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Event of the Week: Free Fishing Seminars

This week’s “event of the week” was a free fishing weekend that was able to take place in Cadillac, despite some weather-related challenges. The event was held at the Carl T. Johnson center on Valentine’s day — and was designed to give visitors a chance to enjoy some free ice fishing. However, temperatures of 15 […]

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Event of the Week: Snow Festival

This week’s “Event of the Week” is a winter festival that’s particularly popular with snowmobilers. The 31st Annual North American Snow Festival took place in Cadillac as the month began — drawing in snowmobilers from all over the state for a wide range of winter activities. This year’s festival included a wide range of activities […]

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Event of the Week: Hospital Merger

In your “Event of the Week” this week… two local hospitals are under new management, and that’s a significant change for the communities they serve. Munson Healthcare officially assumed ownership of the former Mercy Hospitals in Cadillac and Grayling on Sunday. The purchase follows a long-term partnership between Munson Healthcare and Trinity Health in both […]

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Event of the Week: Hospital Ceremony

In your “Event of the Week” this week… we’re taking a look at a very special ceremony held at a local hospital. Mercy Hospital of Cadillac hosted the ceremony last Tuesday as a way to symbolize the future of their facility, which is being taken over by Munson Medical Center beginning this week. The ceremony […]

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Event of the Week: “Art Bomb” Kicks off in Traverse City

This week’s “Event of the Week” is a sort of arts festival going on in Traverse City. “Art Bomb” kicked off at Right Brain Brewery on January 10, and it’s continuing through the end of March. About 20 artists are participating in this year’s “Art Bomb,” and much of the art on display throughout the […]

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Event of the Week: Winter Storm

In your “Event of the Week” this week… winter weather is the highlight. The winter storm we saw between last Thursday and Friday was certainly a highlight of the week. It left many people digging out and kept others home, away from the nasty conditions. While whiteouts and slick road conditions created problems for travelers […]