Manistee In the News

Where to Find 6 Magnificent Michigan Sand Dunes, MLive, May 27, 2021

Best Beach Destinations to Visit This Summer, OutsideHow, May 27, 2021

Sip Like A Local: Benzie, Ludington & Manistee, MyNorth, May 25, 2021

Manistee County Part of Statewide Scavenger Hunt, Manistee News Advocate, May 2, 2021

Statewide Scavenger Hunt Encourages Michiganders to Explore the State, UpNorthLive, April 29, 2021

Manistee County to Participate in Great Michigan Scavenger Hunt, 9&10 News, April 28, 2021

Journey Along Lake Michigan’s Coast, The Pike Magazine, March 1, 2021

Manistee Lighthouse Shines in Frozen Winter Splendor, MyNorth, Feb. 17, 2021

Experience Manistee County: In Person and Online, The Pike, Feb. 15, 2021

Exploring Winter Fun in Manistee County, 9&10 News, Feb. 1, 2021

MTM On The Road: Paddling The Pine River, 9&10 News, Jan. 8, 2021

7 ways to find your winter fun in Manistee, MLive, Jan. 4, 2021

Here are some options for enjoying winter offering in Manistee County, Manistee News Advocate, Dec. 25, 2020

What’s Happening in Northern Michigan, 9&10 News, Dec. 24, 2020

The Lamplighter Sculpture Allows Visitors to “Light” Up Downtown, 9&10 News, Dec. 14, 2020

21 Cozy Places for Winter Outdoor Drinks in Northern Michigan, MyNorth, Dec. 9, 2020

4 gorgeous color tours that wind through the heart of ManisteeMLive, Sept. 23, 2020    

Snag Your Spot at Portage Point Resort for an Unforgettable MI Family, Sept. 22, 2020

This Easy, Over-Water Boardwalk Leads to Loads of Wildlife & Nature Views in Northern, Sept. 10, 2020

Fall Colors: Where to See the Best of the Midwest in 2020,, Sept. 9, 2020

Complete Guide to Manistee, MI: 28 Best Things to Do For the Most Unforgettable Family Trip, Sept. 4, 2020

Magoon Creek Natural Area: Scoop Up Beach Glass & Rock Finds at This Enchanting Lake Michigan Park,, September 2, 2020

15+ Places that you would never have considered for a Christmas break – Our Best Kept Secrets, Lifney, July 3, 2020

Online Activities That Showcase the Beauty of Michigan, FOX 17, April 22, 2020

Manistee County Offers Virtual Tours of More than 100 Historic Sites, Manistee News Advocate, April 20, 2020

Take a Virtual Tour Through Manistee County, Holland Sentinel, April 11, 2020

Explore West Michigan (and the World) from Your Couch, West Michigan Woman, April 8, 2020

12 local trails to get you outside in Northwest Lower Michigan, MLive, April 7, 2020

Manistee County Offers Virtual Tours of 100+ Historical Sites, MyNorth, April 4, 2020

Tour Historical Sites in Manistee from Home, 9&10 News, March 31, 2020

Awesome Virtual Travel Experiences in the Midwest, O The Places We Go, March 23, 2020

Road Trip: Manistee Fire Department Gains International Attention, Record Eagle, March 8, 2020

Leaf peeping: Visitors bureau tracks best color travel tipsManistee News Advocate, September 26, 2019

Manistee Rolls Out Fall Adventures, Boasts 2 Leaf-Peeping Seasons, MLive, September 20, 2019

Manistee County Visitors Bureau to Provide Barricades for Events, Manistee News Advocate, July 21, 2019

It’s Official: Guinness says 130-year-old Manistee Firehouse is World’s Oldest The Detroit News, June 21, 2019

Manistee Fire Station is the World’s Oldest Continuously Manned Operating Fire Station MyNorth, June 21, 2019

130-Year-Old Manistee Fire Station Hits Guinness World Record, 9&10 News, June 18, 2019

Manistee’s 130-year-old Fire Station takes a Guinness World Record, 13 ON YOUR SIDE, June 18, 2019

Guinness World Records: Oldest Continually Manned Fire Station is in Michigan, MLive, June 18, 2019

Manistee Fire Department Makes Guinness World Records, UpNorthLive, June 18, 2019

Manistee Fire Station Earns Guinness World Record Designation, Ludington Daily News, June 18, 2019

Manistee’s Fire Station sets Guinness World Record, Manistee News Advocate, June 17, 2019

Best of 2019: A Natural Spirit (Iron Fish Distillery, page 12-13), Michigan Meetings + Events Magazine, Summer 2019

KATHRYN KENNY: Why Travel Matters in Manistee, Manistee News Advocate, May 6, 2019

