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Marilyn T. Meinecke

Marilyn T. Meinecke, 62, of Clear Lake, Iowa, died Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Mercy Medical Center North Iowa, Mason City, Iowa.   Memorial Mass will be 11 am on Tuesday, December 6 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Clear Lake.  Visitation will be Monday from 5-7 pm at the Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel and…
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Darwin Hughes

Darwin “Dar” “Poppy” Hughes, 70, of Wyoming, Minn., and Ventura, Iowa, a loving husband, dad, grandpa, great-grandpa, brother and proud veteran, passed away on Nov. 11, 2016 at the home of his daughter, Pam. A celebration of Darwin’s life was held at Roberts Family Life Celebration Home, Forest Lake, Minn. Interment was in Fort Snelling…
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Helen Estergard

Helen Doris Estergard, 100, of  Clear Lake, died Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at Oakwood Care Center, Clear Lake. A celebration of Helen’s life will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, at Zion Lutheran Church, Clear Lake.  Burial will be in Clear Lake Cemetery, Clear Lake.  The family will greet friends one…
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Remember When 11-30-2016

(Above) Christmas finery, 1966 - Clear Lake’s Main Avenue took on a festive look in 1966.  Merchants mounted and decorated Christmas trees in front of their businesses. 25 Years Ago November 1991 Clear Lake leaders say they need a competitive edge to help the city recover from the blow of losing a major employer.  And they…
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Lions pick up some impressive wins

For the second year in a row the Clear Lake Lions notched an impressive win over Waverly-Shell Rock.  Monday night the Lions used an effective defensive strategy and remained calm under pressure to post a 52-42 victory over the third ranked (4A) Go-Hawks. The Lions, rated eighth in Class 3A, improved their record to 2-1…
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