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Retirement Open House

The public is invited to attend a Retirement Open House for Dave Whitehurst, Public Works Shift Leader, and Paul Fredriksen, Water Plant Superintendent on Wednesday, December 20th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall. Whitehurst began his career with the City in August of 1977 and will retire on…
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Another successful season of sharing

Congratulations, Clear Lake. You did it! With more than a week to spare The Giving Tree is beautifully bare, assuring that many local families will have an even merrier Christmas than they could imagine. This year 190 ornaments appeared on The Giving Tree, representing 64 families. The Mirror-Reporter has partnered with Clear Lake Schools to…
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On the home stretch

After spending half of the year under construction, the Main Avenue sidewalk restoration is nearing completion.  Crews were working on the last phase of the brick and concrete sidewalk replacement Monday.  According to Public Works Director Joe Weigel, concrete work was expected to be complete by mid-week, with installation of brick pavers to follow.  The…
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Groups benefit from RAGBRAI overnight here

Committee disperses profits to three groups The work of the Clear Lake RAGBRAI Committee began far in advance and continued even after bicyclists and their support crews rolled through. The 2017 Clear Lake RAGBRAI Steering Committee did not officially conclude their responsibilities until Dec. 5, when the committee met to determine the disbursal of the…
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Bowling for Blake fundraiser planned

The 6th Annual Bowling For Blake Scholarship Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Dec. 30, from 11 a.m.-Midnight and on Sunday, Dec. 31, 3 9.m.-10 p.m. The event will be held at Mystic Lanes, in Mason City, Iowa, The cost is $10 for three games of bowling and shoes ($5 is donated to the scholarship…
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