Traverse City

Grand Traverse Resort (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Can The Auto Industry Sustain Its Comeback?

Annual auto conference opens near Traverse City, looking at “Mobility, Profitability, Sustainability” in the industry’s recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2013

(Photo: Traverse City Convention and Visitors Bureau)

‘Visit With A Purpose’ Connects Volunteers With Opportunities

“Experiential travel is growing in popularity, so why not incorporate a volunteerism experience?” he said.

CBS Detroit–07/25/2013

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Plex Systems a Sponsor of CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Plex Systems, developers of the Plex Manufacturing Cloud online manufacturing management software system, announced that it is sponsoring the half-day Global Manufacturing Strategies track on Monday, Aug. 5, at the 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

An aerial photo of the Traverse City area, showing West (left) and East (right) Grand Traverse Bay and the Old Mission Peninsula between them.

Connected and Self-Driving Vehicle Sessions Bring Technology and Automotive Leaders Together

Sessions on Monday and Tuesday afternoon of the 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars will highlight the progression of advanced driver assistance systems and vehicle-to-vehicle active safety as they converge towards an autonomous and connected vehicle future.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

Driver Arraigned On Manslaughter Charges In Golf Team Crash

A driver who authorities say was involved in a two-van crash that killed her 27-year-old daughter, a 31-year-old high school golf coach and an 18-year-old student has been arraigned on manslaughter charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

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Cost Doubles For Traverse City Theater Project

Officials now say the price tag could reach $1.5 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

(Photo: Traverse City Convention and Visitors Bureau)

‘Taste Of Traverse City’ Festival To Highlight Culinary Arts

The three-day festival will include workshops, demonstrations, appearances by local chefs and culinary celebrities, and tastes and sips of the best dishes and libations from area restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries and other food producers.

CBS Detroit–07/12/2013

A splash pad (credit: istockphoto)

Sewer-Fouled Splash Pad Prompts Illness Complaints

Officials got about a dozen calls reporting illnesses after Traverse City’s new $360K splash pad rained human waste-water on kids.


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2 Michigan Bicyclists Killed In Accidents

A 29-year-old woman and a 58-year-old man were struck in separate incidents.


A splash pad (credit: istockphoto)

Health Alert Issued After Splash Pad Sewer Backup

Traverse City officials have issued a health alert after a sewer backup fouled a new $360K splash pad.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2013




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