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Historical Society invites public to jump on Kopecky bandwagon

Saturday, Oct. 1, will be a day of wonderful activities in Clear Lake and one of those will be the dedication of two new waysides honoring long-time Clear Lake Community Schools instrumental music instructor and municipal band director John Kopecky. Many people have fond memories of relaxing in City Park or along the shores of…
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Newspaper shares proceeds with departments

Clear Lake Mirror-Reporter Owner/Publisher Mike Finnegan (right) recently presented Ventura Fire Chief John Quintus, Clear Lake Fire Chief Doug Meyers and Clear Lake & Ventura Police Chief Pete Roth with checks representing a share of proceeds from the Reporter’s “Honoring Heroes” special section created in conjunction with local 9/11 remembrance events. Thanks to those who…
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Only minor flooding in Clear Lake area

(Above) Fishing at the Ventura Grad required boots on Friday, as mid-week rains pushed the lake level to over 13 inches above the weir.  Officials at the Water Treatment Plant say the level rose to 13.20 inches above the weir on Sunday.  By Tuesday, Sept. 27, it had fallen to 10.80 inches above.-Reporter photos by…
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Air Choice One announces service to Minneapolis

Air Choice One has announced that the Department of Transportation has approved extending Air Choice One current Essential Air Service contract to Feb. 28, as well as approving Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport as an alternate hub service for Mason City. The change in hub service will begin Nov. 7 with 12 weekly nonstop flights to…
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Indians hold on for one-point victory over the Lions

(Above) Clear Lake’s Luke Eggers (34) returns a kickoff in Friday night’s game against Forest City.  Ready to lend a hand is Alex Snelling (42) and Speed Toyne (19).  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy A failed two point attempt proved to be the difference in a Class 2A, District 2 battle between Clear Lake and…
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Cardinals stay undefeated with huge win over Bulldogs

(Above) GHV’s Tucker Datema (63) forced a fumble in Friday night’s game against Hampton-Dumont.  Ready to pounce is Jack VanDusseldorp (36).  Jace Pringnitz (20) also had a hand in causing the fumble.  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy In a tale of two halves, the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Cardinals (5-0, 3-0) proved they were the tougher team, outlasting…
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