May 19, 2024

What to Do This Memorial Day Weekend, from Parades to BBQs to Concerts

Tracking the U.P. Wolf

Love it or hate it, the Upper Peninsula’s gray wolf has become a Michigan celebrity
The term “unforgettable” has lost ... Read More >>

On the Island at Verde's Taqueria

Embracing Mexican flavors with a Michigan twist
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Local Vet Is Still Flying High

Keelan McNulty now pilots EMS helicopters...and the drop-off line at school
If you're looking for Keelan ... Read More >>

Dash4Ever Wants Gravestone QR Codes to Be the Norm

Technology and history meet with this 21st-century memorial
Steve Morgan’s voice quivers just ... Read More >>

Film Review - The Volcano: Rescue from Whakaari

4 Stars
With the summer blockbuster season ... Read More >>

Grand Traverse Pie Co.'s Fruits of Summer Pie

There’s a new pie in ... Read More >>


New on Mackinac Island for Spring 2024

Heading to Mackinac Island this Memorial Day Weekend? When you stop for your obligatory picture with Arch Rock, you’ll also spot a new attraction: the Milliken Nature Center, so named after TC’s own Gov. ...

May 18, 2024 |


Maple Moon's Maple Gold Wine

If maple syrup is liquid gold, Maple Moon Sugarbush & Winery in Petoskey has hit the beverage jackpot with their bestselling Maple Gold wine, which blends sugaring with viniculture for a port-style sip steeped ...

May 18, 2024 |


What’s So Bad About Peace, Love, and Labor Unions?

Like most grandfathers, my grandpa had some great stories. When he lived in St. Louis in 1918, he watched a man light the gas street lamps every night with a long pole. His family’s ...

May 18, 2024 |

Virtual Express



Lakeside Weekend Adventures

The little lakeside corner of the world made up of Bay Harbor, Petoskey, Walloon Lake, and Harbor Springs is always full o... Read More >>

Good News, Bad News

There is good news and not such good news on the climate front. 2023 was the planet’s hottest since official records... Read More >>

A Birder's Paradise

The Beaver Island Birding Trail celebrates its annual Birding Foray May 24-26. The weekend consists of multiple field trip... Read More >>

East Jordan Remembers

East Jordan is gearing up for Memorial Day observances on Monday, May 27, starting at 6am with coffee at American Legion H... Read More >>