S-N-O-W + an "older" body = disaster. So why are these states even on a list of "GREAT"? places for an older person to live.? It is truly amazing when a 'young' person writes an article about the seniors in our society. Talking to ANY older citizen will reveal the biggest fear for the elderly FALLS! So let us tout the snow, slush and ice as a choice.... (Article paid for by the locals ER's?) Remember when you had to RESEARCH everything you wrote in school? Is that the first thing that one forgets - or, ignores - when they get a job writting? Sure seems like it.