Author Archives: George Fergusson

Once More To The Lake

I remember my Mother reading me E. B. White’s short story “Once More to the Lake” when I was a child, it was one of her favorite stories, and one of mine. It’s been many, many years since I last … Continue reading

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03 April 2020: Clary Lake is Featured Lake on Lakes of Maine Website

Lake Stewards of Maine maintains several great websites including the Lakes of Maine site which provides detailed technical information about most lakes in Maine, including Clary Lake. They also feature a different Maine lake on their website every month including … Continue reading

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02 April 2020: Local Woman Tests Positive for Covid-19

Many of you know Arlene Wing. Arlene is a Registered Nurse and went through CDC sponsored pandemic training about 15 years ago. She has continued to study microbiology and epidemiology and not surprisingly, she has a much better grasp than … Continue reading

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March 2020 Water Level Chart Archived

I have archived the March 2020 Water Level Chart (at left) which for what it’s worth was labeled “Clary Lake Water Level February 2020” for the entire month of March due to an oversight on my part. Hope nobody was confused … Continue reading

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28 March 2020: We Have An Ice Out Contest Winner!

Finally! David Hodsdon has proclaimed this year’s ice out date to be March 27th. That was the day when all the ice was completely gone from the coves and inlets around the lake. That makes Linda Gallion (picture at left, … Continue reading

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22 March 2020: Ice Taking Its Time Going Out

This Clary Cam 3 video from this morning shows just how leisurely Ice Out is this year 🙂

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21 March 2020: Ice ALMOST But Not Completely Gone

Today could be the  day! I took the picture at left this morning from my office window. There’s still a good amount of ice along the southern shore of Clary Lake but it’s breaking up quickly. If the temperature continues … Continue reading

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16 March 2020: Clary Ice On The Way Out!

I took this picture out my office window this morning. The ice is not off Clary yet, but it’s well on it’s way! I’d estimate that about 1/3 of the ice is gone and I’ll be surprised if there’s any … Continue reading

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Catherine A. (Cathy) Rapp

I got a call the other day from a neighbor informing me of the passing of Cathy Rapp. I have never met Cathy but I knew of her and am friends with her son Ken Rapp and his wife Dedi … Continue reading

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2020 Courtesy Boat Inspections: Looking for Volunteers!

As we gear up for our second season of Courtesy Boat Inspections, everyone who volunteered last year has informed me that they are totally on board for another season which clearly indicates just how much fun they had doing courtesy … Continue reading

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