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Winner, winner chicken dinner!

(Above) P.J. Feuerbach, from the Clear Lake Lions Boys Track Team, gave the Noon Lions a hand in seasoning chicken with their special recipe. Huge crowds filled Clear Lake City Park Sunday, as the Clear Lake Noon Lions held their annual Chicken Barbeque.  Club members, assisted by local Boy Scout Troops and the Clear Lake…
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Investigation yields two arrests on drug charges

A long investigation led to the arrest of two Clear Lake residents on drug charges. On July 13, 2018, the Clear Lake Police arrested Heather M. Copas, 37, and Joshua Debower, 26, both from Clear Lake, on several drug-related charges. After 2 p.m. on Friday, investigators conducted a search warrant in the 10 block of…
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School leader defends sale of Sunset School

Neighbors unaware of sale question procedure Clear Lake School Superintendent Doug Gee is defending his Board and their actions leading to the recent sale of Sunset Elementary School. A handful of neighbors and other concerned citizens attended the Tuesday, July 10, meeting of the School Board and stated they felt blindsided by the sale reported…
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Personal watercraft collision sends teen to hospital

(Above) Clear Lake Fire and Rescue members brought a teen injured in a personal watercraft accident to shore Friday.  Ellie Shimp, from Cedar Falls, was taken to a Mason City hospital and then transported to Rochester, Minn. with a leg injury.- Photo courtesy of Jeff Heinz. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources law enforcement and…
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Firefighters able to contain sizeable blaze to garage

A fire which caused substantial damage to a garage and destroyed a vehicle, lawnmower and other contents Friday, July 6, remains under investigation. The Ventura Fire Department was dispatched to 45 Lido Road at approximately 11:30 p.m. Friday.  The Clear Lake Fire Department was also sent to the scene on automatic mutual aide. According to…
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