Monday Nov 18
911 services out for eastern Upper Peninsula
A cut fiber optic cable has caused 911 services to be severed in the eastern Upper Peninsula including Luce, Chippewa, and Mackinac Counties.
State of Michigan
Snyder makes appointments, reappointment to Community Corrections Board
LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Judge Martha Anderson, of Troy; Judge Beth Gibson, of Newberry; and the reappointment of Debra Walling, of Dearborn, to the Michigan Community Corrections Board.
National: Strong storms for upper Midwest
Strong thunderstorms developed across the Great Lakes on Friday as a low pressure system moved from west to east over the Great Lakes.
Michigan officials urge caution as wildfire season begins
This 2012 file photo shows ferns and blueberries beginning to sprout at the scene of a fire near Newberry, Michigan.
Writing up a (fire) storm
Since yesterday, thousands of people have read my brief account of the Black Forest Fire .