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The Colts hosted the Browns in the second preseason game of the year Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

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The Colts hosted the Browns for the second time in their final day of training camp at Grand Park in Westfield. Many Colts alumni were on hand.

Immaculate Conception Elementary School celebrated its new home with a Rite of Blessing on Thursday in Traverse City. The Most Rev. Steven Raica and nearly 20 other priests and deacons from parishes in the Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools family celebrated Mass at Immaculate Conception C…

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83, of Traverse City, died July 23, 2019. There will be a celebration of his life held on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m., at the home of his daughter, Teresa and Dale Campbell, 6105 Brackett Road, Williamsburg, MI 49690. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guestbook and shar…

an Ohio native, he was the consummate outdoorsman. O.B. loved Traverse City where he hunted, fished and vacationed for years until making it his home 1981. He was a championship bass fisherman and life member of TC Bass club. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Sandy; three child…

TRAVERSE CITY [mdash] On Sunday evening, Aug. 11, 2019, Jean Ellen Ahart slipped the surly bonds of earth and joined her parents in the stars. Jean was born June 11, 1936 to Archie L and Dorothy A (nee Wolf) McLean in Traverse City. She spent many of her early years in Northport as well. Jea…

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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

Traverse City planning officials are set to discuss how the city should respond to changes in the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act, as well as form-based code for development of the Eighth Street corridor. Read more

The Record-Eagle will livestream tonight's pregame festivities for the TC Patriot Game. Follow along starting at 6 p.m. TC West vs. TC Central will kick off at 7:15 p.m. part 1 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

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

The Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners meeting scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Items on the agenda include a request to rescind a Commission on Aging millage rollback and public comment. 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

Thousands of demonstrators gathered in downtown Traverse City Saturday to join the Women's March. The Traverse City event is a sister march to a national march in Washington D.C. and was one of about 600 events nationwide. 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