What to Watch: What will make headlines in 2023

It’s January and that means it’s time for the TCBN’s list of happenings in and around Traverse City as we head into the New Year. Here are 16 of the people, places, and products to watch, including FishPass, the community of Kingsley, new hotels in and...

Munson’s In-House Wood Shop Keeps Hospital Safe and Sound

In addition to its 442 beds, hundreds of physicians, and departments for everything from neonatal intensive care to cardiology, Munson Medical Center (MMC) also boasts something you might not know about: its own in-house wood shop. Tucked away off the beaten path on the ground floor...

Opiate addiction affecting hiring practices of local businesses

Drug use in the workplace is rising. Drug use in the American workforce is at its highest point in 12 years, according to Quest Diagnostics’ annual Drug Testing Index. In 2016, the positivity rate in employment-related drug tests was 4.2 percent. It hasn’t been higher since...