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Enrollment dips at CL schools



Wednesday, 11 December 2013 13:02

Enrollment in the Clear Lake School District slipped 26.64 students in 2013-14, reports Superintendent Anita Micich.

The school leader shared enrollment numbers with the School Board during a November work session.  The current certified enrollment for 2013-2014,  as of Oct. 1, is 1,236.70, she reported. 


Chamber announces parade winners



Wednesday, 11 December 2013 13:01

An entry from Friends of 457 was declared the winner in Saturday night’s Christmas By The Lake Lighted Parade.  The volunteer organization, which is dedicated to the preservation of the Minneapolis & St. Louis Railroad steam locomotive in


Machine shed fire causes 90K loss



Wednesday, 04 December 2013 09:31

A late night fire in a machine shed caused more than $90,000 damage at a rural Clear Lake farm.

At 10:57 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2, Clear Lake firefighters were called to 19674 Hickory Avenue.  Upon arrival by two pumpers, a tanker, 18 


VFW Post will raise special flag in remembrance



Wednesday, 04 December 2013 09:27

Clear Lake VFW Post 4868 has been presented with a very special treasure.   

Dorothy Dudgeon, widow of Shirley Dudgeon who passed away in 2008, presented the VFW with an American Flag that was flown at Pearl Harbor.   Shirley Dudgeon and his brother, Floyd, were Pearl 


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