Winter won't loosen grip on lake ice
Flash back one year, to April 2012.
The ice had officially been off Detroit Lake since March 23 — one of the earliest “ice out” dates on record — and local residents already had their docks out and boats on the water.
This year, however, the ice on Big Detroit is still a couple of feet thick in most places, and it appears Old Man Winter won’t be giving up his grip on the region anytime soon.
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