The Department of Natural Resources is warning lake goers to keep off the ice as it is deteriorating. Officials say the recent warm weather has worsened ice conditions statewide, and they emphasize the importance of taking extra precautions now. They added that there has already been three ice-related deaths this year. Lake goers are encouraged to check the ice thickness ahead of time and to bring ice picks and a life jacket.
Department Of Natural Resources Warns Of Deteriorating Ice At Lakes
By Ashley Hanley|2021-03-15T06:51:39-05:00March 15th, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!