Hard to believe considering how cold it was this winter but the ice on Lake Mille Macs is breaking up earlier this year than last year.
You may recall the ice attack on the south shore last May. On Sunday the ice hit the northwest shore this time: highway 169 just south of Garrison, thanks to 35 mph wind.
Here’s video on Facebook from the Twin Pines resort. You’ll want to turn down your speakers.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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