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Rain doesn’t stop Harvest Fest

Rain may have kept farmers out of the fields, but Clear Lake’s Harvest Fest went on as scheduled Saturday.  Retailers reported good traffic and sales, as shoppers enjoyed the day inside.  Those who purchased Harvest Fest bags sampled wine and spirits indoors and out.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy.
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Vandals damage CL properties with graffiti

The Clear Lake Police Department is investigating 10 reports of vandalism that occurred over the weekend (Friday, Oct. 6, through Monday, Oct. 9). According to Police Chief Pete Roth, nine out of the 10 incidents were graffiti and appear to have been completed by the same person of persons. “They have similar elements, such as…
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DNR will host meeting about marina dock Monday

Officials with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will host a public meeting Monday, Oct. 16, to discuss an expiring variance to the state dock rules. Under current rules, the 496-foot Sunset Bay Marina dock must revert to standard 300-foot length due to the death of the dock’s owner, Dale Entner. The Entner family has…
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Has the city’s retail incentive program gotten off track?

Has the city’s practice of approving Development Agreements and granting participation in its Retail Incentive Program grown beyond it’s original intent? The Clear Lake City Council will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Monday night, Oct. 16, to review two requests for development agreements and property tax incentives.  Each request has its own unique…
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Subscription campaign a success!

The Clear Lake Mirror-Reporter wrapped up its annual Subscription Campaign last week and awarded prizes to campaign workers.  (Left) Linda Thoen continued her reign as top seller in the campaign.  She was awarded the top cash prize by Office Manager Brodie Long.  (Right L-R) Mark Davis won the cash prize for the most new subscriptions…
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NEW FOOTBALL START TIMES FOR BOTH CL AND GHV

NEW START TIMES FOR BOTH SCHOOLS BOTH KICKOFFS AT 6pm! Clear Lake Lions Football will be hosting Clarion-Goldfield-Dows/CAL and Garner-Hayfield-Ventura will be hosting Crestwood, Cresco TONIGHT!! Photos from BOTH games will be in next weeks Clear Lake Mirror Reporter and on our Website. NOTE: Also tonight Clear Lake will have there '17-'18 Clear Lake Lions Coaches…
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