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Remember When 6-20-2018

(Above) Ready for a dip, 1900 style - This carefree group at Bayside Park was dressed in the latest 1900 styles for a swim.  Sun burn was not much of an issue, as not much skin was exposed.  Large hats were worn by the girls to ward off freckles, long stockings and bathing shoes were also…
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Lions tied for top of the conference

(Above) Mitchell Raber makes connection during the C-G-D game on Wednesday.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy Clear Lake Baseball Coach Seth Thompson is a firm believer in testing his players’ skills against strong competition.  Last week the head Lion did just that, as the team stepped outside the conference to take on some Iowa powerhouses…
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Cards move record to 5-5

(Above) GHV’s Anthony Sherwood started on the mound against Algona on Tuesday, June 12.  The game ended in a 2-2 draw due to inclement weather.  Sherwood was the only Cardinal to get a hit in the game. -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura baseball team picked up two wins and one loss in action…
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CL girls keep record above .500

The Lions sandwiched wins around a few losses last week, keeping their record above .500 at 9-8 overall.  They are 4-3 in the North Central Conference. Algona 6, CL 2 The Lions found themselves in a 6-0 hole in the first inning and couldn’t recover in an NCC game with Algona played Monday, June 11. …
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Week ends on an upswing for Cardinals

(Above) GHV’s Nicole Upmeyer bunts during the Algona game on Tuesday, June 12.  The Cardinals fell to the Bulldogs, 15-3.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy The week ended on an upswing for the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura softball team when they picked up two wins against Nashua Plainfield and Lake Mills.  The wins moved the Cardinal’s record to…
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Kristi Kay Gruetzmacher

Kristi Kay Gruetzmacher, 56, of Clear Lake, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at Hospice of North Iowa – Inpatient Unit. A service was held on Tuesday, June 19, at One Vision Campus, 1200 North 9th Street West, Clear Lake, with pastor Scott Sokol officiating. Burial was held in the St. Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery,…
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