Tuesday 28 April 2015

Local News

In Perpetuity



Wednesday, 15 April 2015 15:03

The Clear Lake community celebrates Earth Day this week.  Locally, Jan Lovell heads up the Earth Day effort, which has grown to more than a week of activities sharing a common goal of  caring for and celebrating our home and our world.   She rightly points out the lake’s restoration was an impetus for starting the first Clear Lake Earth Day. 


Veteran’s Memorial named Iowa 9-Hole Course of the Year



Wednesday, 15 April 2015 15:01

Representatives of Veterans Memorial Golf Club attended the Iowa Golf Association’s Annual Awards Banquet on Friday, April 3,  where VMGC was named the nine-hole course of the year. 


School Board makes $640,000 in budget cuts



Wednesday, 15 April 2015 14:57

Motion to phase out French is turned down by Board on 3-2 vote

The Clear Lake School Board took action Thursday on $640,048 in proposed budget cuts for the next school year.  After hearing comments from students and parents, the Board ultimately decided to keep positions intact in the foreign language and vocal music programs. 


Kwik Star eyeing $10M store, truck center here



Wednesday, 15 April 2015 14:55

Kwik Star/Kwik Trip is preparing to break ground on a $10 million project on Highway 122, just east of Interstate 35.

Clear Lake City Administrator Scott Flory confirmed Tuesday he has given Kwik Star/Trip officials a draft of a development agreement 


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