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The U-S Coast Guard and the Eastern U-P Transport Authority have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to improve ferry service to three northern Michigan islands.


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The electric cables which leaked hundreds of gallons of dielectric fluid in the Straits of Mackinac have been capped.

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The Coast Guard is developing a plan to cap two ruptured cables that leaked roughly 600 gallons of dielectric fluid into the straits of Mackinac.

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Ice jams in the shipping channels between Lake Superior and Lake Huron are blocking ferry service to Neebish Island. The 40 year round island residents are finding themselves stranded from the mainland.

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Efforts continue on the removal of dielectric fluid from two lines that ruptured last week in the straits of Mackinac.