Category Archives: Remember When

Remember When 9-18-2019

(Above) 1994 Clear Lake Homecoming candidates - Candidates for the Clear Lake High School Homecoming queen and king in 1994 included front row (L-R):  Megan Carney, Jaime Copley, Alexa Russell, Heather Stealy, and Jessica Thul.  King candidates included (L-R):  Scott Suntken, Vince Chmielewski, Adam Secory, Nick Henningsen and Ryan Bezely.  Plans were to announce the queen…
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Wellness Center listening post tonight

The first of three listening post sessions about a proposed health and wellness center to be constructed at Clear Lake High School will be held tonight (Wednesday, Sept. 11) at City Hall.  The time for the meeting has been pushed back to 7 p.m. from the originally announced 6:30. City and school officials are looking…
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Remember When 9-11-2019

Ventura class of 2007 - These Ventura kindergartners were already looking forward to graduation. The Ventura Class of 2007 was presented with special T-shirts by Superintendent Gary Schichtl.  Members of the class include front row (L-R): Megan Smith, Zane Zirbel, Megan Watson, Cody Howell, Courtney Bovenmyer, Riley Finer, Bobbi Jo Imhoff.  Row 2 (L-R): Lindsay Amstutz,…
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Remember When 8-28-2019

(Above) First day of school, 1969 - Playground equipment got a workout in 1969 when the school term opened for 2,100 pupils.  Here a gang of youngsters enjoyed their favorite of the Four R’s - Recess, on the jungle gym at Lincoln School. By Michelle Watson 25 Years Ago August 1994 The music hasn’t died at…
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Remember When 8-21-2019

Bayside train - Art “Andy” Anderson owned and operated this little steam train to the delight of thousands of small fry from 1955 until 1957 at Bayside.  He says, “The locomotive was known as American Standard 4-4-0.  The year this picture was taken the train carried 16,000 passengers.  The charge was 10¢.  It was licensed by…
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Remember When 8-7-2019

(Above) Young sailors, 1994 - The Future of Clear Lake sailing looked bright in 1994, with this group who performed well at Clear Lake’s “No Tears Regatta.”  Pictured were local sailors who took part in the event front (L-R): Chris Osmundson, Spencer Anderson, Mary DeBartolo, Ashley Kotz, Teal Anderson, Courtney Isaak, Hilary Rinnels, Katy Martin, Ben…
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