ski resorts http://michiganradio.org en Michigan ski resorts opening for the snow sport season http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-ski-resorts-opening-snow-sport-season <p>Michigan's ski resorts are taking advantage of the wintry weather.<br><br>This is a big week for the snow sports industry....with families able to hit the slopes during the holiday break. &nbsp;<br><br>Mickey MacWilliams directs the Michigan Snowsports Industries Association.<br><br>She says new artificial snow technology will allow for better skiing conditions this year.<br><br>"Even if there isn't snow in your backyard, if it's 28 degrees or below, our ski areas are covered with snow," she said. Wed, 26 Dec 2012 20:08:04 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 10530 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan ski resorts opening for the snow sport season Michigan ski resorts want snow for busiest week of the season http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-ski-resorts-want-snow-busiest-week-season <p>&ldquo;Any resort operator will tell you this week between Christmas and New Years is a very very important week,&rdquo; said Steve Kershner, president of the <a href="http://www.goskimichigan.com/">Michigan Snowsports Industries Association.</a></p> Sun, 25 Dec 2011 20:00:00 +0000 Lindsey Smith 5545 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan ski resorts want snow for busiest week of the season