Surprise! The lake is frozen

LAKEVILLE — On Sunday, Jan. 13, prior to the cold snap of Sunday, Jan. 20, and Monday, Jan. 21, lake watcher Don Mayland declared “ice-in” on Lake Wononscopomuc in Lakeville.

“For a while this winter I was beginning to think I would be out of work. I did not feel like we would see ice on Lakeville Lake all winter.  But, the last few days of cold and no wind has done the trick, at least for the moment.”

Mayland cautioned that the ice is not necessarily ready for walking or skating. 

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