Wednesday 27 August 2014

Local News

RAGBRAI’s coming!



Wednesday, 16 July 2014 14:19

Here’s what you need to know to make it a great day

In one week, thousands of RAGBRAI riders will pedal through Ventura and Clear Lake.
Wednesday, July 23, promises to be a fun day, but it no doubt will inconvenience locals who will experience street closures and crowds.


Volunteers invited to create welcome art for RAGBRAI riders



Wednesday, 16 July 2014 14:17

On Tuesday, July 22, volunteers will gather downtown to create a giant work of art demonstrating pride in Clear Lake. A game board with eight by 10-foot squares will be created using City Park as the center of the board. Currently, over 65


GOPs announce Rand Paul is coming to area



Wednesday, 16 July 2014 14:16

 Cerro Gordo GOP Chairman Gabriel Haugland has announced that U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-Kent.) will headline a breakfast fundraiser for the Cerro Gordo County GOP on Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 8-9 a.m. at the Mason City Airport Restaurant, located at the Municipal Airport.
 Sen. Paul will appear alongside other local and statewide elected Republican officials at the breakfast.


A record-setting Fourth



Wednesday, 09 July 2014 13:32

 A perfect storm of circumstances-- minus the storm, resulted in a record-setting Fourth of July celebration in Clear Lake.

Tim Coffey, executive director of the Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce which puts on arguably the state’s largest holiday festival, said the perfect alignment of days and weather resulted in huge crowds throughout the five-day extravaganza.


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