Ski Report — Michigan
Apple Mountain — Opening Soon for Snow Sports
Big Powderhorn — Plan to Open 12/21
Bittersweet — Opening Soon for Snow Sports
Blackjack — Operating, no details
Boyne Highlands — Mon 4:59 pm packed powder machine groomed 18-24 base 15 of 55 trails 46% open, 200 acres, 4 of 10 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p;
Boyne Mountain — Mon 4:56 pm packed powder machine groomed 16-24 base 11 of 60 trails 36% open, 150 acres, 4 of 12 lifts, Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat-Sun: 9a-4:30p;
Caberfae Peaks — Tue 12:56 pm packed powder machine groomed 14-30 base 8 of 34 trails 24% open, 3 of 5 lifts, Mon-Thu: 10a-5p; Fri: 10a-8p; Sat: 10a-9p Sun: 10a-5p; Dec 17-20: 10a- 5p; Dec 24: 10a-5p; Dec 25: 1p-9p Dec 26-Jan 1: 9a-9p;
Cannonsburg — Opening Soon for Snow Sports
Crystal Mountain — Mon 12:54 pm packed powder 12-20 base 3 of 45 trails 11% open, 13 acres, 2 of 9 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 12p-6p; Fri: 10a-8p Sat: 10a-8p; Sun: 10a-6p;
Hanson Hills — Opening Soon for Snow Sports
Hickory Hills — Plan to Open 12/21
Mont Ripley — Tue 6:49 am variable 10-24 base 4 of 24 trails 21% open, 2 of 3 lifts, Mon-Fri: 3p-9p; Sat/Sun: 10a-5p;
Mount Bohemia — Plan to Open 12/26
Mount Brighton — Reopen TBA
Mt. Holiday — Opening Soon for Snow Sports
Nub's Nob — Tue 10:14 am packed powder machine groomed 6-42 base 21 of 53 trails 40% open, 5 of 11 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p;
Shanty Creek — Mon Reopen 12/21 variable 12-30 base Fri: 9a-4:30p; Sat/Sun: 9a-4:30p; Open Fri-Sun.;
Ski Brule — Tue 12:30 pm packed powder machine groomed 36-48 base 13 of 17 trails 77% open, 4 of 11 lifts, sm Mon-Thu: 9a-4p; Fri: 9a-4p, 4:40-8:30p Sat: 9a-4p, 4:40-8:30p; Sun: 9a-4p;
Snow Snake — Plan to Open 12/22 Sat: 10a-5p Sun: 10a-5p; Open Sat-Sun;
The Homestead — Plan to Open 12/26
Timber Ridge — Opening Soon for Snow Sports
Treetops — Mon Reopen 12/19 variable machine groomed 10-28 base Wed: 4p-8p Thu: 10a-8p; Fri: 10a-9p; Sat: 10a-9p; Sun: 10a-6p;
Ski Report — Michigan
Sacred Heart beats Frankfort 49-35
Facing the Irish within a week of St. Patrick’s Day can’t be lucky. And neither has been playing postseason contests in Cadillac for northern Michigan teams.Continued ...
Calcutt charges still pending
Civil charges against Northwestern Bank’s former president, CEO and board chairman for dishonesty and unsafe banking practices remain unresolved, six months after federal regulators attempted to ban him from banking and levy a $125,000 fine.Continued ...
Editorial: Housing Commission overdoes cuts in reaction to sequester
It’s not often a local government faces criticism for being too conservative with public money or going too far in limiting spending.Continued ...
Taking an invention from dream to business success
Northport resident and retired vascular surgeon Arne Landé invented a device he believes could change the way diabetics track blood sugar and receive doses of life-saving insulin.Continued ...
Traverse City chiropractors see industry growth
Insurance providers used to be the biggest source of chiropractor Rick Murphy’s headaches, but he found a way to fix the problem.Continued ...
Retired vascular surgeon, inventor calls Northport home
The culmination of seven years of toil rest inside the worn white and green envelope that arrived in Arne Landé’s mailbox in January.Continued ...
McBain girls fall in C quarterfinals
McBain couldn’t overcome a slow start Tuesday against St. Ignace in a Class C girls basketball quarterfinal clash in Gaylord.Continued ...
Letters to the Editor: 03/12/2014
An impressive group; Opposed to Air Walk; Best-kept secret.Continued ...
Temps 'falling back into the teens'
Yesterday’s 40-degree weather will seem far, far away as temperatures fall to about 12 degrees by 11 a.m. today.Continued ...
Water lines can still freeze
Frozen water lines continue to plague area residents, despite a brief warming trend.Continued ...
Editor's note: Opinion poll
To our readers: Doonesbury creator Garry Trudeau will no longer produce the daily cartoon that has been a fixture on the Record-Eagle’s Opinion page for many years.Continued ...
Glenn Puit: Affordable Care Act causing fear, confusion
Celia Anderson is one of the people the Affordable Care Act is supposed to help.Continued ...
Business in Brief: 03/12/2014
Nominations for Business of Year; Biz after hours in Elk Rapids; TC Chamber event scheduled. (Plus more)Continued ...
Pine Hollow open for business
There are nice places, and then there are really nice places.Continued ...
Man injured in Kingsley fire
A Kingsley man suffered severe smoke inhalation in a fire that engulfed his mobile home.Continued ...
Al Pilong: Two-midnight rule is confusing for patients
Hospitals and health care organizations function with several different agencies looking over our shoulder.Continued ...
Kalkaska schools narrows superintendent search
Kalkaska Public Schools could have a new superintendent lined up by month’s end.Continued ...
Beach Bums hire MLB veteran Cadaret as pitching coach
The Traverse City Beach Bums have added Major League Baseball veteran Greg Cadaret as pitching coach.Continued ...
Glen Arbor grocery getting new look, products
Glen Arbor grocery shoppers soon will have better access to fresh, local food from their expanding corner store.Continued ...
Kalkaska superintendent interviews
The first round of interviews for the new superintendent of Kalkaska Public Schools will take place over three days.Continued ...
State Prep Basketball Scores: 03/12/2014
Michigan high school basketball scores for games played on Tuesday, March 11:Continued ...
Benzie Bus will have new director
The Benzie Transportation Authority Board of Directors will meet today at 9:30 a.m. to discuss a possible contract for a new Benzie Bus executive director.Continued ...
Guidelines for Record-Eagle business coverage
We realize how important media coverage of a business can be and we are greatly expanding our business coverage at the Record-Eagle. We try to establish a level playing field for everyone and the best way to do that is to work within a set of guidelines.Continued ...
Five NMC faculty recognized for excellence in higher ed
Five Northwestern Michigan College instructors received 2014 Excellence Awards from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development for their teaching and leadership excellence in higher education.Continued ...
Community in Brief: 03/12/2014
Conservation District Stewardship Series; learn about tax incentives for charitable giving; and more.Continued ...
- Sacred Heart beats Frankfort 49-35