5 things to prepare for climate change

By KAREN HOPPER USHER Capital News Service LANSING — Climate change can feel daunting. What’s an ordinary person supposed to do about chemicals in the air making the planet radically hotter? While it’s true that there are things you can … Continue reading →

Climate change: a tourist trap

By JACK NISSEN Capital News Service LANSING — In 2015, Crystal Mountain Lodge in Thompsonville was saved by an unlikely rescuer: summer. For the first time, strong summer business bailed out the Northern Michigan ski resort due to the previous … Continue reading →

What to expect from climate change

By JACK NISSEN & KAREN HOPPER USHER Capital News Service LANSING — The planet got hot, fast. Each of the last three years set records in terms of mean global temperature over the past 150 years. On average, the Great … Continue reading →