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City-wide sales

It’s going to be a great weekend for garage sales!  The Clear Lake Mirror-Reporter is holding the third of its five summer City-Wide Garage Sales this week.  Check out page B7 to get all the details about the 20 garage sales taking place, some starting as early as Thursday. http://clreporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/CLMR-Page-B7.pdf
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Bicycle, Blues, BBQ & Brews hit the spot

North Iowa Spin, helped by countless volunteers, hosted another successful Bicycle, Blues & BBQ event downtown and around Clear Lake Saturday and Sunday. Rides were competitive, as well as fun, as evidenced by the kids free race.  Congratulations to Clear Lake’s own Tyler Curtis, who won the Men’s Pro 1/2 Criterium State Championship.
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City preparing deal for hotel developer

by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake City Administrator Scott Flory outlined a prospective economic development project and a preliminary draft of a Letter of Intent related to a hotel and conference center project at Monday night’s City Council meeting.  It is anticipated the Council will take formal action on the Letter of Intent at its next…
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Clear Lake Arts Center will dedicate Sukup Lakeside Courtyard Saturday

The Clear Lake Arts Center (CLAC) is “Celebrating the Arts!” on Saturday, July 20, from 6 – 9 pm.  This year’s event will center around the much anticipated Sukup Lakeside Courtyard dedication.  The CLAC has been working on the completion of the project for the past 10 months. Tickets are $25 each and available from…
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City will contribute to new Surf roof

by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake City Council members have approved a request for a $35,000 contribution to help fund the replacement of the roof of the Surf Ballroom. Jeff Nicholas, president of the North Iowa Cultural Center and Museum (NICCM), spoke with the City Council Monday. “We have very much appreciated the partnerships and collaborative…
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Car Cruise will travel down Main Avenue this year

by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake is gearing up for another huge summer event.  In just a few weeks hundreds of classic car owners will be showing off their restored rides in the annual C.L.A.S.S. (Clear Lake Auto Social Society’s) annual Summer Dance Cruise and Car Show Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2 and 3. With almost…
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