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Ice limits islander travel options to the air

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The Lake Erie Islands have been surrounded by ice since the middle of December, and that means the only way the islanders can get back to the mainland is through air travel.

13abc's Ross Ellet and photojournalist Todd Gaertner took you on a journey through the ice aboard a Coast Guard ice cutter a few weeks ago. Now they're taking you above it.

Big ice means big business for Island Air Taxi, as ice fisherman flock to the walleye capital of the world.

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