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8 Grand Traverse Co. Dispensaries Raided, Accused of Operating Illegally

All eight operating medical marijuana dispensaries in Grand Traverse County are accused of operating illegally. Four of the dispensaries were within Traverse City limits: Great Lakes Helping Hands, 809 Provisioning Center, Select Provisions and Superior Genetics. Four more were in surrounding areas: The Farmacy in Fife Lake, Interlochen Alternative Health in Interlochen, Green Relief in Grawn and another Great Lakes…

8 Grand Traverse Co. Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Shut Down After Investigation

Officers searched and shut down eight medical marijuana dispensaries across Grand Traverse County. At 4:30 Wednesday afternoon TNT, state police, the sheriff’s office and Traverse City police held a press conference explaining an investigation going on for months. With the help of undercover officers, the agencies say eight facilities were operating in violation of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act by…

Cherry Capital Airport Re-Opens Runway After Construction

Cherry Capital Airport is celebrating Tuesday after they re-opened a runway they’ve been working on. The airport says in just 21 days crews were able to complete what usually takes 162 days. The $13.9 million project extends the runway more than 100 feet. The remainder of construction will be done at night until the end of October and shouldn’t affect…

Grand Traverse County’s Acme Twp. Passes Medical Marijuana Ordinance

Tuesday night a Grand Traverse County township board met for hours discussing the future of the medical marijuana industry in their township. For a year now Acme Township has been looking at ways they will comply with the state’s new medical marijuana laws. Tuesday the board discussed an ordinance that will allow permits like growing, processing, transporting, provisioning and safety…

Munson Medical Center, Leelanau Co. Emergency Management Talk Readiness After Las Vegas Shooting

The historically deadly shooting in Las Vegas is heartbreaking. For local emergency crews and the organizations that support them it’s a reminder of how important it is to prepare. “When the time comes hopefully it won’t but if it does we’re ready to handle a large scale disaster,” says John Bolde, director of safety and security at Munson Medical Center…

Munson Medical Center Trains For Mass Casualty Events

Those in the medical field define a mass casualty event as potentially hundreds of patients coming in at once, something Munson Medical Center trains for often. While hospital staff deal with medical emergencies every day, there’s nothing that compares to a mass shooting the size of the one in Las Vegas. That’s why they train. If something similar were to…

Retiring Well With Michael Reese: Spouse Taxation

Getting ready for retirement isn’t easy. There’s a show that airs on 9&10 every Tuesday to help you prepare. It’s called Retiring Well with Michael Reese, and every week they highlight a topic to get you a head start in the planning process. This week the show will focus on surviving spouse taxation. When it comes to saving accounts and…