Videos to watch

Christmas 2018 – Raft-O-Rama
Thanksgiving 2018Sponsors
Clark Lake 2018
– Fall Flight 49234
Clark Lake 2017 – Four seasons in 15 minutes
Thanksgiving – 2017 Being thankful for Clark Lake (2 minutes)
Veterans at Clark Lake – Veterans tell you their own story (16 minutes)
Andy Scott’s Video – First published on Christmas Eve 2015, it includes two years of Clark Lake in action


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Crash on Jefferson at Hewitt

Injuries resulted from an accident on Jefferson and Hewitt on Monday, about 2:45 pm.  According to Columbia Township Police:  "Two students, a female driver approximately 16 years old, and a male (also juvenile) passenger were is a 2007 Ford 500, traveling northbound...

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Sunny Sunday

The sun illumined the lake today, and reportedly lifted spirits along every shoreline.  The first picture, below, Ann Swain took from her vantage along Hyde Road. Ann's brother, Bill Leutz, caught the brightness of the day from his location along the Eagle Point...

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Update: Eagle Point Road

Columbia Township Police say that a tractor-trailer attempting to turn around took down the curve in the road sign, and left behind the tire tracks on Eagle Point Road. In an earlier report on this website, a resident attributed the damage to speeders that he...

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January Sunset

Friday's sunshine and warmer weather ended with a fitting sunset.  Beth June caught the sun reflecting off the surface of the lake.  After December's two to three inches of ice cover, Clark Lake has lots of open areas as the new year dawns. But wait, there's more!  At...

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New Satellite Look at Clark Lake

Google Earth photos the world via satellite and periodically refreshes the view.  The most recent published Clark Lake satellite photo was taken on July 7, 2018.  The earliest, April 6, 1999.  By going to Google Earth you can zero in on features.  The more recent...

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Will Makes the Jump

Most people have Christmas traditions like opening presents in front of the tree or a special Christmas morning breakfast.  Then there is this.  Will Stewart's Christmas tradition, now in its 10th year, is to take a leap into the frigid waters of Clark Lake.  His...

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