Friday 22 August 2014

Local News

Council will address veteran’s memorial at Aug. 4 meeting



Thursday, 24 July 2014 15:02

The Clear Lake City Council is expected to take action Aug. 4 on a recommendation from the Parks Board to not allow a veterans memorial at the Sea Wall.

Parks and Recreation Department Director Randy Miller reported to the Council Monday that after tabling a decision in June, the Parks Board voted July 16 to recommend that a proposed veterans memorial not be placed in front of the Sea Wall.  The vote was 5-1.  (See related story on this page).


Early morning semi rollover



Thursday, 24 July 2014 15:01

Clear Lake firefighters and Ambulance crew responded to a semi rollover early Tuesday morning.  The Iowa Highway


School District involved in $50K bullying settlement



Wednesday, 16 July 2014 15:39

The Clear Lake School District has paid a $50,000 settlement to the parent of a Clear Lake High School graduate based upon claims filed with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission alleging discrimination.
 School Board minutes and General Fund bills published in the July 9th Clear Lake Mirror-Reporter listed a $50,000 payment made to Tim Davidson on behalf of his son, Spencer, a 2014 CLHS graduate.  


A weekend devoted to bicycles, blues & BBQ



Wednesday, 16 July 2014 14:21

The 10th annual Bicycle, Blues and BBQ Festival was again a huge success. Each year, the festival has grown, becoming one of the biggest weekend draws for Clear Lake. The festival opened on Friday evening with live blues 


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