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John Koerner and his wife, Cindy, of Battle Creek, Mich., carefully cross the the Grand Haven South Pier on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014.  Cold weather lingered Thursday in Michigan as many students returned to school for the first time this year, and roads were slippery with freezing rain and snow in the forecast that could cause more problems.  (AP Photo/The Muskegon Chronicle, Natalie Kolb)

John Koerner and his wife, Cindy, of Battle Creek, Mich., carefully cross the the Grand Haven South Pier on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. Cold weather lingered Thursday in Michigan as many students returned to school for the first time this year, and roads were slippery with freezing rain and snow in the forecast that could cause more problems. (AP Photo/The Muskegon Chronicle, Natalie Kolb)

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