100-year-old woman behind Iowa's small but mighty lake: So when Bernadine Schaefer of Zearing received a shovel for her 100th birthday, she could have been forgiven for stopping to think twice: "What, is it time to dig my own grave?" Far from it: Bernie will scoop the first piles of dirt for the new era of Dakins Lake on the farm that her ancestors homesteaded in 1870 -- a lake that represents fresh promise for its corner of rural Iowa.
Orange City Tulip Festival street scrubbing Orange City, Iowa
Volksparades at Orange City Tulip Festival
Children and adults dressed in intricate, authentic Dutch costumes Dance at the Orange City Tulip Festival.