Coast Guard concludes ice breaking operations on Western Great Lakes

Coast Guard concludes ice breaking operations on Western Great Lakes
USCG File Photo SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — The U.S. Coast Guard has concluded its domestic ice breaking operations in support of commercial navigation, known as Operation Taconite, throughout the Western Great Lakes, Tuesday. As a result of warmer temperatures this winter, ice coverage was less than the multi-year average and had no significant impact on commercial navigation on the Great Lakes. Nearly...