Whitmer wants a clean energy haven. Rural communities are pushing back

Wind turbines spin on farmland Tuesday, May 30, 2023 in Huron Township.

Towards the tip of Michigans Thumb, dozens of wind turbines dot the rural landscape, their blades catching the attention of passers-by as they slowly rotate. The region has one of the highest power generation potential on a per megawatt-hour basis in the state, and in recent years, the sight has become more common above the … Read more