TRAVERSE CITY — Networks Northwest received a 2020 Aliceann Wohlbruck Impact Award from the National Association of Development Organizations.
Kelly Ignace is the new president of the board for TCNewTech. Ignace, who was on the board of directors at TCNewTech, began serving a two-year term as president on Nov. 1. Ignace succeeds SampleServe president and CEO Russell Schindler, who founded TCNewTech in 2015. Schindler will continue …
Coronavirus put a crimp in my 2020 travel plans. I had been looking forward to hitting a few far-flung destinations, possibly Grand Junction, Miami Beach and Yuma.
Last week, leaders from hospitals across Michigan, including Ed Ness, president and CEO of Munson Healthcare, held a press conference to appeal to Michiganders to refocus their efforts on preventing the spread of COVID-19. Hospital cases are doubling every two weeks, and at that rate, projec…
TRAVERSE CITY — Michigan workers who were temporarily laid off because of pandemic-related measures, went back to work, but are again laid off can reopen the earlier claim to receive more benefits.
TRAVERSE CITY — Traverse Connect’s annual Economic Outlook Summit and Business Expo, like so many other business events, this year converted to virtual format.
Mostly locked up at home during the pandemic, my mind occasionally has wandered back to those long-ago days when travel was a large part of my life. Oh, the freedom!
THOMPSONVILLE — Iron Fish Distillery has created “a village of individual heated, waterproof, breathable canvas tents where guests can be cozy while enjoying spirits, cocktails and farm fresh wood fired pizza and snacks,” according to a release.
LANSING — A retired Traverse City optometrist was among 17 individuals and organizations recognized at the Bureau of Services for Blind Persons Honor Roll Achievement Awards.
Alex Lutke was named chief executive officer at the Forest Area Federal Credit Union. Lutke joined FAFCU in 2017 as chief financial officer. Lutke has 10 years of experience in the financial industry at credit unions “as small as $50 million and as large as $4 billion,” according to a releas…
If you are like me, you have bemoaned or cringed at least once during 2020 at the news that one or more of your favorite businesses has closed because of economic strain.
ELK RAPIDS — Short’s Brewing Company’s expansion is inching closer to completion. The company is adding a 6,000-square-foot warehouse to its Elk Rapids brewery, along with three more loading docks.
Rachael Sherman joined Idea Stream. She will oversee the office management, administrative and bookkeeping duties at the Traverse City marketing company. A graduate of Southern New Hampshire University, Sherman has more than 10 years of experience in sales, administration and management. She…
This November, it’s critically important for our business community to use our collective voice and elect leaders who care about issues important to us — especially as we address our COVID-19 recovery.
TRAVERSE CITY — This has been a troubling year, what with a pandemic, unrest in American streets and a juiced-up election season. But 2020, at least, is on track to deliver a solid local grape crop.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ferris State University will use a $669,216 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture to improve rural distance learning.
Spring cleaning is all about eliminating clutter. Fall cleaning may start out that way, but — at least for me — typically becomes a mental journey through the past rather than a path to the future.
Working to ensure the health of our communities and keep northern Michigan residents out of a hospital is a big part of our role at Munson Healthcare.
Q: I’m on the board of directors of my condominium building, and we are considering adoption of a rule requiring masks to be worn in the indoor common elements of the development, for example, the lobby, hallways and elevators.
Max Wealth Management at Lake Michigan Credit Union hired Amy Datema as LPL Financial Advisor for the lakeshore area. The lakeshore territory includes Traverse City, Allendale, Grand Haven, Muskegon, Norton Shores, Hudsonville and Jenison. According to a release, Datema has 18 years of speci…
This Week's Circulars
- Widespread infection rates prompt Grand Traverse County health officials to change COVID-19 strategy
- 'Dead' northern Mich. voters surprised by their own demise
- Two dead, two hospitalized after shooting in Elberta
- Health care workers sick, exhausted as second wave washes over region
- Third person dies after Elberta shooting
- FBI: Man charged, girl safe after suspected kidnapping that spanned 1,400 miles
- Pam Forton resigns from TCAPS Board of Education
- FBI: Missing Texas girl found safe in northern Michigan
- Survey results in on Front Street closure, summer modifications
- Peninsula trustees to talk lawsuit