Up 4% in 2017, Michigan’s Meetings + Events Magazine, Spring 2019

Manistee Seeks Guinness Record for Oldest Continuously Operated Fire Station, The Detroit News, April 5, 2019

Iron Fish Distillery creates a drinking destination on a back-roads farm, Crain’s Detroit Business, Dec. 9, 2018

What about economic development for Manistee? Manistee News Advocate, Dec. 7, 2018

Manistee County Tourism Numbers Continue to Grow, 9 & 10 News, Dec. 4, 2018

7 Road Trip Destinations for the Christmas Season, Detroit Free Press, Nov. 23, 2018

Festive Holiday Events in Northern Michigan, MyNorth, Nov. 15, 2018

Yultide celebration in Indy, a Wisconsin winter festival done Wright and more Midwest events, Chicago Tribune, Nov. 12, 2018

12 Old Fashioned Christmas Towns You Should Visit, MSN Lifestyle, Nov. 7, 2018

News to Use, Chicago Tribune, Oct. 21, 2018

Fishing in the fall is a unique experience everyone should try at least once, The Oakland Press, Oct. 6, 2018

Find the peace and tranquility you seek on Michigan’s nature trails, The Oakland Press, Sept. 30, 2018

Take a fall art tour in Wisconsin, celebrate Oktoberfest at Starved Rock and other midwest events, Chicago Tribune, Sept. 28, 2018

The Ultimate Fall Road Trip on Michigan’s M-22Midwest Living, September/October 2018

Things to Do in Manistee: Fall Festivals, Scenic Tours, Discounts & More,  MyNorth.comSept. 19, 2018

9 Incredible Places for a Michigan Fall Color Tour,  MyNorth.comSept. 18, 2018

Take in a music and arts festival in Indiana, celebrate Route 66 in Springfield and more – Chicago Tribune, August 30, 2018

Most Underrated Towns in Every State –, August 23, 2018

Floating Bed & Breakfast: Stay the Night on the S.S. City of MilwaukeeMyNorth,  August 7, 2018

The Best Road Trips from Grand RapidsGR Healthy Living, July 16, 2018

STATE OF THE ART – Summer’s Must-See Gallery Shows and ExhibitsNorthern Michigan Express, June 4, 2018

Hollywood actress Toni Trucks says her hometown Manistee “sweats this historic magic”Michigan Radio, May 16, 2018

Talking ‘Twilight’, ‘SEAL Team’, and coming home with Michigan actress Toni TrucksMLive/Grand Rapids Press, May 15, 2018

Morning Show with Shelly IrwinWGVU, May 14, 2018

This Week’s Top 10 Unveiled: Manistee Historic ToursNorthern Express, May 14, 2018

Morning Show with Ron JollyWTCM Newstalk 580, May 11, 2018

Michigan’s Big ShowRadio Program, May 11, 2018

‘SEAL Team’ actress lends voice for historic walking tours in her Michigan townMLive/Grand Rapids Press, May 10, 2018

Why actress Toni Trucks wants us to visit ManisteeMy West Michigan, May 9, 2018

Interview: Actress Toni Trucks helps dedicate Manistee Historic Sites ToursMorning Mix, May 9, 2018

Hollywood Actress Honors Hometown of Manistee with New ProjectTV 9 & 10 CBS Cadillac, May 9, 2018

Actress Toni Trucks gives voice to Manistee’s rich historyTV 7 & 4 NBC Traverse City, May 9, 2018

Historic Sites Tours kicks offManistee County Press, May 9, 2018

Toni Trucks dedicates initiative in hometown ManisteeLudington Daily News, May 8, 2018

Trucks helps dedicate Historic Sites ToursManistee News Advocate, May 8, 2018

Hollywood Actor and West Michigan Native Toni Trucks Dedicates New Manistee Historic Sites ToursMyNorth News Service, May 8, 2018

7 Michigan Breweries Worth a TripHOUR Detroit, May 4, 2018

Manistee’s Vogue Theatre celebrates milestoneInterlochen Public Radio, March 30, 2018

Manistee’s Vogue Theater turns 80 and becomes downtown drawMLive/Grand Rapids Press, March 21, 2018

Reconnect with nature on a pair of cross-country skisThe Oakland Press, February 10, 2018

February in West MichiganWMTA February Newsletter, January 31, 2018

12-ish indoorsy destinations to make winter fun, January 22, 2018

January in West MichiganWMTA January Newsletter, December 21, 2018

Report finds Manistee County visitors spending up from previous yearsManistee News Advocate, December 14, 2018

Manistee reports visitors spent $143 million in county in 2016Ludington Daily News, December 13, 2018