Items Tagged with 'Weather'


Street Talk: Let’s play the odds on winter

Home run.

December 5, 2014
“If you play the odds,” said Jerry Byrne, “we’ve had over 40 percent of the average snowfall for a winter in GR already. Read More

Street Talk: The price of doing business with the polar vortex

Swimming with sharks.

January 10, 2014
While everybody else was heroically fighting the snow and ice — or staring horrified out the window at the “Great Polar Vortex,” guys like Tim Walsh were seeing lots of dollar signs flying through the air. Read More

Poor apple crop hits workers and growers

September 24, 2012

LANSING — As apple growers statewide struggle to make up for losses, experts say the economic ramifications of one of the toughest crop years in history could have a negative long-term effect.

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