Ice Out Contest 2018

I think we can finally start the 2018 Ice Out Contest.  The snow is over and we’re supposed to start warming up later this week and see overnight temps above freezing!!!  Hooorah!  Let the contest begin. First the Contest Rules.  Pretty straightforward.  Submit your entry by Responding To This POST between now and Monday,  April … Continue reading Ice Out Contest 2018

Ice Out Contest and Current Knives Update

Just a brief update on the Ice Out Contest.  Temperatures are bouncing around between 40’s and 50’s and this morning down in the mid teen’s.  (in fact, we just had a brief snow squall) So overall the ice is melting but the progress has slowed.  There’s just a little water starting to show along the … Continue reading Ice Out Contest and Current Knives Update

Weekly Update and Ice Out Contest Prize

First, let’s cover some Ice Out Contest updates. I didn’t establish a cutoff date for entries so let’s take care of that first.  Entries will be accepted until 8:00 AM CST ~ Friday, 3/24/17.  To entry, submit a reply to the following blog post: 2017 Ice Out Contest The other thing I left hanging was … Continue reading Weekly Update and Ice Out Contest Prize

Weekly Update & Ice Out Contest Update

Lots to report in this weekly update.  First, a note about the Ice Out Contest. Remember that midnite CST, Sunday 3/18/16 is the cutoff for entries into the 2016 Ice Out Contest.   This past week we’ve gone from near 60F temps to a daily high in the 30’s.  Yesterday we had a couple of inches … Continue reading Weekly Update & Ice Out Contest Update