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  • Almanac
    Bitter wind chills, a raging blizzard, and record cold
    Bitter wind chills, a raging blizzard, and record cold top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 22.1883 - Bitter cold arctic air sends...
  • Almanac
    A deadly roof collapse, five foot snow drifts and extreme cold
    A deadly roof collapse, five foot snow drifts and extreme cold and top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 19.1907 - Southerly winds...
  • Blizzard team-based shooter 'Overwatch' hits tradmark snag, future uncertain for name
    Blizzard's 'Overwatch' hits trademark snag, future of title uncertain
    Blizzard revealed it's upcoming team-based shooter,Overwatch, to much excitement and initial hype following release of just a few resources, but has recently hit a bump in the road on the way to trademarking the name. According to a post...
  • Almanac
    Record highs, snow squalls, and blizzard conditions
    Record highs, snow squalls, and blizzard conditions top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on January 8.1880 - Temperatures remain above freezing...
  • Bitter cold and heavy, wind driven snow into the weekend
    Bitter cold and heavy, wind driven snow into the weekend
    The coldest and snowiest weather of the season so far will impact West Michigan during the next few days.A disturbance dipping out of Canada and into the Great Lakes will create heavy snow Thursday afternoon and evening. The Grand Rapids National...
  • Almanac
    Near blizzard conditions, strong wind and record cold
    Near blizzard conditions, strong wind and record cold top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 23.1941 - Lower Michigan is in the midst...
  • Negtive tilt cyclone in December
    Cold core tornadoes in December
    A negative tilt low pressure trough (L), with an associated cold front boundary, moved through southeastern Colorado and progressed through the Oklahoma panhandle on Sunday, December 14th, 2014. This negative tilt system produced freezing...
  • Almanac
    A crewless shipwreck, blizzard conditions, and plunging temperatures
    A crewless shipwreck, blizzard conditions, and plunging temperatures top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 16.1906 - The wooden...
  • Almanac
    Blizzard conditions, tons of barbed wire, and mild highs
    Blizzard conditions, tons of barbed wire, and mild highs top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 13.1878 - This day marks the first...
  • Hearthstone: Goblins vs Gnomes Game Board
    Build more than decks in 'Hearthstone: Goblins vs Gnomes'
    Aspromised atBlizzCon 2014, "Hearthstone" hasgone live withits first expansion, "Goblins vs Gnomes". The expansion was included in apatchreleasedearlier this weekand all players who log in to their Hearthstone account now until...
  • First screens of ‘World of Warcraft’ from 1999 reveal early development details
    First screens of ‘World of Warcraft’ from 1999 reveal early development details
    With Blizzard having now released the fifth expansion, Warlords of Drarnor, for World Warcraft, it is time to take a look back the title’s origins. According to a report by Master of Warcraft from Nov. 16, the first screenshots and details...
  • Car in the snow
    Surviving a blizzard in your car
    Blizzards are the most dangerous winter storms. High winds and heavy snow combine to reduce visibility and produce potentially fatal wind chills. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 25 percent of all winter...
  • The Iron Horde invades as 'World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor' launches
    The Iron Horde invades as 'World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor' launches
    “Warlords of Draenor”, the anticipated expansion to the successful massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), ”World of Warcraft”, launched in North America at midnight PST on Nov. 13, hours after the European...
  • Warlords of Draenor
    Break the Internet Blizzard: World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor releases
    Wondering where all your friends suddenly disappeared to? This might help explain a few things.Blizzard Entertainment just released their highly anticipated newest expansion; Warlords or Draenor, for the internet gaming community, and unlike what...
  • Almanac
    Closed Mackinac Bridge, blizzard conditions, and large hail
    Closed Mackinac Bridge, blizzard conditions, and large hail top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on November 13.1856 - The wood, package and...