Ice-out winners announced for Mirror Lake, Lake Placid lake

Construction along Main Street, at the corner of Saranac Avenue, can be seen across Mirror Lake from Mirror Lake Drive on Tuesday, April 20. (News photo — Andy Flynn)

LAKE PLACID — The ice officially went out of Mirror Lake at 11:35 a.m. Friday, April 9, according to Judy Shea, of the Lake Placid Volunteer Ambulance Service, who organizes the annual Ice Out Benefit. Ice meisters were Jack Irvin and Andy Orringer. Winners were: first, Lee Lamparski, 24 minutes off; second, tie, Betty Little and Lisa Weibrecht, 25 minutes off; fourth, Carolyn Roy, 1 hour and 5 minutes off; fifth, Janet Bliss, 1 hour and 14 minutes off. The ice officially went out of Lake Placid lake at 5:31 p.m. Sunday, April 11. Ice Meisters were Jim Forsyth and Marty and Mary Shubert. Winners were: first, tie, Fred Ryman and Lisa Weibrecht, 2 hours and 31 minutes off; third, Sandy Bissell, 3 hours and 5 minutes off; fourth, Mike Hurley, 4 hours and 25 minutes off; and fifth, Sean Donovan, 5 hours off.