Monthly Archives: March 2016

Jon L. Jensen

Jon Lowell Jensen, 87, of Clear Lake, died Wednesday, March 30, 2016, at Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit, in Mason City, Iowa, of Parkinson’s disease. A memorial service was held on Saturday, April 2, at First Congregational Church of Christ, Mason City, with the Rev. Chuck Kelsey officiating.  A time of food and fellowship followed the…
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Restoration breathes new life into downtown building

(Above) The Knaack and Buss building, circa 1908. by Michelle Watson [caption id="attachment_16592" align="alignleft" width="270"] Removal of old plaster and lathe revealed beautiful brick walls, which add to the character of the building. New windows provide a spacious view of downtown Clear Lake. Pennies were found on the floor in this upstairs room, which faces…
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Is that you, Easter Bunny?

Eleven-month-old Brantley Pate, son of Nicki and Nick Pate, of Clear Lake, got his first look at the Easter Bunny at Saturday’s Easter Egg Hunt held in City Park by the Jaycees.   Hundreds of children hunted for eggs and had their picture taken with the Easter Bunny.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy.
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County plans informational meeting about B35 project

The Cerro Gordo County Board of Supervisors will have a public informational meeting at their regularly scheduled Board Meeting on Tuesday, April 5, at 10 a.m. to discuss the upcoming County Road B35 Roadway Improvement Project.  The Board meeting will take place at the Courthouse, 220 North Washington Avenue, Mason City. The meeting will be…
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Spring cleaning: Residents should plan for Large Item Pickup

The 2016 Spring Large Item Pickup will take place April 11-14.  Residents are encouraged to use this opportunity to dispose of large items that cannot be discarded through their weekly garbage service.  The Large Item Pickup map will appear in the Clear Lake Mirror Reporter on April 6, listing the dates the City will pick…
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