Traverse City Ticker
Cutbacks, Layoffs at NW Michigan Works
Due to an approximate 35 percent reduction in federal funds , major changes are afoot for Northwest Michigan Works.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Northern Michigan News
Cadillac food bank hosting open house
"People don't know who we are even though we have been here for 25 years," she admitted.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Fracking water falls short
June 13--KALKASKA -- Truckloads of municipal water recently were carted to a Kalkaska County natural gas well when there wasn't enough groundwater to fracture the bedrock.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Both drivers to blame in crash that kills Grayling golf coach, golfer and a mother, state police say
Both drivers in a crash that killed the Grayling golf coach, one of his golfers and a passenger in the other vehicle, were at fault, state police say.
American Quarter Horse Journal
Mr Conclusion was world champion aged stallion in 1986.
Longtime American Quarter Horse breeder James E. Evans, 69, of Webberville, Michigan, died June 11. Jim was best known as one of the breeders of Mr Conclusion, the 1982 sorrel stallion who will go into the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame in March.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Grant money helps schools fight back against bullying
Seven grants totaling to $241,000 were given to nonprofits and local units of government in the Rotary Charities spring grant round.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Watchdog group says 'fracking' operation in Kalkaska County is forced to buy municipal water
An oil and gas well being "fracked" in Kalkaska County is taking more water than is available on site, forcing the well operators to buy truckloads of water from nearby municipalities, an environmental watchdog group said Wednesday, June 5. Encana Oil and Gas Inc.'s plan to draw up to 8.4 million gallons of water from on-site wells at its Rapid ... (more)
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Merit Network Lights REACH-3MC II Network from Cadillac to Mio,...
Merit Network Inc. announced Friday the completion of three key segments of its Round II REACH-3MC network build-out: Cadillac to Mio, Gaylord to Mackinaw City, and Grayling to Kalkaska.
Wed May 29, 2013
Traverse City Ticker
Kalkaska Company is Chamber Small Biz of the Year
Employee-owned Kalkaska Screw Products is the 2013 Hagerty Small Business of the Year.
Thu May 23, 2013
Guest column: It's time to re-think education funding in Michigan
In the past couple of weeks, many of us have followed the news of the Buena Vista School District and the Pontiac School District who were in jeopardy of having to close their doors early before the end of the school year.
Tue May 21, 2013
A Charming Campground Wedding by Chris McGuire
Rachel and Jeff met at Camp Tanuga in Kalkaska, Michigan in 1999 and, 13 years later, they exchanged vows at the same campground.