Monthly Archives: September 2019

Walk with Purpose For One Vision

photocredit: medicalnewstoday.com BY: RACHEL WUMKES One Vision started as a dream of people in North Iowa who believed individuals with developmental disabilities deserved a better life.  In 1966, a local group incorporated a non-profit organization and called it Handicap Village.  In 1969 they started fundraising for land to build homes where they could live, and in 1970...
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Celebrating 15 Years of Festival Fun

BY: RACHEL WUMKES Harvest Festival is a special day in Clear Lake.  While some may be mourning the loss of our summer weather, sleeping in and all that entails of lake time fun, I like to use it as a representative turning point etched within the story of our lives. Sounds dramatic, right? What I really mean is…...
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Double the TRI Clear Lake Fun

photocredit:  coolclips.com BY: RACHEL WUMKES Recently, you may have seen the big announcement on the TRI Clear Lake Facebook page that they have added an Olympic Distance race to the event. Or maybe you haven’t seen it yet.  If not… check it out HERE.  Okay, so now that y’all are up to speed on what’s going on,...
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A Wild Winter Ride

BY: RACHEL WUMKES I love roller coasters.  The anticipation as you climb the steep hill.  The thrill of that single moment in time when you’re suspended in slow motion before racing down the other side.  The twists, the turns, the loop-de-loops.  I love it all. Wooden roller coasters are the best.  If you can get past the...
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