The National Weather Service has confirmed that a rare tornado touched down last week in the UP.
The movie will be about a super tornado that sweeps through a small town. Parts of it will be shot at the Michigan Motion Picture Studios in Pontiac.
The penguins and polar bears need not be alarmed, because it’s only a test.
A few dozen people met up in Dexter on Saturday to participate in a so-called “cash mob” to support area businesses as they helping rebuild in the wake of a tornado two weeks ago.
The village of Dexter has a message for Mother Nature — “Don’t mess with the Dreadnaughts.”
Up to $250,000 has been authorized to help clean up fallen trees and other debris from county roadways following a tornado that damaged dozens of homes in and around Dexter.
Officials now say 207 homes were damaged in last week’s tornado in Dexter and about 20 will need to be demolished.
The National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes touched down in southeast Michigan on Thursday.
The Salvation Army is one of many organizations helping out in the wake of Thursday’s tornado.
Emergency crews and residents in Dexter have begun the long process of cleaning up damage caused by a tornado with winds estimated around 135 mph that wreaked havoc across the village Thursday night.