Category Archives: News

‘Life had other plans’

Re-connected classmates work to turn tragedy into hope by Michelle Watson The Waldron family knows first hand how one tragic event can upend your life and put you on a whole different journey.  But through their faith, their love for one another and special friends that have stepped in to help, they have learned there…
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Public, social media lead to vandalism arrest

The Clear Lake Police Department has made an arrest in conjunction with damage caused to the “Main Street U.S.A.” sign at 8th and Main, Clear Lake. On July 21, 2021, 21-year-old Matthew Arthur, of Nora Springs, was charged with Criminal Mischief in the Fifth Degree for damage caused to the sign. The damage occurred during…
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Two School Board seats to be decided in Nov. 2 election

The Iowa Association of School Boards and Clear Lake Community School District urge Iowans passionate about education to consider running in the Nov. 2, 2021 school board election. Two seats on the Clear Lake School Board will be decided in the election.  The positions are currently held by Chyrl Bergvig and Tony Brownlee. Nominations for…
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Vaccine clinic scheduled at Clear Creek Aug. 11

CG Public Health has announced it will hold a vaccine clinic offering COVID-19 and back-to-school vaccines in at Clear Creek Elementary in Clear Lake Wednesday, Aug. 11, 4:30-6:30 p.m. The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine and adolescent vaccines (Tdap, HPV & Meningococcal) will be offered.  Students 12 years of age and older, parents, staff, and other individuals…
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Uniquely Clear Lake

[caption id="attachment_64114" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Clear Lake Antique and Classic Boat Show featured about 20 boats moored at the city’s new public dock, as well as on North Lakeview Drive.[/caption] There couldn’t have been a nicer weekend for enjoying a pair of iconic Clear Lake events.  (Above) The Clear Lake Noon Lions served almost 4,000…
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Pieces coming together for wellness center

Membership promo expected in November by Marianne Gasaway The new community wellness center is taking shape in anticipation of a December 2021 opening. Monday night the Clear Lake City Council received a building update and watched a computer generated “fly-through” showing how a variety of cardio and weight equipment will be situated within the facility. …
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