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Thomas E. Keenan

Thomas E. Keenan, 69, of Clear Lake, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at the Lund Home-Hospice of the Valley in Gilbert, Az. Arrangements are pending at Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel, 101 N. 4th St., Clear Lake.
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Steve Martin

Steve Martin, a lifelong resident of Clear Lake, died at his home in the Meadow Lake apartment complex on Buddy Holly Place on Feb. 6. The cause was complications of Influenza A. He was 62. Steven Alfred Martin was born in Mason City on Aug. 11, 1954, to Roy B. Martin Jr., who was a…
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Arlene Krause

Arlene Krause, 94, of Buffalo Center, Iowa, died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, in Mason City, Iowa. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church, 107 W. Florence St., Rake, Iowa, with Pastor Doug Rokke officiating. Visitation will be one hour…
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Faught and Leisure onto State Wrestling Tourney

Two Clear Lake wrestlers will compete for a State title this week in Des Moines. Ryan Leisure has the opportunity to become Clear Lake High School’s first three time State Champion, while Eric Faught is looking for his first title.  He was runner-up at 106 last season. Leisure, undefeated through 35 matches heading into Saturday’s…
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Leisure selected as a 2017 Dan Gable Mr. Wrestler finalist

Clear Lake senior and two-time State Champion wrestler Ryan Leisure has been selected as a Class 2A 2017 Dan Gable Mr. Wrestler finalist. Leisure has been invited to attend the 2017 Dan Gable Mr. Wrestler Award Luncheon on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the Iowa Hall of Pride in Des Moines, where the winners will be…
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