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Leeza R. Phinney

Leeza R. Phinney, 60, of Ventura, died Sunday, May 22, 2016 at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City.   Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 25, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, in Garner, Iowa, with the Rev. Scott Kozisek officiating.  Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery, in…
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Hazel V. Miller

Hazel Viola (Markison) Miller, 92, a woman of unparalleled emotional strength, died May 19, 2016, at Oakwood Care Facility, in Clear Lake. Born in Greensboro, Vt. on Sept. 27, 1923, to Henry and Anna (Hill) Markison, Hazel lost her father at the age of five and was raised in the VFW Home for Widows and…
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Phyllis L. Winkelman

Phyllis L. Winkelman, 80, of Clear Lake, died Friday, May 20, 2016 from surgery complications at Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City.   Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 25, at St. John’s Lutheran Church east of Garner, Iowa, with the Rev. Carl Hedberg officiating.  Burial will…
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Clear Lake girls shutout GHV

The Clear Lake girls soccer team had a .500 week.  The Lions topped Garner-Hayfield-Ventura and dropped a match with Aplington-Parkersburg. CL 5, GHV 0 After a slow start, the Lions stepped up their attack and earned a 5-0 victory at GHV Tuesday, May 10. “We struggled to get anything going in the first half,” said…
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Close matches for the CL boys

(Above) Clear Lake’s Tanner Berger (4) and GHV’s Nick Joynt (10) give “using your head” a whole new meaning.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy It was a busy week for the Clear Lake boys soccer team.  The Lions were involved in three close matches.  They now stand at 8-7 heading into the final stretch of…
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