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An icy tradition returns

The Sharon Herald 28 Jan 2022
Skaters take advantage of winter conditions on Lake Julia at Buhl Park in 2018, the last time ice thickness was sufficient to allow skating ... Ideal conditions for ice skating include steady lower temperatures, with park staff clearing snow from the lake to expose the surface ice to colder temperatures.

Ice fishing season picks up in Erie County waters, especially on Presque Isle Bay

The Beaver Times 28 Jan 2022
The ice fishing, when the conditions are right, is also an irresistible attraction for outdoors tourists ... Ice conditions vary widely on different bodies of water in the region, and sometimes they vary on different parts of the same lake or pond ... Ice huts help protect anglers from the frigid conditions ... They sell equipment and bait to many ice anglers.

Jarrid Houston column: Frigid temps, strong winds damper fishing

Duluth News Tribune 28 Jan 2022
So it is important to get creative and fine-tune new ideas to be successful on the ice ... Plenty of good fishing to be had the next several weeks, but, as always, anglers need to pay attention to ice conditions ... The safest ice is in the Ashland area. The farther north up the Bayfield Peninsula you go, the more ice conditions will become suspect.

Final winter trout stockings wrapup: NE Ohio fishing report

Cleveland 28 Jan 2022
In total, about 3,000 pounds of hatchery trout were released, and good ice and slightly warmer weather is in the forecast ... Rocky River ice cover lures anglers ... Fishermen should be especially careful when stepping on river ice, with river current known for creating thin ice and unsafe conditions.

California settlement limits ICE from re-detaining immigrants freed because of COVID

Finger Lakes Times 28 Jan 2022
The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups filed the lawsuit in April 2020, in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, to challenge unsafe conditions at the Mesa Verde ICE Processing Facility in Bakersfield and the Yuba County Jail, north of Sacramento ... Eleven people in ICE custody have died of COVID-19, according to the agency.

Douglass Township house a ‘total loss’ after fire

Greenville Daily News 28 Jan 2022
DOUGLASS TOWNSHIP — A Tuesday morning fire destroyed a home in Douglass Township while the new owner was working out of town ... The estimated 8,000 to 10,000 gallons of water used to fight the blaze quickly turned to ice, creating slick conditions for firefighters ... .

Birds of prey in limelight for Eagle Festival

Gloucester Times 28 Jan 2022
That's when the eagles that call the northern forests home head south to rivers - such as the Merrimack - that mix salt water with fresh to keep their lower stretches ice free. Eagles feed mostly on fish and when the New England's rivers and lakes are locked in ice, they get hungry.

Fishing Line for Jan. 27, 2022

Albuquerque Journal 27 Jan 2022
Anglers reported inconsistent ice conditions at Eagle Rock Lake ... Lake Alice is temporarily closed due to recent weather conditions and ice forming on the lake ... Ice measurements as of Jan ... Heron Lake is open to ice fishing, anglers are advised to use caution due to inconsistent ice conditions and had no reports from anglers this week.

Consumers Energy urging caution around ice, provides safety tips

Iosco County News Herald 27 Jan 2022
Conditions near dams can change rapidly, making ice thin and dangerous,” said Lisa Douglas, director of emergency management and public safety for Consumers Energy ... River anglers should be aware that ice damming issues above dams can create large changes in flows downstream, and ...

Operators pull the plug on Northwest Angle ice road; conditions too rough for plowing to continue

Grand Forks Herald 27 Jan 2022
– The operators of an ice road that provided access from the south shore of Lake of the Woods to Minnesota’s Northwest Angle have decided to discontinue the road, perhaps for the season, because of snow and ice conditions that hampered plowing efforts ... The obstacles became insurmountable, given the snow and ice conditions this winter.

On the hunt for meteorites, researchers look to a data-based 'treasure map'

Yahoo Daily News 27 Jan 2022
“Visit an ice field during a reconnaissance mission and see what you get, often based on chance and past experience.” ... “We’ll go to an ice sheet where we think conditions are great, and we’ll search an area the size of a tennis court and find 100 specimens on it,” Harvey, who has taken part in 24 Antarctic missions, said.

How a frozen bag of peas eased my anxiety and finally gave me a full ...

New York Post 27 Jan 2022
All that changed the day that I found out about icing your vagus nerve.” ... “You can do this by taking ice-cold showers. You can do this by taking dips in ice-cold lakes,” Frankie said ... This includes exposure to extremely cold conditions, such as taking a very cold shower or – as Frankie does – applying ice to the neck or chest.

PHOTOS: Truck Gets Stuck In NH Lake After Falling Through Ice

CBS Sports 27 Jan 2022
(CBS) — A pickup truck got stuck on a New Hampshire lake after falling through the ice Wednesday. The Wentworth Watershed Association reported the truck went through the ice right off the shore of Wentworth State Park ...Please make ‘Lake Minded’ decisions when heading out on the ice and stay safe out there,” the association said.

Helena-area fishing report

Billings Gazette 27 Jan 2022
Anglers are reminded that ice conditions can be extremely variable. Ice thickness can range from thick enough to support a vehicle to open water. Extreme caution should be used when accessing the ice ... There is 12-16 inches of ice around Duck Creek and from Hole in the Wall down to the ponds ... Ten to 14 inches of ice has been reported.�.

Amesbury ice rink returns this weekend

Newburyport Daily News 27 Jan 2022
AMESBURY — The recent stretch of cold weather may not have been greeted warmly by everyone but it creates the perfect conditions to bring back the ice rink at Town Park this weekend ... “It takes about an hour and a half to two hours each night to do the icing,” Ferguson said ... Skaters will not need to pay an admission fee to use the ice rink.

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