Coverage of Sunday's severe weather and the aftermath:

MAPLE CITY — Everyone has a storm story to share, and Gabe's Country Market owner Kathy Gabourie hears them all as she hovers over the cash register. Customers late last week still buzzed about the violent Aug. 2 storms as Gabourie rang up six-packs of beer and half-gallons of milk. Gabourie reported the mood in Maple City remained upbeat throughout the week as electricity returned and life readjusted to normal pace.

TRAVERSE CITY — Dotti Thompson only leaves Glen Arbor Township Hall at night. Thompson fills buckets with water and heads home, where she lights kerosene lamps and tries to read by a small booklight. It's the routine she's fallen into since a storm slammed the area on Sunday.

TRAVERSE CITY — A three-mile long road separates Skegemog Point's northern tip from M-72 East, but the relatively short path proved impassable the night severe thunderstorms ravaged the Grand Traverse region.

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TRAVERSE CITY — Traverse City Light & Power crews plan to focus on individual customers who are still without power today.

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Record-Eagle/Dan Nielsen Travis Bratschi points to a Honeycrisp apple damaged by Sunday hail. "It's crazy how your life can change in 10 minut…

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Record-Eagle/Dan Nielsen Travis Bratschi points to a Honeycrisp apple damaged by Sunday hail. "It's crazy how your life can change in 10 minut…

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Record-Eagle/Dan Nielsen Apples knocked off branches by Sunday's high winds llitter the ground Monday in Travis Bratschi's orchard.

TRAVERSE CITY — Jane Bard can sell cars, but she can't give them to Van's Motor Sales customers. Machines at American Waste's recycling center can't sort through paper and plastics. And customers who perused the showroom at Old Mission Windows can only see window displays by flashlight.

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Record-Eagle/Nathan Payne Jimmy Olson pulls hard on a two-man buck saw with help from Garrett Schilkey in the front yard of Schilkey's childho…

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Record-Eagle/Nathan Payne Garrett Schilkey clears branches from a downed maple tree from the front yard of his childhood home on Webster Stree…

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Record-Eagle/Nathan Payne Washington Street residents sweep and clear debris after a severe thunderstorm battered the Grand Traverse region Su…

Motorists pick their way around broken trees that continued to hold down powerlines on Old Mission Peninsula after a Sunday evening storm upro…

Ted Zenner works to clear a tree off of M-22 in downtown Glen Arbor.

Donald Worsley, owner of the Thyme Inn in Glen Arbor, works to get cars free from trees.

Margot Funke climbs through trees on South Dunns Farm Road, just outside Glen Arbor, after a storm on Sunday tore through the area. Funke, who…

An office building in Glen Arbor is crushed by three trees. Carol Worsley, who was in the office building at the time the trees fell, said, "I…

Families walk through the downed trees and power lines on M-22 in Glen Arbor after a storm tore through the area. Some were trying to find ice…

Sap pours from a recently cut down tree on M-22 in Glen Arbor. Crews were working to make the roadways as safe as possible from downed power l…

Although M-22 was blocked to cars, pedestrians and bikers could make their way carefully through to reach Glen Arbor, or to leave it.

Branches of a tree poke through the ceiling of Dave DeVarti's house after a tree fell on his house in Glen Arbor during a storm on Sunday.

A sign surrounded by cut trees greets people on M-22 into Glen Arbor.

Sue Reamer hikes toward her house along Peninsula Drive after picking her way between large downed trees that fell on her vehicles and her hou…

A power line lays on the ground along South Dunns Farm Road near Glen Arbor, snapped in half after a storm on Sunday.

A sign at the front of the Township Hall in Glen Arbor reads "Needs? Beer!" The Township Hall offered running water, power, coloring activitie…

A National Park Service member stands on M-22 in Glen Arbor.

