Hitching Post Inn – A Great Bar Burger In the Thumb

[Ed Note: This pub has not been visited in several years. I’m uncertain where Julz is these days. But the Hitching Post is an Oasis during the high crowds at Cheeseburger Festival] I’m a cheeseburger hound. I’m one of those who never seem to turn down going to some pub to grab a cheeseburger and … Read more Hitching Post Inn – A Great Bar Burger In the Thumb

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Sleeper State Park 1944

Sleeper State Park The park first opened as a county park in 1925. In 1927 the state acquired the property and called it Huron State Park. In 1944, the park was renamed in honor of Albert E. Sleeper, governor of Michigan (1917-1920) and resident of Huron County, who signed into law the statute that created … Read more Sleeper State Park 1944

Michigan Thumb Reject Wind Projects

Michigan Wind Farms

Voters in Michigan’s Upper Thumb rejected proposals that would have allowed two wind farm projects to proceed in Huron county. In referendum held May 2, 2017 voters defeated a proposal for a renewal energy project by DTE Energy extending just under 17,000 acres. 70 turbines would have been placed with landowners holding wind lease agreements … Read more Michigan Thumb Reject Wind Projects