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Not only are personal floatation devices, otherwise known as "life-jackets," a smart choice during the cold water periods, they are required for youth aboard a boat under the age of 10. (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)

Boaters embark, lifejackets, too

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The unprecedented early open water season has arrived.

This could create an earlier business season for resorts, hotels, tackle shops, gas stations and dock installation companies. People are able to get on the water at one of the earliest points in history. After several months of winter, no matter how mild, we generally favor spring.


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