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Michigan DNR Conservation Officers Rescue Three Who Fell Through Ice on Belle Isle

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reports that conservation officers rescued three people early Sunday evening after they fell through thin ice on the east end of Detroit's Belle Isle. 

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Great Lakes Ice Coverage Grows Over 15 Percent in Three Days

Great Lakes ice coverage was measured over 85 percent on February 18, 2015.

On February 15, total ice coverage was under 70 percent.

Watch an animation that shows how quickly the ice has grown over the past 30 days.

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U.S. Coast Guard Issues Warning on Dangers of Ice on Lake Michigan

As crowds head to Lake Michigan to see and explore the ice on the lake, the U.S. Coast Guard is warning of the dangers of the ice.

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Great Lakes Ice Coverage Rises From 2.7 to 11.6 Percent in One Week

A cold start to 2015 has ice spreading quickly across the Great Lakes.

In just one week, Great Lakes ice coverage rose from 2.7 percent to 11.6 percent.

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Mackinac Island Ferry Gets Stuck in Ice

A ferry boat with about 56 passengers got stuck in the ice on New Year's Eve while heading to Mackinac Island.

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Ice Volcanoes on Lake Michigan [Video]

Last winter, we had a tornado in the snow over Lake Michigan. 

This year, it's ice volcanoes.

Can sharks be far behind?

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Watch an Animated Graphic of Ice Forming on the Great Lakes

Ice has already starting forming on the Great Lakes. It began on November 20.

Watch an animated graphic which shows the water on the Great Lakes cooling and ice beginning to form.

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10 Tips for Safe Winter Driving

Young drivers new to the snowy roads can benefit from a review of how to drive safe in winter conditions, but they aren't the only ones.

Take a look at 10 tips for safe winter driving.

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Ice Finally Gone From Great Lakes

We've been waiting for this news for months.

Many, many, months.

The ice on the Great Lakes has finally melted.

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Cold Lake Michigan Water Temperatures Create Risk

Memorial Day weekend brought near-perfect weather across Michigan.

Many enjoyed the water over the holiday.

Even with outdoor temperatures in the 80s, the cold waters of Lake Michigan still create a big risk.

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Swimming And Kayaking With Ice In Lake Superior Over Memorial Day Weekend [Video]

There was still ice on Lake Superior over Memorial Day weekend, but that didn't stop swimmers and kayakers from braving the cold waters.

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There Is Still Ice On The Great Lakes

We've waited a long time to enjoy temperatures regularly in the 70s and even into the 80s, but the Great Lakes haven't gotten the memo.

There is still ice on the Great Lakes.

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