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Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls
The first fish house of the season appeared Wednesday on North Long Lake.

On thin ice

Posted: November 30, 2011 - 10:08pm

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.