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Weather headlines the year



Wednesday, 02 January 2013 12:28


Warm spring followed by hot, dry summer and fall leave Clear Lakers wondering how low the lake will go


The weather is something you usually talk about when there’s nothing to talk about.  But in 2012, the weather was all the talk.  From an unusually mild winter to a hot and dry summer and fall which had the lake level dropping lower each week, the weather was far and away the top story as we look back on 2012.


And while they might have been overshadowed by talk of the drought, there were also many other 


CLMS students are going i-tech



Wednesday, 02 January 2013 12:27


It’s like Christmas all over again for Clear Lake Middle School students.  This week, all 285 of Clear Lake’s sixth, seventh and eighth graders will receive a new individual Apple iPad for their personal use during the school year.



No travel advised



Wednesday, 26 December 2012 12:16


 A Clear Lake Police Officer directs traffic onto Highway 18 after Interstate 35 was closed Thursday afternoon.  All traffic was forced off the interstate at Clear Lake.  


Clear Lake woman killed in I-35 pile-up



Wednesday, 26 December 2012 12:16


A Clear Lake woman was killed in a 25-car pileup on Interstate 35 between Dows and Williams Friday afternoon in blizzard conditions.  

The Iowa State Patrol said 27-year-old Colby Bostick got out of her vehicle after her car was hit to check on her child in the back seat. While she was outside her vehicle, she was struck by another car.   Colby’s husband, Cody, who was with her in the car and her son, one-year-old Easton, were not injured.  


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