Recent Posts by Clear Lake Mirror Reporter Staff

Arnie Nichols

Arnie Drew Nichols, 57, of Clear Lake, died Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit, Mason City, Iowa. Memorial services were held on Monday, Aug. 10, at the Open Bible Church, Clear Lake, with the Rev. Will Hunsacker officiating. Family suggests memorials to Arnie Drew Nichols Memorial Fund. Arnie was born…
Read more

Gertrude Thoe

Gertrude J. Thoe, 96, of Marshalltown, Iowa, formerly of Webster City, Iowa died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 at the Iowa Veterans Home, Marshalltown. Graveside services will be held at  11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Clear Lake Cemetery, Clear Lake. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Saturday until the time of the service…
Read more

John Ayers

John Ayers was born on Sept. 22, 1939, to Lowell and Kathryn (Peterson) Ayers. He grew up in Waterloo, Iowa with his siblings, Jo, Dave, Jim and Joan. He died on Aug. 4, 2015 at Edgewater Retirement Community, West Des Moines, Iowa. Visitation will be held at Hamilton’s on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway, West…
Read more

Pops vs. Kids in 1965

Every Tuesday night in the summer of 1965 at the Bob Cash farm, northwest of Clear Lake, a baseball game was played in the Pasture League.  The league only had two teams, the “Kids” and the “Pops.”  Youngsters played with the “Kids” until they were married.  As soon as they get married they had to…
Read more

25 Years Ago August 1990

The level of Clear Lake came up a welcomed eight-inches thanks to a steady, heavy rain Friday and Saturday, but damages caused by the rains were not so welcomed by Clear Lakers.  The deluge of water overloaded storm sewer lines and caused numerous incidents of flooding and damage.  The lake level rose to 31.44” below…
Read more

50 Years Ago July 1965

Total deposits in Clear Lake’s two banks, Community National Bank and Clear Lake Bank and Trust, and in the Clear Lake Federal Savings and Loan amounted to more than $15,000,000 in reports as of June 30.  This is an increase of $1,596,564.02 in total assets over a year ago. The Cobblestone Players are presenting John…
Read more

Recent Comments by Clear Lake Mirror Reporter Staff

No comments by Clear Lake Mirror Reporter Staff yet.