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City-wide sales

The second of the Clear Lake Mirror-Reporter’s five City-Wide Garage Sales is this weekend!  Check out page 5B in this edition for all the details and addresses of sales. http://clreporter.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CLMR-Page-B5.pdf
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TRIed and Tested

The third annual TRI Clear Lake triathlon drew 244 entrants testing their mettle in and around Clear Lake Saturday. Participants first swan 750 meters, then hopped on their bikes for a 12.4 mile ride, and finally ran 3.1 miles to finish in downtown Clear Lake. While each individual or team entry had its challenges, that…
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Council signs agreements to get ready for major 2020 capital improvements

by Marianne Gasaway Clear Lake City Administrator Scott Flory said recent City Council agendas are a clear example of the 2019 budget year wrapping up and things to come.  At its most recent meeting the Council approved three professional services agreements for capital projects scheduled for fiscal year 2020, which begins in less than one…
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Construction on pace for N. 32nd St. improvements

(Above) Crews of McKiness Excavating are currently installing storm sewer lines for the North 32nd Street improvement project.  Paving is expected in July. - Reporter photo by Chris Barragy. Improvements to North 32nd Street, on the east edge of Clear Lake, are moving along ahead of schedule, according to Public Works Director Joe Weigel. Storm…
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Not in our town: Prostitution sting gets nine

by Marianne Gasaway “Zero tolerance.” That’s the message Clear Lake Police Department Captain Mike Colby said local law enforcement wanted to deliver through a sting operation focusing on human trafficking and prostitution. Local law enforcement made a statement with the arrest of seven males and two females on Wednesday, May 29, on charges related to…
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City, DNR, owner work together for dock’s future

(Above) The 300-foot dock at Sunset Bay Marina provides slips for 36 boats, rather than the 70 once occupied under former ownership.-Reporter photo. by Marianne Gasaway A commercial dock has been preserved and businesses are expected to be announced soon at the former Sunset Bay Marina site at 2721 S. Lakeview Drive. Owner Alex Yohn…
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