Carson Clay

Rockford resident finds proof of cougar on property

March 22, 2012 // 0 Comments

This print was sighted in Rockford on February 27 after one of this winter’s rather rare snowfalls. Rockford resident and author Carson Clay had his son take a picture with his size 12 boot included for reference. The family identified the track as that of a mountain lion. Carson Clay, who lives near Blythefield Country Club awoke to a surprise in the snow last month. [...]

Moon closer to Earth, larger than normal

March 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CARSON CLAY One night recently I took our dog, Annie, for a walk along the ridge. The path leads to a swinging bridge that spans Michigan’s Rogue River. Lake effect snow had accumulated but the trail was still open. The temperature and wind were cold but not bitterly so. Photo by CLIFF HILL Annie and I continued on toward a stump where I normally rest. Sitting down I [...]