Sunday 26 April 2015

Local News

City’s Large Item Pickup begins next week



Wednesday, 03 April 2013 11:34


Spring must surely be here-- it’s time for the city’s Spring Large Item Pickup.

Residents are encouraged to dispose of large items that cannot be discarded through their weekly garbage service by putting them at the curb for pickup Monday-Wednesday, April 8-10.  The Large Item Pickup map  appears in this edition


Legislative update



Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:16

Iowa House Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer and Iowa Senator Amanda Ragan participated in a Legislative Forum sponsored by the Clear Lake 


Cargill grant lets CL students explore engineering



Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:14


Clear Lake sixth graders can consider themselves cutting edge scientists.

Thanks to a $21,000 grant from Cargill, Incorporated the students are exploring robotics.

“It’s been a real change from the traditional science class,” said teacher Megan Rasmussen.  “We started with a presentation on robotics, looking at gears and how things move, and next week they will be designing a robotic car.”Cargill’s Gateway to 


School Board settles on calendar



Wednesday, 27 March 2013 11:13


Parents can plan on weekly early dismissals


The Clear Lake School Board approved a school calendar Monday night which includes a 2 p.m. dismissal each Wednesday during the 2013-14 school year.  The early dismissal provides time for state-required teacher in-service time.


Page 131 of 235