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Titan Pro employee accused of fraud

A Buffalo Center, Iowa man has been accused of stealing more than $318,000 from a Clear Lake business. Richard Wubben was charged in U.S. District Court with mail fraud.  A court filing on Wednesday, April 12, indicated he intends to enter a guilty plea. Wubben is alleged to have sold seeds, farm chemicals and other agricultural…
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Area businesses step up to help fund RAGBRAI expenses

The Clear Lake RAGBRAI Steering Committees have shared one goal and one philosophy for the last three times RAGBRAI has come to Clear Lake.  The goal has always been to promote Clear Lake as a town to return to visit, vacation, or live.  The philosophy of the Steering Committee has been to create a good…
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Lake will host Relay for Life celebration June 2

Finnegan named Honorary Chairman, Whitesidewalls will perform Relay For Life, the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, will take on a decidedly Clear Lake flavor this year.  The June 2 event will be based at Clear Lake City Park and its honorary chairman is Mike Finnegan, from Clear Lake. Finnegan, who is the owner/publisher…
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Committee asks public to consider RAGBRAI volunteer opportunities

Estimated 1,000 people needed to help in a variety of ways RAGBRAI actually stands for Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, but over the years, it also stands for one of Iowa’s greatest assets – it’s volunteers.   As 10,000-20,000 riders bicycle across Iowa, it is the pass-through and overnight towns’ volunteers that make…
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Support is huge for little Knox

(Above) Troy, Carrie, Drake and Tate Tysdahl, pictured above with baby Knox, plan to be at the event on May 20 to say hello after many months away.-Submitted photo. 5K Run, Walk, Wag to benefit local family A Clear Lake family with their pre-mature baby is fighting the big fight and winning! Knox Tysdahl was…
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Woman arrested after pinning man to building with vehicle, leaving

A Clear Lake woman was charged with operating while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a personal injury crash after she allegedly pinned a man to a building with her vehicle. On April 7, at 3:43 a.m., Clear Lake police officers were dispatched to a personal injury crash in the 700 block of Buddy Holly…
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