Boats frozen in bay, Coast Guard prepares for thaw

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Apparently abandoned boats off Cheboygan, Mich., are now surrounded by ice - but the local Coast Guard is keeping an eye on them.

On Tuesday, environmental cleanup crews began preparing for when the ice melts, because the Coast Guard doesn't want a repeat of what happened this summer when two separate oil leaks came from the vessels.

The bill will go to the owner of the three boats.

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