Category Archives: Remember When

Remember When 10-13-2021

Harbourage under construction, 1971 - It was a beehive of activity in 1971 as construction was underway on 22 additional units at the Harbourage, located on North Shore Dr.  According to Chuck Crane, a partner in the Harbourage, the project was to be completed by the first of the year.  Twenty-three units were occupied by…
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Remember When 10-6-2021

(Above) Three sets of helping hands - Fall was definitely in the air in 1996 when the Monson triplets, of Clear Lake, thought they should be getting ready for it.  The toddlers, Luke, Emily and Meg, helped their parents, Greg and Paula, assemble scarecrows at their home. by Michelle Watson 25 Years Ago  October 1996…
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Remember When 9-29-2021

(Above) Team spirit in 1996 - Homecoming spirit traveled throughout Clear Lake in 1996, as high school students followed up a Homecoming pep rally with a Spirit Train tthrough downtown Clear Lake.  Here, Central School students shared in the fun as the Spirit Train passed their school. by Michelle Watson 25 Years Ago  September 1996…
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Remember When 9-22-2021

(Above) CL Homecoming candidates 1996 - Clear Lake named their 1996 Homecoming queen and king candidates.  There were front row (L-R): Lani Grabinski, Katie Hall, Kerri Copley, Ali Secory, Erin Pleggenkuhle and back row (L-R): David Hopper, Ted Secory, Scott Lester, Greg Johnson and Josh Baker.  A spirit train led the royalty and high school…
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Remember When 9-15-2021

(Above) Here piggy, piggy - The greased pig contest was the highlight of the 1996 Ventura Septemberfest activities.  Here, the pig escaped the grasp of Jen Rockow, while Deb Cash and others were ready to grab on. by Michelle Watson 25 Years Ago September 1996 Ventura voters gave their district a resounding vote of confidence…
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Remember When 9-8-2021

(Above) 1971 Clear Lake Police force - The Clear Lake Police Department boasted eight men in 1971.  Pictured (L-R): is Police Chief Richard Latham, Jim Frampton, Herb Garlock, Jr., Jim Wieser, Kurt Freudenburg, Larry Sidmore, Dave Briggerman, Merle Beresford and Lenna Wilder. by Michelle Watson 25 Years Ago September 1996 There were anxious moments at…
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