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Clear Lake Classical School may expand to seventh grade

(Above) Clear Lake Classical students recite a lesson for their teacher.-Reporter photo. Encouraged by steady growth, Clear Lake Classical has announced it will expand its school to serve students in pre-kindergarten through grade four next year, with the possibility of also adding grades five to seven. Headmaster Cory Gerdts said the private Christian school, which…
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Piece by piece

The building at 312 and 314 Main Avenue began coming down Monday to make room for the expansion of Clear Lake Bank and Trust.  Crews from Dean Snyder Construction, Clear Lake, worked with the Clear Lake Historical Society to preserve the “97” medallion which appeared in the center of the upper level arches.  Beth Ann…
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City sets course toward developing short-term rental rules

The Clear Lake City Council gave its support Monday night to development of an ordinance which will regulate the use of vacation rentals and short-term rentals within the city. City Administrator Scott Flory explained the measure is a long way from being finalized, but he outlined key points which he says should be addressed as…
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Parks Board will hear from public about dock proposal tonight

The Clear Lake Parks and Recreation Board will continue discussion tonight (Wednesday, March 22) about a proposal made by Laketime Boat Club owner Jake Kopriva to construct a commercial boat dock at the Beach Drive public lake access. Last month Kopriva approached the Board with a plan to include five public boat slips among the…
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Lake School Board meetings can now be viewed online

Broadcasts of Clear Lake School Board meetings are now available to the public. School Board meetings, which are held the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m., are streamed live via Facebook Live.  For those unable to view at the actual meeting time, they are also available on the District’s Facebook page under videos,…
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Crews ready to begin downtown bank expansion

(Above) Machinery has been moved into place to begin demolition soon for the expansion of CLB&T on Main.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy. Work has begun on an expansion project at Clear Lake Bank and Trust’s Main Avenue downtown location. Dean Snyder Construction, Clear Lake, worked to secure the site last week and is ready to…
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