| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:48 AM
New librarian Leland Parsons, communications instructor Jenny Maginnis and accounting instructor Thomas Knott say they have landed their dream jobs at North Central Michigan College.
Parsons has always wanted to work in a community...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:48 AM
Here is our weekly salute to the people, places and organizations that make Northern Michigan a special place to live.
Eye on the prize
Northern Michigan is well represented again this year at the annual ArtPrize in Grand Rapids.
ArtPrize is an...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
This year's college grads have something to celebrate besides their diploma: Employers plan to hire 13 percent more new grads this year than last, says the National Association of Colleges and Employers. That marks the fourth straight year of growth,...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:12 AM
Junior setter Carly Searles was named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association’s Specialty Player of the Week for Trine (Ind.) University women’s volleyball team.
Searles, a Petoskey graduate, had double-double in each match during...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Continuing its tradition of excellence, the Petoskey High School Band took first place in A level competition at Kenowa Hills High School Saturday. They also won honors in the best music overall and boasted a 95, the top score of all bands in all...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Three Petoskey High School undergraduate students were recently awarded Petoskey Education Foundation scholarships for summer study.
Juniors Grace Marshall and Paige Petrowski were each awarded Petoskey Education Foundation/Bank of Northern Michigan...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Now in its third year, a study of walleye movement and diet in the Inland Waterway is winding down.
The study was spawned from concern about a population estimate done on Mullett Lake in 2009. The Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians’ Natural...
| Jul 14, 2013
Brace yourself for a lot of looking-back stories. Fifty years have passed since 1963, a time of transition that makes today's social and political firestorms look like a cool breeze.
It was the year that the Beatles released their first album. The...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:08 AM
BAY VIEW -- When more than 70 students every year come to study chamber music at the Bay View Music Festival, they expect not just to be taught, but to find examples of the repertoire they are studying.
The program Chamber Music Showpieces on Wednesday,...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:04 AM
EAST LANSING -- Emily Pochubay will serve as the Michigan State University Extension Agriculture and Agribusiness Institute Fruit Production Educator in Northwest Michigan, effective Sept. 1.
Pochubay will provide leadership and focus for fruit crop...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The Little Traverse Choral Society welcomes David Gladstone to the podium as interim music director, accompanied by Ellen Kendall on the piano/organ, for the 2013 December concerts and the May 2014 concerts celebrating the founding of the choral society...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:21 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A bid to make Michigan the first state with an animal abuser registry akin to one that shames and identifies sex offenders has been dropped by lawmakers over concerns about cost and other issues.
Instead, the state could soon...