This will be the 27th year, according to the organizers, that upwards of 100 to 125 hardy souls will brave snowy weather and icy waters in nothing but bathing suits to prove...well, only they know why they do it!
Rob Forister has been organizing the plunge for the last ten years.
Ranchester's Town Council will consider annexation of Lot 2 of Spirit Ridge in its meeting this week. The meeting will start at 6:30 Tuesday at the town hall. Spirit Ridge is a subdivision of two- and five-acre parcels adjacent to the town.