Grand Traverse County

Preliminary Counts Show Grand Traverse Area Enrollment DownPreliminary figures show school enrollment has declined in parts of northern Michigan's Grand Traverse County area.
Police: Mother Last Person Alive In Suspected Murder-SuicideIt's not clear if Tamisha Mendenhall acted alone in the deaths, police said. A note was found that "mentioned the children were innocent."
Mother Suspected After Michigan Family Of 4 Found Dead In Apparent Murder-SuicidePolice are investigating the deaths of two adults and two small children south of Traverse City.
Fire Up North Reveals Large Marijuana Growing OperationOfficers found several loaded guns, 15 pounds of processed marijuana, drug paraphernalia and more than $6,000 in cash inside the adjoining home.
'Drunk Dialing' 911 More Than 100 Times Finally Gets Man A Response: ArrestAuthorities say a northern Michigan man confessed he was drunk and bored when he called 911 more than 100 times in the span of about a month.
Michigan's 13th Circuit Court is State's First Fully Electronic CourtSouthfield-based ImageSoft Inc. says its systems have helped make the 13th District Court, which includes Grand Traverse, Antrim and Leelanau counties, the state's first fully electronic court, with the expansion of its electronic case file management system.
6 Michigan Dam Projects Get Share Of $2.3MThe state says six Michigan dam removal or repair projects are getting a share of more than $2.3 million in funding.
Police Cracking Down On Drunk Drivers Through April 8Luck may belong to the Irish, but it won't help Michigan motorists who don't designate a sober driver over the next few weeks.
Man Dies Trying To Retrieve Snowmobile From LakeAuthorities say a man has died after scuba diving in a northern Michigan lake while trying to retrieve a snowmobile that went through the ice.
Young Boy Dies In Accident At FairgroundsAuthorities say a 6-year-old boy who was struck by a pickup truck while riding a bike at a fair in northern Michigan has died.
Medical Pot Law No Defense For Michigan DriversThe Michigan appeals court says the state's medical marijuana law doesn't shield people from prosecution if they are caught driving after using pot.
LEDs Shine For Cost Savings At Grand Traverse County Civic Center Walking TrackCooper Lighting of Peachtree City, Ga. said its LED lighting has been installed in 100 outdoor fixtures at the Grand Traverse County Civic Center, improving illumination on a mile-long outdoor jogging oval and reducing annual energy costs by up to $7,000.