- Man in scuba gear gets warning after causing restaurant stir Updated: May-21-15 12:02 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Police say a belligerent man dressed in scuba gear caused a stir at a northern Michigan fast food restaurant.
- Michigan farmers keep eye on crops amid recent cold weather Updated: May-21-15 7:22 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Michigan farmers are keeping an eye on crops in the coming weeks to determine the extent of damage from a recent round of cold weather.
- Man drunk while riding 4-wheel scooter can't dodge charges Updated: May-20-15 10:47 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - The Michigan appeals court has reinstated charges against a man who admits he was drunk while riding a four-wheel electric scooter that can go only 4 mph.
- Tick encounters rising as northern Michigan weather warms Updated: May-16-15 1:46 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Warmer weather across northern Michigan is bringing unwelcome pests.
- Next unionization vote set at Northwestern Michigan College Updated: May-15-15 3:49 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - A date has been set for Northwestern Michigan College's academic chairs to decide whether to unionize at the Traverse City school.
- Tribal council member charged with criminal sexual conduct Updated: May-12-15 9:25 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - A member of a northern Michigan Indian tribe's council has been charged with criminal sexual conduct involving two girls over the past several years.
- Michigan lawmakers criticize Canadian nuke waste endorsement Updated: May-07-15 3:56 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - A member of Congress and a state legislator from Michigan are criticizing a Canadian panel's support for burying nuclear waste less than a mile from Lake Huron.
- Panel backs plan for nuclear waste disposal near Lake Huron Updated: May-06-15 10:38 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - A Canadian advisory panel Wednesday endorsed a fiercely debated plan to bury waste from nuclear power plants less than a mile from Lake Huron, saying it had concluded the project would pose no danger to the environment.
- EPA suggests triggers for warning of algae in drinking water Updated: May-06-15 6:22 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released the first nationwide guidelines Wednesday for determining when algal toxins have reached dangerous levels in public water systems and do-not-drink warnings might be needed.
- Study: Lake Erie would offer plenty of food for Asian carp Updated: May-06-15 6:10 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Runaway growth of algae in Lake Erie since the early 2000s has made the shallowest of the Great Lakes even more vulnerable to an invasion by greedy Asian carp, federal scientists said Wednesday.
- Police captain to stand trial on neglect of duty charge Updated: May-05-15 12:02 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - A northern Michigan police officer faces trial for misdemeanor neglect of duty in connection with an incident at a city official's home.
- Thriving flock makes Michigan No. 7 for spring turkey hunt Updated: May-05-15 4:13 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - There is a springtime duet many hunters know and love - the call and response just before a headstrong tom turkey struts into view.
- Police seek information in vandalism of city founder's grave Updated: Apr-30-15 2:31 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Authorities are seeking information in the vandalism of Traverse City founder Perry Hannah's grave, along with about 20 others.
- Man dead for months found in Traverse City home Updated: Apr-24-15 1:22 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - The body of a man found dead in his unheated Traverse City home was there for months.
- Foundation pledges funds for Kirtland's warbler habitat Updated: Apr-24-15 6:52 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - The Arbor Day Foundation says it will pay for 800,000 trees this spring for planting in northern Michigan to provide nesting areas for the Kirtland's warbler.
- Elizabeth Weaver, Michigan justice for nearly 16 years, dies Updated: Apr-22-15 6:01 pm
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Elizabeth "Betty" Weaver, a teacher-turned-judge who stunned her Michigan Supreme Court colleagues when she said she had secretly recorded their discussions, has died. She was 74.