DTE is just about done patching up the 302,000 power outages caused by severe storms that blew through the area last Sunday.
Power has been restored to more than a quarter of a million homes and businesses that were impacted by Sunday’s severe storms.
DTE Energy says 90 percent of those who lost power should be back on the grid by Wednesday night.
All across metro Detroit there is storm damage, and that means there are scammers looking to make an easy buck.
Officials have confirmed two storm-related deaths in Michigan, raising to eight the toll from the heavy rain, powerful winds and tornadoes that formed across the region.
There are no immediate reports of injuries, but Consumers Energy reported thousands of power outages, especially east of U.S. 131 between Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo.
Crews have been working around the clock to restore power, but continuing high winds could slow the efforts.
Damaging wind gusts up to 70 mph and a chance of tornadoes are possible on Sunday afternoon and evening in southeast Michigan.
It was just a smattering of snow but enough to let us know that it’s ‘that time of year’ again.
It’s looking like it will be a wet and windy Halloween in much of Michigan.