Category Archives: Top Stories

North Shore Drive road work expected to be complete by June 28

The North Shore Drive Reconstruction Project is expected to be complete just in time for the busy July 4 holiday. Jason Petersburg, from Veenstra & Kimm, told the City Council Monday night paving of the road is complete, as well as all driveways and sidewalks except for a section located between Buddy Holly Place and…
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Fire department sets date to christen new fire and rescue boat

Firefighter Mike Meester slides down the new brass pole at the Clear Lake Fire Station. The Clear Lake Fire Department will christen its new fire and rescue boat and introduce those responsible for the incredibly generous donation. Doug Meyers, chief of the Clear Lake Fire Department, said the fireboat christening will be held at 6:45…
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Championships catch Rubio’s eye

Florida Senator, turned Republican presidential hopeful, Marco Rubio has winning on his mind and in his hands Saturday.  While attending the Roast and Ride fundraiser and rally in Boone, hosted by Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst, Rubio caught sight of the news of Clear Lake’s State Champion tennis player Sam Jones and golfer Dane Waldron and…
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Marble-eye meltdown: Advancing storm system triggers Walleye rampage

by Lowell Washburn “Man, you should have been here yesterday!” Sooner or later, every angler will become acquainted with that sad statement.  You know the story.  You’ve just arrived at your favorite fishing water where everyone in the bait shop is absolutely raving about the vicious, no holds barred walleye feeding frenzy that occurred in…
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You could win this gas grill!

Mirror-Reporter Owner/Publisher Mike Finnegan (left) and Lake Fireplace and Spa Owner George Simpson are pictured with the MHP gas grill which will be given away during a June 19-July 10 subscription campaign. Watch your mailbox in the coming weeks for your opportunity to win this MHP Patriot gas grill from Lake Fireplace and Spa. The…
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Fires pop up along I-35

Clear Lake and Ventura firefighters were kept busy along Interstate 35 Friday, June 5, battling a series of grass fires. A total of five small fires were spread out over a stretch of about one mile along the southbound lanes of I-35 from the B-20 exit to the Clear Lake exits. Officials believe the blazes…
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