Coast Guard cautions residents of broken ice bridge between Mackinac Bridge and mainland Michigan

SAULT SAINTE MARIE, Mich. — The Coast Guard announces Friday that the crew of Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay broke the ice between St. Helena Island and mainland Michigan, between the Mackinac Bridge and Brevort, Mich. All recreational ice users should avoid using the ice between St. Helena Island and the mainland until further notice. Recreational users and island visitors should stay tuned to...

Coast Guard monitoring ice conditions in St. Clair River

DETROIT — The U.S. Coast Guard is monitoring large quantities of ice, including several large pieces that are beginning to break away from an ice bridge located at the southern end of Lake Huron.