Firefighter Bill Cook shovels snow in front of Station No. 9 on Plainfield Ave. in Grand Rapids, Mich. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013. A storm that hit the nation's midsection dropped up to 9 inches of snow on parts of Michigan and created dangerous driving conditions. (AP Photo/The Grand Rapids Press, Chris Clark)
Gallery: Winter storms pound Midwest
Feb. 28, 2013 @ 09:58 AM
A Midwest snowstorm packing heavy snow and strong winds left six people dead in Kansas, hundreds of vehicles crashed or stranded in Wisconsin, and tens of thousands of utility customers without power in Michigan.