Thin Ice

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DNR: Warmer Weather Means Ice Is Dangerous

Now that we’ve had several days with temperatures above freezing, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is warning people to be safe on the state’s lakes, rivers and ponds.

01/09/2013

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Henn. Co. Sheriff: Keep Kids & Dogs Off Thin Ice

The Hennepin County sheriff reminds parents and guardians to keep children away from thin ice on partially frozen ponds, lakes and all bodies of water.

12/07/2012

Dog Rescue On Little Hanging Horn Lake.

Dog Rescued After Breaking Through Ice On Barnum Lake

A 3-year-old German shepherd/golden retriever mix was rescued after breaking through thin ice on a Barnum lake early Thursday evening.

11/30/2012

Greg Kinnear

Movie Blog Flashback: Kinnear Shoots Movie In Metro

When Greg Kinnear was shooting his new movie Thin Ice in the Twin Cities two years ago, the production went under the title The Convincer. The Jill Sprecher-directed film shot a number of scenes around the metro area, including right in WCCO-TV’s own backyard.

02/17/2012

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Hennepin Co. Sheriff Bars Cars, Trucks From Lakes

After a rash of vehicles going into the water, the Hennepin County sheriff’s office is banning cars, trucks and sport utility vehicles from all frozen lakes in the county.

02/09/2012

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Thin Ice Cancels Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby

Thin ice has forced the cancellation of a popular Minnesota ice-fishing contest. The Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby was supposed to be held this weekend. But organizers canceled this year’s event due to unsafe ice conditions.

02/01/2012

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Cars Pulled From Lake In White Bear

The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office says cars are being pulled from Bald Eagle Lake due to thin ice.

01/26/2012

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Truck Partially Submerged In Ice, Passenger Follows

A man who was in a rented pickup truck fell through the ice of Big Cormorant Lake near Detroit Lakes after the truck became partially submerged.

01/17/2012

Fish Lake

2 Rescued From Car Through Ice In Eagan

Two people were rescued from a vehicle that went through the ice on Fish Lake Tuesday morning.

01/03/2012

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Father, Son Fall Through Ice On Pelican Lake

A father was able to rescue his 5-year-old son after the two of them fell through the ice on Pelican Lake over the weekend, according to the Grant County Sheriff’s Office.

01/02/2012

Ice Danger

Hennepin Co. Warns Of Thin Ice

The Hennepin County sheriff’s office is warning people to be careful on the ice after three men broke through the ice on Twin Cities lakes.

12/31/2011

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Father, 3-Year-Old Recovering After Falling Through Ice

A man and his 3-year-old son are recovering after an ATV they were traveling on broke through the ice on Fairy Lake north of Sauk Centre, Minn.

12/29/2011

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Warm Weather Prompts Thin Ice Warnings In Metro

There’s been plenty of ice rescues this winter, along with stories about ATVs and fish houses going through the ice. But, that’s not keeping some people off of those not-so-frozen lakes.

12/28/2011

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2 Rescued After ATV Goes Through Ice

A couple of ATV riders that went through the ice serve as a reminder that lake ice is still thin in many areas, police say.

12/27/2011

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Teen Crashes Through Lake On Go Kart

A 16-year-old boy had to be rescued Saturday, after he fell through thin ice while on a go kart.

12/18/2011

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