-term infrastructure decisions are based on facts, not on how a particular group of parents vote.Continued ...
Letters to the Editor: 12/17/2013
Old system failed us; No smoking debate.Continued ...
Report profiles childhood poverty
A recent report on child poverty shows kids living in Grand Traverse, Benzie and Leelanau counties are faring better than average, while families in Kalkaska and Antrim are still struggling.Continued ...
Profile of area children in poverty
Poverty statistics:Continued ...
Newsmakers: Bar incident led to deputy's job loss
Newsmakers 2013 profiles people, places and events that made news in the Grand Traverse region during the past year.Continued ...
Prep Basketball Roundup: Bulldogs get defensive against Northport
The Traverse City Bulldogs didn’t let Northport get into double figures until the fourth quarter in a 52-15 victory. (Plus more)Continued ...
Caretaker enters guilty plea in case of embezzlement
A Leland Township woman pleaded guilty to stealing from a senior citizen in her care, said Leelanau County Prosecutor Joe Hubbell.Continued ...
Sports in Brief: 12/17/2013
10 players make academic all-state; Vasa adds fatbike race to lineup; TC X-C team runs in Jr. Olympic Nationals. (Plus more)Continued ...
Big North Conference Basketball Standings: 12/17/2013
Big North Conference Basketball Standings as of Dec. 17, 2013:Continued ...
Midwest Junior Hockey League Standings: 12/17/2013
Midwest Junior Hockey League standings as of Dec. 17, 2013:Continued ...
Community in Brief: 12/17/2013
Quota proposal deadline nears; "Blue Christmas" service; "Amahl and the Night Visitors"; and more.Continued ...
- December 16, 2013
Flu spreading in northwest Michigan
TRAVERSE CITY — The flu has arrived in northwest Michigan, prompting vaccination recommendations from health officials. "It's not too late for people to get their flu shot," said Dr. Michael Collins, medical director for county health departments inContinued ...
- December 10, 2013
Man dies in Acme crash
One man is dead after a multi-vehicle crash in Acme Township today.Continued ...
Internet outage hits Grand Traverse gov't offices, businesses
An Internet outage left several Traverse area Charter Communications fiber optic customers without the means to send emails, take payments, check out library books and perform the thousands of other everyday tasks now requiring online access.Continued ...
Video: 2013-14 TC Central Girls Basketball Team
The athletes on the 2013-14 Traverse City Central Girls Basketball Team introduce themselves to northern Michigan sports fans in this video roster:Continued ...
- Poll: Is state doing right thing by lifting must-resuscitate mandate?
Editorial: Ending must-revive mandate shows respect for living
The issue: Michigan lifts must-resuscitate mandate for nursing homes. Our view: Honoring end-of-life decisions a sign of respect.Continued ...
- High School Sports Scoreboard: 12/17/2013