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Officers respond to assault call



Wednesday, 14 November 2012 12:11


Suspect flees and is found at Opportunity Village


At approximately 2:50 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, the Clear Lake Police responded to 1010 Village Road in Clear Lake, after receiving a call from a 32-year old female who had been assaulted physically by her boyfriend and then threatened with a knife.

When officers arrived they found the victim to be suffering from non-life threatening injuries. She was not transported to the hospital. A knife was taken as evidence at the scene. 


Cerro Gordo County turns out in large numbers for election day



Wednesday, 14 November 2012 12:11


By Scott Watson

Cerro Gordo County was busy at the polls Tuesday, Nov., 6 with the 2012 Presidential and General Elections, turning out more than 14,000 voters on Election Day, and another 9,500 voting absentee. 

Following the Iowa and national trends, Cerro Gordo also voted in favor of Barack Obama with 13,204 votes, while giving Mitt Romney 10,084. Nationally, President Obama and Joe Biden received 53,138,271 popular 


Christ honored as Citizen of the Year



Wednesday, 14 November 2012 12:09


By Marianne Morf

Don Christ was honored as the 2012 Citizen of the Year by the Clear Lake Rotary Club at a dinner held in his honor Thursday at the Best Western Holiday Lodge. 


Busy day at the polls



Wednesday, 07 November 2012 12:36


Clear Lake, as well as the whole nation, turned out in large numbers to cast their ballots in the 2012 General Election held on Tuesday, Nov. 6.  The polls were open from 7 a.m.-9 p.m.  Above, voters cast their ballots at the Clear Lake Church of Christ, one of the voting locations in Clear Lake.  Iowa was a key


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