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Remember When 10-17-2018

(Above) Pass-Punt-Kick winners, 1968 - Place winners in the Pass-Punt-Kick competition sponsored by Lee’s Ford and Clear Lake Jaycees in 1968 include first place winners front row (L-R):  David Ward, Marc Olson, Craig Nelson, Dick Christensen and David Trees.  Second place winners in second row (L-R): Kim Klinge, Barry Grattidge, Tom Aakhus, Brad Bonin, Bret Sunner…
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Leslie E. “Les” Nelson

Leslie E. “Les” Nelson, 91, of Clear Lake, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit, in Mason City. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 19, at Clear Lake Evangelical Free Church, 1310 US-18, in Clear Lake, with Rev. Kent Wagner officiating.  Burial will be at Brush Point Cemetery, in…
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Jerry A. Lee

Jerry A. Lee, 78, of Palm Desert, Calif., formerly of Clear Lake, died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at Comforts of Home, in Palm Desert, Calif. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel, Clear Lake, with Alan Freeland officiating.  Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery, in Mason City. Jerry…
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Lions keep pre-season hopes alive with big win

(Above) Clear Lake’s Kade Hambly celebrates after collecting a sack.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy The Clear Lake Lions played their best game of the season when they needed it the most.  The Lions stunned New Hampton Friday night with a 42-7 victory, keeping their hopes of a post-season berth alive. Crestwood locked up the Class…
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GHV Cardinals pound Clarion-Goldfield-Dows, 36-0

A total team effort helped the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura football team to a shut-out victory against Clarion-Goldfield-Dows (2-6) on Friday, Oct. 12, in Clarion.  The win moved the Cardinal’s record to 3-5. “We were able to put together four good quarters on both sides of the ball,” said Coach Scott Van Dusseldorp.  “I am so proud of…
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Clear Lake runners do well at NCC meet

(Above) Clear Lake’s Ben Stroup finished in 19th place at the NCC Meet.  -Photo courtesy of Don Pedelty Clear Lake cross country teams competed in the North Central Conference race last week.  The Lion boys ran a strong race and finished second overall to eighth ranked Humboldt.  The Clear Lake girls were fourth overall. The…
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