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Found wallet provides a glimpse of the past



Wednesday, 29 February 2012 11:50

    It wasn’t exactly buried treasure, but an old zippered wallet found in the rafters of a Clear Lake home provided a glimpse into the past, as well as a local history lesson.
    Bill VanHorn was working at the home of George and Marilyn Lagios last week when he came across a wallet.  He turned


Corridor group launches campaign, announces Flagship Investor



Wednesday, 29 February 2012 11:49

Officials with the North Iowa Corridor Economic Development Corporation announced Tuesday that Clear Lake Bank & Trust Company will serve as Flagship Investor in the regional non-profit economic development organization’s 2012 investor campaign.  The annual campaign, which seeks to generate private investment to complement funding


Bank account established to accept donations for life rings



Wednesday, 29 February 2012 11:46

The assignment may be complete, but Lainey Arians isn’t quite ready to close the book on her idea to make a difference in her community.
    Arians and two classmates at Clear Lake Middle School were featured in a Mirror-Reporter issue last month discussing their idea to place life


Plenty of color, no wind for annual kite festival



Wednesday, 22 February 2012 11:53

    Mother Nature cooperated with the organizers of Color the Wind on Saturday, but only partially.  The weather was warm, the ice was safe and the blue skies were beautiful, but there was little or no wind. 
    And everyone knows you can’t fly kites without wind!
    The kite pilots who came from eight states did their best to put on a good show for the thousands of people who came to Clear Lake for the event.


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