As temperatures ramp up in the state, the State Fire Marshal is warning residents to stay off the ice. Julie Secontine says people should keep off the ice that remains atop Michigan Roadways, including lakes, rivers and ponds. She says emergency personnel typically respond to numerous calls this time of year, about children, adults and pets falling through the ice or being stranded on floating ice cakes.

As Brutally Cold Winter Drags On, 80 Percent Of Lake Michigan Frozen
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