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Ice damage at Ochre Beach

An aerial shot shows the community of Ochre Beach, with open water between the ice floe along the shore and the ice that stretches out to Dauphin Lake. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Steep hills of ice from Dauphin Lake line Ochre Beach. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Dramatic hills of ice rise up from Dauphin Lake. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ice is pushed and piled up alongside homes in the community of Ochre Beach next to Dauphin Lake. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Open water is seen beyond the ice that sits closer to Ochre Beach. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
The sun shines on Ochre Beach as piles of ice are seen pressed up against homes. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ice has started breaking up on Dauphin Lake, with larger piles along the shoreline pressed up against houses.  (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Piles of ice are pushed up against a row of homes. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Piles of ice surround a property in Ochre Beach. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
After clearing snow piled to the roof with his sons, Lorne Perche stands amid the destruction of his cottage on Ochre Beach lake ice was blown ashore by strong winds two days earlier on Friday, May 10, 2013. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Lorne Perche and his wife inside their destroyed cottage on Ochre Beach. The lake was blown ashore and reached Perche' roof two days earlier on Friday, May 10, 2013. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
The destruction on Ochre Beach after lake ice from Dauphin Lake broke up and climbed the shore as a wall of ice. 22 homes were damaged, 12 of them were destroyed.   (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Some houses were nearly completely demolished by the wall of ice. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
It only took about 15 minutes for the wall of ice to swallow some of the homes. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Roofs were sheared off by the force of the ice. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
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An aerial shot shows the community of Ochre Beach, with open water between the ice floe along the shore and the ice that stretches out to Dauphin Lake. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Steep hills of ice from Dauphin Lake line Ochre Beach. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Dramatic hills of ice rise up from Dauphin Lake. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ice is pushed and piled up alongside homes in the community of Ochre Beach next to Dauphin Lake. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Open water is seen beyond the ice that sits closer to Ochre Beach. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
The sun shines on Ochre Beach as piles of ice are seen pressed up against homes. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ice has started breaking up on Dauphin Lake, with larger piles along the shoreline pressed up against houses. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Piles of ice are pushed up against a row of homes. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Piles of ice surround a property in Ochre Beach. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
After clearing snow piled to the roof with his sons, Lorne Perche stands amid the destruction of his cottage on Ochre Beach lake ice was blown ashore by strong winds two days earlier on Friday, May 10, 2013. - (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Lorne Perche and his wife inside their destroyed cottage on Ochre Beach. The lake was blown ashore and reached Perche' roof two days earlier on Friday, May 10, 2013. - (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
The destruction on Ochre Beach after lake ice from Dauphin Lake broke up and climbed the shore as a wall of ice. 22 homes were damaged, 12 of them were destroyed. - (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Some houses were nearly completely demolished by the wall of ice. - (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
It only took about 15 minutes for the wall of ice to swallow some of the homes. - (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Roofs were sheared off by the force of the ice. - (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
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