Category Archives: News

Freedom Rock holds special meaning for local veteran

Freedom Rock® artist Bubba Sorensen started work on the Cerro Gordo County rock this week at the corner of Main Avenue and 8th Street.-Reporter photo by Chris Barragy. by Marianne Gasaway [caption id="attachment_36641" align="alignleft" width="270"] Bruce Trebil[/caption] Bruce Trebil is watching with pride as a Freedom Rock is being painted this week at the corner…
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Callanan appointed to Empower Rural Iowa Task Force

Governor Kim Reynolds has announced the appointees to the Empower Rural Iowa Initiative. The Initiative is made up of three task forces which will focus on these topics: Investing in Rural Iowa, Growing Rural Iowa, and Connecting Rural Iowa. They will identify needed legislative, regulatory and policy changes. Each of the three taskforces will make…
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Fire department warns residents of fundraiser scam

(Above) This form appears at the bottom of a letter sent to area residents.  The Clear Lake Fire Department is NOT conducting this fundraiser. The Clear Lake Fire Department is warning residents to be aware of a possible scam. CLFD Public Information Officers Josh Pokorney and Dave Sims said the department was notified last week…
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“Stay Connected With Your Community” subscribe to the Mirror-Reporter

“Stay Connected With Your Community” is the theme of the subscription campaign the Mirror-Reporter kicked off last week.  One of the ways we try to keep you connected, is by calling upon the talents and interests of the people who put this publication together for you each week. Six persons are responsible for preparing the…
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One Vision leader announces resignation

Jeff Nichols, who joined One Vision as its chief executive officer in 2014, has announced his resignation from the position, effective Sept. 30. During his tenure with the organization, Nichols helped lead the transition of more than 120 supported individuals from a large group-home setting to smaller, community-based homes; the launch of a second Children’s…
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Stay connected — support your local newspaper

(Above) Carol Casey enjoys reading her Mirror-Reporter right here in Clear Lake.  We invite you to make the Mirror-Reporter part of your weekly routine and keep connected with your community. Carol Casey had no idea that the Mirror-Reporter was kicking off its annual subscription campaign when she sent a photo and note to the newspaper…
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