Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:16
Iowa House Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer and Iowa Senator Amanda Ragan participated in a Legislative Forum sponsored by the Clear Lake
Cargill grant lets CL students explore engineering
Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:14
Clear Lake sixth graders can consider themselves cutting edge scientists.
Thanks to a $21,000 grant from Cargill, Incorporated the students are exploring robotics.
“It’s been a real change from the traditional science class,” said teacher Megan Rasmussen. “We started with a presentation on robotics, looking at gears and how things move, and next week they will be designing a robotic car.”Cargill’s Gateway to
School Board settles on calendar
Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:13
Parents can plan on weekly early dismissals
The Clear Lake School Board approved a school calendar Monday night which includes a 2 p.m. dismissal each Wednesday during the 2013-14 school year. The early dismissal provides time for state-required teacher in-service time.
Council gives unanimous OK to sidewalk, storm sewer project
Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:12
Noting it was not an easy decision, four City Council members unanimously adopted a resolution of necessity to proceed with a storm sewer and sidewalk project involving South 20th Street, 1st and 2nd Avenue South.
Four residents of the neighborhood addressed the Council during a public hearing held March 18. The citizens, who all own property in the project area, primarily objected to the city’s plan for five-foot wide sidewalks, rather than constructing four-foot walkways.
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