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A winning weekend

Innokenty Zavyalov, of San Marcos, Calif., celebrates as he crosses the Bicycle, Blues and Barbeque finish line as the winner of the Mens Senior Open Pro 1-2 division at Saturday’s Criterium races in downtown Clear Lake.  Complete results of the two day event will appear in next week’s Mirror-Reporter.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy.
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Lake Theatre entry claims top prize in holiday parade

The Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of its Fourth of July Parade. First place overall and $250 in Clear Lake Chamber Bucks was awarded to Lake Theatre. Second place and $150 in Chamber Bucks was presented to Dragon Fire Horses. Third place and $100 in Chamber Bucks went to Cutting…
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Help still needed for RAGBRAI stop

As the day draws near for Clear Lake to host RAGBRAI riders, the local committee reports there are a few needs. Residents interested in hosting RAGBRAI guests in homes (with beds or on floors) or in yards for campers are needed.  For more information to offer to be a host home, contact Jane Humphrey at…
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RAGBRAI volunteer training offered

The Clear Lake RAGBRAI Steering Committee is offering training sessions for all volunteers.  The sessions help prepare for what volunteers need to know on July 25. Those who haven’t signed up for a volunteer position, but are interested in helping, may attend one of these training sessions and be assigned to a shift.  For more…
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Crowds descend on Clear Lake for holiday fun

Clear Lake kicked off its six-day Fourth of July celebration Thursday, June 29, and all indications are that it will be another highly successful event. “The crowds have been great; weather is cooperating; people are enjoying the music in the park; and Sunday’s wristband day was fabulous,” reported Alice Hanley, chair of the Clear Lake…
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MasterChef competitor will open bakery business here

(Above) Bread and Buttercréme Patisserie-Eatery owner Cassie Peterson and head baker McCayla Welp.-Reporter photo. by Alli Weaver Clear Lake’s very own MasterChef participant, Cassie Peterson, hopes to make gourmet dining and high-end baked goods accessible and unintimidating at her new Bread and Buttercréme Patisserie-Eatery. The Clear Lake native will be opening the bakery-restaurant hybrid at…
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