Stories tagged: "winter"


Golden dune grass on a sandy beach on the shores of Lake Huron.
Climate Change Is Threatening Michigan Culture

Less snow might seem like a blessing, but the warmth of early winter invites another polar vortex in the coming month. And there's a deep cost for that reprieve.

The Yarn Brigade, pictured prior to the coronavirus pandemic.
Flint Handmade Yarn Brigade Helping Community Stay Warm This Winter

Flint Handmade Yarn Brigade group isn’t your typical crafting group. They’re on a mission to keep Michiganders warm this winter.

Michigan winters often bring sub-zero temperatures, making for dangerous conditions for Michiganders without heat. These warming centers across the state can help.
Michigan Warming Centers: 22 Places Helping Families Through Winter in a Pandemic

With winter temperatures regularly dropping below freezing—and often below zero—these centers can help Michiganders without access to heat stay warm.

The Detroit skyline as seen from across the Detroit River, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Michigan’s Nice November Weather Should Terrify You

Warm mornings in November may have felt nice in the moment, but they come at a terrible cost for Michigan agriculture, and human civilization.

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A List of 13 Ways to Prepare for Michigan’s 2020 Winter

Michiganders are encouraged to prepare their cars and homes ahead of the winter. Here’s what you need to know.