1881 Michigan Fire Forever Changed the Thumb

Forest Fire Smoking

The fires of September 4th though the 6th 1881, commonly known as the Thumb Fire, took hundreds of lives and burned well over one million acres.

Potential Stop of All Wind Projects in Michigan’s Thumb

ThumbWind Archive

[Ed Note: This post is dated March 2012] Michigan’s Huron County Commissioner John Nugent really knows how the wind blows in Huron County Michigan.  His recent announcement of his position in the Huron Daily Tribune was direct and to the point. “I’m in the process of researching it, speaking with people, talking with attorneys. And … Read more