snowbirds http://michiganradio.org en Go on an "owl prowl" http://michiganradio.org/post/go-owl-prowl <p>The Department of Natural Resources is putting on a series of guided night time walks in different state parks and recreation areas, with the goal of trying to spot owls.</p><p>They're called "owl prowls." (Just try and say that five times, fast.)</p><p>Events are scheduled in Livingston, Wayne, Oakland, Clinton, Lenawee, Jackson and Bay Counties. You can find more information <a href="http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-153-10365-316092--,00.html">here at the DNR's website.</a><br /><br />The events are free and the organizers suggest that you pre-register.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 01:12:55 +0000 Kyle Norris 15416 at http://michiganradio.org Go on an "owl prowl" 'Snowbirds' getting the attention of Republicans in Michigan and Florida http://michiganradio.org/post/snowbirds-getting-attention-republicans-michigan-and-florida <p>Retirees are expected to play a pivotal role in this fall’s election.</p><p></p><p>Republican Party leaders in Michigan and Florida are particularly interested in one unique set of voters - the so-called Snowbirds.</p><p></p><p>Snowbird is the term used for northern retirees who spend the winters in Florida.</p><p></p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 05:01:01 +0000 Steve Carmody 8822 at http://michiganradio.org 'Snowbirds' getting the attention of Republicans in Michigan and Florida