Grand Traverse Academy Secondary Principal Michelle Floering recorded this video of students giving a pair of color-corrective glasses to their biology teacher Matt Drost.
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This Week's Circulars
85, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at Medilodge in Traverse City. A full obituary will follow in a later edition of the Record-Eagle.
- Cruise ship to visit Traverse City eight times in 2022
- Second Amendment sanctuary measure proposed for Kalkaska County
- Two northern Michigan wines named best in class
- Country doctor calls it a career after 37 years
- Lawsuit claims TCAPS, board president intentionally violated transparency laws
- Bridge work, roundabout, FishPass on deck
- Lucky's Markets files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
- Refugee decisions draw online backlash
- Medical marijuana businesses opening
- Editorial: Broken pipe flap shows broken trust
Kalkaska village council members are expected to discuss the future of village Treasurer Jennifer Standerfer at a special meeting Thursday night. She is currently on an indefinite suspension after claiming to have discovered more than $1,000 in missing village department of public safety cre… Read more
A crew from Team Elmer's takes down the chimneys on Immaculate Conception Elementary School in Traverse City on Friday as demolition begins on the older of the two school buildings, which dates to 1905. A new two-story, $12 million building will be home to kindergarten through fifth-grade st… Read more
Kevin Copeland took Jan-Michael Stump up on his plane to show him a few air show moves. Look closely though, Jan forgot to secure his GoPro camera. Read more
Record-Eagle photographer Jan-Michael Stump ran a course Traverse City firefighters must complete in 8 minutes. Jan finished the course but missed the goal by 9 seconds, coming in at 8:09. The course involved lifting hoses, climbing ladders and dragging a dummy through the station's garage a… Read more
Traverse City police officers suspect two Chicago men, both 23, used counterfeit $100 bills at a Traverse City grocery store. Police Chief Jeff O’Brien said officers found a “substantial” amount of suspected counterfeit bills in the men’s car. Video by Carol Thompson Read more
A brass quartet busks in downtown Traverse City. From left, Nick Suminski, Colin Huls, Alex Lord and Ivan Suminski have been reuniting over their holiday breaks from college to play popular Christmas songs in the brass quartet. -- Erin Sloan Read more
Traverse City officials address media members and the public at a press conference Monday morning regarding an incident with TC police Officer Michael Peters. Peters was spotted at a rally Friday with a Confederate flag and drinking a beer. -- Erin Sloan Read more