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Record-Eagle/Nathan Payne Phil Arnold and Adam MacConnel talk about how to safely remove a large section of tree from the roof of a house alon…

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Record-Eagle/Nathan PayneGarrett Schilkey clears branches from a downed maple tree from the front yard of his childhood home on Webster Street…

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Record-Eagle/Nathan PayneJimmy Olson pulls hard on a two-man buck saw with help from Garrett Schilkey in the front yard of Schilkey's childhoo…

TRAVERSE CITY — Catastrophic. Devastated. That's how Travis Bratschi describes damage wrought by a storm that swept through the region Sunday. He estimates the storm shredded his Williamsburg orchard to the tune of a 95 percent loss after hail punctured apples, ripped bark off trees and shredded leaves.

TRAVERSE CITY — Wind speeds topped out at 90 miles during the calamitous thunderstorm that cut a path of destruction through the Grand Travers…

TRAVERSE CITY — Storms that tore through northwest Michigan left some area orchards in dire conditions. Trellises were blown over, trees uprooted, fruit damaged by hail.

TRAVERSE CITY — Roy's General Store opened bright and early today at 6 a.m., and within five minutes they'd sold the first chainsaws of the day.

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TRAVERSE CITY — Traverse City Light & Power has about 1,000 customers still without power throughout the service area and crews continue to work on restoration, according to a press release. The release said TCL&P hopes to have the majority of remaining customers restored by late afternoon today, but said there are isolated pockets that could take up to one to two days for full restoration.

TRAVERSE CITY — Benzie County's emergency manager is encouraging county residents to report "significant" damage to their properties and homes to his office. "If you've lost a couple of shingles, I don't need to know that, but people should contact us about significant damage," Emergency Manager Frank Post said.

TRAVERSE CITY — More than 30,000 customers in the Grand Traverse region continue to live without power as crews scramble to rebuild downed pow…

TRAVERSE CITY — Power outages after storms on Sunday kept the Record-Eagle production plant in the dark, preventing today's newspaper from rea…

Rohan Berst, left, and Natalee Ostrowski, right, stand by the bay to watch the waves crash onto shore after a storm on Sunday.

Matt Bright works to clear a tree from Bay Street after a storm on Sunday. Trees all over town were strewn across roadways.

The Open Space park was torn apart after a storm blew through Traverse City on Sunday. Power went out, trees fell across streets and houses, a…

Todd Muha, far right, works with his family to clean up their driveway after a storm toppled trees at their home on Sunday.

A tree on Monroe Street ripped up the sidewalk as it was uprooted after a storm on Sunday. Crews work to clean the streets for cars.

Portable toilets at the Open Space blew over after a storm on Sunday. In the foreground, a tree along Grandview Parkway snapped midway up its trunk.

Peggy Harold works to clean up the Open Space after a storm on Sunday. Film Festival activities were canceled after the storm blew through Tra…

A car's headlights are visible under a tree on Peninsula Drive near Bryant Park after a storm on Sunday.

A tent stake holding town a Film Festival tent at the Open Space was ripped clean out of the ground after a storm on Sunday.

TRAVERSE CITY — Jan Cleland's typically brief, uneventful walk home from her niece’s house took an ominous turn when dark clouds rolled overhead, the vanguard of a furious storm that caught Cleland by surprise. “I watched and said, ‘My God, the sky is turning green. I better get home,’” Cleland said.

The storm front before the wind and rain hit off Garfield Road.

The roof of All About Water, a kayak rental store, was blown off and knocked over the store's van and trailer holding kayaks.

TRAVERSE CITY — Paul Barbas could see the clouds barreling in off Grand Traverse Bay, full speed out of the west.

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TRAVERSE CITY — A line of strong thunderstorms left thousands of Grand Traverse area residents without power. More than 9,400 Cherryland Electric Cooperative customers are without power today as of about 7 p.m. Tim Arends, director of Traverse City Light & Power, said about 2,200 of the city utility's customers are similarly affected, but noted crews have been able to restore power to 800 customers.

TRAVERSE CITY — Stormy weather with winds strong enough to knock down trees prompted many in Grand Traverse County to call 911.

TRAVERSE CITY — Everything is not awesome at the Open Space after a severe thunderstorm blew through just hours before the Film Festival's final free outdoor movie screening. Festival organizers were forced to cancel tonight's screening of "The Lego Movie" after wind gusts as strong at 70 mph battered equipment and threw the outdoor venue into disarray.