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On thin ice


The first fish house of the season appeared Wednesday on North Long Lake.

Area anglers are cautioned not to travel on newly formed ice until it is safe.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources notes, "There is no such thing as 100 percent safe ice."

Watch Danger, Thin Ice! - 10 minute MN DNR ice safety video.

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