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Candidates begin to emerge for District 2 Supervisor seat



Wednesday, 15 January 2014 09:20

The field of candidates seeking the District 2 Cerro Gordo County Supervisor seat being vacated by Robert Amosson has grown to four.  Three candidates, two Republicans and a Democrat, announced this week they have taken out nomination papers.  They join previously announced Democratic candidate John Drury, of Swaledale.  Drury is the mayor of Swaledale.


Hospital posts Level One visitation restriction



Wednesday, 15 January 2014 09:19

Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa has enforced Level One Visitation Restriction for the protection of patients and to prevent the further spread of influenza.

During Level One Visitation Restriction at Mercy – North Iowa:


CL Police Chief announces retirement plans



Wednesday, 08 January 2014 12:47

Clear Lake Police Chief Greg Peterson says he will retire from the CLPD effective April 30, 2014.  

Peterson, who came to Clear Lake in November 2006 to lead the CLPD, said he intends to remain in the community and will likely stay involved with the department a few hours each week as it  transitions through City Hall 


Polar blast!



Wednesday, 08 January 2014 12:42

Area sees coldest temperatures since ‘95

It was the kind of day you may tell your grandkids about some day.  Heck, it might be the kind of winter you tell them about!  The coldest, most dangerous blast of polar air in decades gripped Clear Lake, along with the entire Midwest Sunday and Monday, closing schools and day care centers, closing businesses and forcing people to pull their hoods and scarves tight to protect exposed skin from nearly instant frostbite.




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