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Veterans Day services to be held Friday, Nov. 9

The public is invited to attend Veterans Day ceremonies at Clear Lake High School Friday, Nov. 9.  Gather at the Clear Lake Middle School flag pole (directly south of the Middle School entrance at 1601 3rd Ave. N.) beginning at 10:30 a.m. The Veterans’ Day program will commence with the raising of Old Glory, followed…
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Council reviews Water Utility Extension Feasibility Report

At the Monday night City Council meeting the Water Utility Extension Feasibility Report for the unincorporated area of South Shore Drive was reviewed. Administrator Scott Flory summarized, “There is a long way to go and we are just getting started, but we know it is feasible and that’s significant.” The area considered consists of about…
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Highway Patrol lends a hand by working for tips

By Craig Rule Usually, we might hear “friendly” tips from our Iowa State Highway Troopers like:  “You were going a bit fast for the speed limit, Ma’am.  We’d rather you get to your destination safely instead of carelessly quick,” or “Sir, you missed that stop sign at the last intersection.  It is there to prevent…
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Larry Weakland

Larry D. Weakland, 71, of Clear Lake, died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, at Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit, in Mason City. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, at Harvest Bible Chapel, 2200 N. 24th St., Clear Lake, with Pastor John Tank officiating. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m.…
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Judy Doescher

Judy Gaye Doescher (Gautney) passed away unexpectedly in Columbia, Mo. on Nov. 1, 2018, at the age of 77. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17, at Saint John Lutheran Church, 715 College Street, Cedar Falls, with luncheon to follow.  Burial will be at Fairfield Township Cemetery, in Grundy…
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Wesley Edgar

Wesley “Wes” Dewey Edgar, 87, died peacefully at home in Phoenix, Az., on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018 surrounded by family. A graveside service was held on Saturday, Nov. 3, at Green Acres Mortuary, Scottsdale, Az.  A Memorial Service was held on Saturday, Nov. 3, at Christ Lutheran Church, Phoenix. Wes was born May 18, 1931…
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