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Hey Clear Lake… let’s show ’em what we’ve got!!

BY: RACHEL SMITH In just twelve short days, our town will be flooded, but not in the regular water-logged way you might think.  It will be flooded with bikes. The Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) will make its way into town sometime during mid-morning on Tuesday, July 25th.  The ride, which started in 1973,...
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Because it’s Clear Lake… and this is how we roll.

Because it’s Clear Lake… and this is how we roll. BY: RACHEL SMITH   Whether you’re here on vacation or live in this town, one thing you should never say is, “I’m bored.” Never. Never ever ever. After the effects of the 4th of July begin to slowly dissipate, you might be able to get one full, deep breath before we...
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It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… It’s a Phenom

By: RACHEL SMITH The Fourth of July in Clear Lake is beyond special.  Each year, crowds of people from North Iowa flock to the tourist town.  Some enjoy a leisurely holiday out on the water.  Some fancy the Evans United Carnival with all the food, the rides, the buzz of activity in the park.  Some prepare...
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The Food… The Fun… The Fourth!!

The Food… The Fun… The Fourth!!!


There are very few things I love more than the 4th of July in Clear Lake.

I’m being completely serious.  I even love it more than Christmas.

What?? Did she really just say…

Yup.  I sure did....

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