The Record-Eagle's coverage of 2020 local elections and related issues:

TRAVERSE CITY — John Roth went to sleep early Wednesday unsure if he would represent Grand Traverse County in the state House of Representativ…

BEULAH — The District 7 incumbent commissioner on the Benzie County Board has retained his seat and District 5 will see a new face. 

TRAVERSE CITY — The question over who will represent Grand Traverse County in the state House of Representatives had no clear answer on Electi…

CEDAR — Xavier McKillip and his father Chris McKillip walked into the Solon Township Hall in Cedar at about 11 a.m. to cast their ballots.

TRAVERSE CITY — Increasing property values in Grand Traverse County have the region’s largest school district bracing for a possible cut in sc…

TRAVERSE CITY — Taxpayers in Garfield Township and Traverse City have four more years until two millages for the recreational authority both g…

TRAVERSE CITY — Calls to Grand Traverse County Central Dispatch’s 911 emergency lines are up nearly 20 percent since 2010, said Director Jason…

BEULAH — Only one commissioner on the Benzie County Board is being challenged for his seat, while another seat is being filled by a newcomer w…

SUTTONS BAY — When it comes to politics it seems there is one thing local Democrats and Republicans can agree on — defacing, destroying and do…

TRAVERSE CITY — Voters will not have the option of deciding whether they favor a millage for a new senior center after Grand Traverse County b…

TRAVERSE CITY — Ballot jams seemed to be the delay du jour in some townships, slowing up election results.

NORTHPORT — Leelanau Township Emergency Services will be staffed with four people around the clock after voters approved an increase in funding.

SUTTONS BAY — Leelanau County Prosecutor Joseph T. Hubbell will serve another four years after defeating his Republican challenger in Tuesday’…

TRAVERSE CITY — Two seats are up for grabs on the Northwestern Michigan College Board of Trustees and so far, only one person has filed electi…

TRAVERSE CITY — A request for an increase in Grand Traverse County Central Dispatch’s 911 funding will appear on the November ballot, followin…

TRAVERSE CITY — In September 2018, Traverse City and Grand Traverse County leaders resolved to work together to build a new senior center in T…

TRAVERSE CITY — A Republican activist’s lawsuit claiming several Michigan counties have voter rolls riddled with ineligible voters is being pa…

TRAVERSE CITY — Grand Traverse County voters will soon decide whether to steer continued property tax funds to local roads, following a decisi…

LELAND — A 10.9-mill operational tax for Leland Township Schools was easily renewed this week on a vote of 822 to 322, but the real win comes …

TRAVERSE CITY — Recall petitions against three Traverse City Area Public Schools trustees could be collateral damage of the COVID-19 pandemic.

TRAVERSE CITY — Fears about changed absentee voter rules slowing down results for Michigan’s primary election proved largely unfounded.

TRAVERSE CITY — Voters showed up in solid numbers in Traverse City for the presidential primary.

TRAVERSE CITY — Election officials around the state are scrambling to get absentee ballots to the more than 800,000 who have applied so far.

TRAVERSE CITY — Dan O’Neil wants Grand Traverse County voters to send him to Lansing to serve in the state House of Representatives.

TRAVERSE CITY — Contributions to a failed effort to recall state Rep. Larry Inman, R-Williamsburg, hit $97,131 in 2019.

TRAVERSE CITY — The light switched off and then on again for the recall petition of two Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education t…

TRAVERSE CITY — The appeals of two Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education members regarding a petition to recall them will be he…

TRAVERSE CITY — The Michigan Court of Appeals breathed life once again into the ongoing campaign to recall state Rep. Larry Inman.