Michigan News & Events

  • Otsego Club Hosts "Opening Day" in a Big Wintertime Way

    GAYLORD – Opening to the public for the first time in 60 years, the Otsego Club in Gaylord, Michigan is preparing for a big turnout during their opening weekend, as they host an eclectic mix of wintertime sports and entertainment on Dec. 19-20. The Otsego Club, the oldest private ski club and resort in the United States, is widely known for its be ...

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  • Holiday Gifts from The Resorts of Tullymore & St. Ives

    The Resorts of Tullymore & St. Ives, home to two award-winning golf courses, has some great gift ideas and specials just in time for the Holidays. Gift cards from the resort can be purchased in person or by phone from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday thru Sunday. ...

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  • Community Volunteers Launch Midnight Golf in South Florida

    South Florida is now the second U.S. location to adopt the Midnight Golf Program, a venture designed to empower underserved youth through the game of golf that began in Detroit in 2001. More than two dozen midnight golf participants and volunteers will celebrate the formal kick off to the Midnight Golf Program Monday, Nov. 16 at Palmetto Golf Course in ...

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  • John Lindert Elected President of Michigan Section PGA

    EAST LANSING – The Country Club of Lansing's John Lindert has been elected President of the Michigan Section of the PGA of America by the organization's members. Lindert, a member of The PGA of America since 1983, was elected by his peers during the Michigan Section PGA’s Annual Meeting, held Oct. 12, 2009, at East Lansing’s Eagle Eye ...

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  • Golf World Readers Select Michigan and its Courses Among the Best

    LANSING, Mich. – The readers of Golf World magazine have heaped high praise upon the state of Michigan, ranking it as the country's 11th best golf destination and placing seven of the state's courses among the Top 50 Public Facilities in the publication's second annual "Readers Choice Awards." Michigan also has four resorts and two priva ...

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  • LPGA Tour's Corning Classic to Return in 2010

    The LPGA Tour and the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic Presented by Kroger jointly announced a one-year extension to stage the event in 2010, continuing a tradition that dates back more than two decades. "We are pleased to return to the Toledo area for the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic, a staple on the LPGA Tour for 25 years," said Marty Ev ...

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  • New Owners Plan Improvements for Double JJ Resort

    The new owners and operators of the Double JJ Resort are planning a number of improvements to ensure the future of this popular Western Michigan resort, a favorite for families and golfers, as well as a preferred location for corporate meetings. Located near Rothbury, Michigan, the historic property consists of three distinct resort areas. They include ...

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  • Michigan PGA Championship Back in Lansing

    EAST LANSING, MI – Scott Hebert will attempt to win his 4th consecutive Michigan PGA Championship at the Hawk Hollow Properties in East Lansing from August 24th through the 26th. Hebert has been the only winner since the event has been played on the Eagle Eye and Hawk Hollow golf courses starting in 2006. “Scott is just a tremendous player,& ...

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  • Kueny Will Defend at GAM Women's Championship

    Battle Creek Country Club in Battle Creek is celebrating its 90th birthday by hosting the GAM Women’s Championship. Battle Creek Country Club is proud of its long history, having been founded in 1919, and equally proud of its Willie Park, Jr. designed golf course. The course will play around 6000 yards for the GAM’s premier championship for its ...

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  • LPGA Tour's Allison Fouch Wins Michigan Women's Open

    CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN RESORT - Allison Fouch, of Grand Rapids, birdied the last hole of Wednesday’s final round to win the $40,000 Michigan PGA Women’s Open at Crystal Mountain Resort. Fouch, 28, began the day one stroke behind but shot 70 to finish a shot ahead of second round leader Laura Kueny, of Whitehall. She collected the $5,700 first prize b ...

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