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No Cubes, Just Roots After Ice Harvest Canceled

  • Amos Post, of East Bethel, tosses his son Joshua, 6, into the deep snow while attending an ice harvest event on Sunset Pond at Pond Village in Brookfield, Vt., on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. Due to last week's rain, the annual ice cutting demonstration had to be canceled, but event organizer Jon Binhammer spoke to visitors about the history of the ice industry and the tools used in the harvest. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. Valley News — James M. Patterson

  • Cara Houston and John McKelvie make their way from their Brookfield, Vt., home across Sunset Lake on the floating bridge to Pond Village to visit the ice harvest event on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2019. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

  • Jon Binhammer, right, speaks to fellow Brookfield residents Allison Belisle, left, and David Von Holden, about the history of the ice industry and the tools used in the harvest. It is the 40th anniversary of the event, which usually includes an ice cutting demonstration. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

Published: 1/26/2019 10:32:29 PM
Modified: 1/26/2019 10:32:30 PM




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