Grand Haven Board of Light & Power crews responded to a long-distance service call to aid Traverse City Light & Power and Cherryland Electric Cooperative after a winter storm slammed the northern Michigan area last week.
Line foreman Walter Young said the work was difficult as a result of the snow, which was knee-deep in many spots.
A labor union claims a new on-call system for nurses working in North Ottawa Community Hospital's Family Birthing Unit is exhausting its staff and putting patients at risk.
Hospital officials say that's not true, and the labor complaint filed by the Michigan Nurses Association is a contract negotiation bargaining ploy.
Today: Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.