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New era of education begins in Ventura



Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:17


The new school year was the start of a whole new era in the Ventura School system.  The high school has been transformed to a Junior High, where seventh and eighth graders from Garner-Hayfield and Ventura reported for classes Monday. Ventura high school students are now in Garner.


Council OKs land purchase for water tower



Wednesday, 22 August 2012 11:12


The Clear Lake City Council voted Monday to purchase a one-acre piece of property for the purpose of constructing a new one million gallon elevated water tower on the site.

The city negotiated a purchase price of $75,000 for the parcel on the city’s northwest side.  The land is located 


Meet Kilo



Wednesday, 15 August 2012 11:43

Clear Lake Police Department welcomes new K-9 officer

The Clear Lake Police Department is continuing its tradition of including a K-9 officer on its staff.

“Kilo” is being introduced to the community as a single purpose narcotics dog teamed with police officer Cory Gute.  Kilo is replacing a German Shepherd named “Quanto” who had been


Ready for parking



Wednesday, 15 August 2012 11:41

Lines have been painted and temporary parking is now allowed on the north side of the 16th Avenue South public access and boat ramp.  The measure is intended to provide much-needed parking for The Landing, owned by Gary and Diane Laabs.  The restaurant, which opened this summer, is part of the South Shore Inn, formerly known



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