Items Tagged with 'Ludington'


Ludington hits tourism milestones

City sees year-over-year increases in room rental income, festival attendance.

March 23, 2018
Ludington saw record tourism numbers last year. Read More

Festivals help Ludington log record tourist season

Convention and Visitors Bureau reports $12.4 million in room rental income for 2016 — the highest number in its history.

April 28, 2017
More people than ever stayed in Ludington last year, drawn by a two-day concert called Rhythm & Dunes, the Gus Macker basketball tournament, two beer festivals, the state park and municipal marina, and numerous summer and offseason events. Read More

Ludington rides the wave of a booming tourism industry

March 18, 2016
The northern lakeshore community of Ludington charmed a record amount of visitors last year. Read More

City ranks as global 'Rising Star' at travel site

October 1, 2015
A lakeshore city is among 32 global destinations to see at least 500-percent growth in searches at a travel website during the first half of 2015. Read More

Consumers also investing big at Ludington

October 24, 2014
Consumers Energy is spending about $400 million at the Ludington Pumped Storage facility a couple miles south of Ludington on Lake Michigan. Read More

Ludington carferry invests in new technology

The SS Badger owners face stiff penalties from EPA if coal ash is dumped overboard after 2014.

April 18, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Lake Michigan Carferry Inc., owners of the S.S. Badger in Ludington, have announced that installation of the first phase of a new combustion control technology will be completed before the start of the 2014 sailing season May 16. Read More

Memorial Medical Center merges with Spectrum Health

September 6, 2013
| By AP
Memorial Medical Center in Ludington is joining Spectrum Health and will get millions of dollars in investment as part of an effort to provide broader, more coordinated services to the region. Read More