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Remember When 9-11-2019

Ventura class of 2007 - These Ventura kindergartners were already looking forward to graduation. The Ventura Class of 2007 was presented with special T-shirts by Superintendent Gary Schichtl.  Members of the class include front row (L-R): Megan Smith, Zane Zirbel, Megan Watson, Cody Howell, Courtney Bovenmyer, Riley Finer, Bobbi Jo Imhoff.  Row 2 (L-R): Lindsay Amstutz,…
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William “Bill” Wistey

William “Bill” Wistey, 67, of Clear Lake, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, at Mercy One North Iowa Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Zion Lutheran Church,112 North 4th Street, Clear Lake, with the Rev. Dr. Pat Hall officiating.  Burial will be held at…
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Lynette Dolder

Please join family and friends in celebrating the life of Lynette Dolder on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 6 p.m., at Long Branch Motel, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. For more details, visit Lynette’s Celebration of Life Facebook page.
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Humboldt sweeps Clear Lake in NCC opener

 (Above) Clear Lake’s Kaitlyn Vanderploeg puts down a hard hit against the Humboldt defense in Thursday night’s match-up.  Also pictured for Clear Lake is Julia Merfeld (2).  -Reporter photo by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway The Lions opened the North Central Conference volleyball schedule with a loss to Humboldt Thursday, Sept. 5.  The Wildcats swept the…
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Defensive stands aid the Lions in win

(Above) Clear Lake kicker Hunter Nielsen gives the ball a boot during Friday night’s game against Waverly-Shell Rock.  Nielsen was five-for-five in PATs.  Also pictured is Austin Larson.  -Reporter photos by Chris Barragy by Marianne Gasaway A total team effort lifted second ranked (2A) Clear Lake over Class 3A perennial power Waverly-Shell Rock, 35-6. Coach…
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CL X-C teams perform well at Newman meet

(Above) The Clear Lake girls cross country team starts the race at the Newman Catholic meet on Tuesday, Sept. 3.  Pictured for GHV is Abbie Christians. Christians ended up placing second in the meet with a time of  20:37.37.      By Michelle Watson Clear Lake Lions cross country team raced at the Newman Catholic…
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