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Voter activity in county follows statewide ‘active’ trend



Wednesday, 24 October 2012 10:22


Voting activity is ahead of traditional benchmarks in Cerro Gordo County, according to Kenneth Kline, Cerro Gordo County Auditor and County Commissioner of Elections.

With the 2012 General Election two weeks away, 5,483 voters have requested absentee ballots in Cerro Gordo County, compared to 2,979 absentee requests at the same point in the 2010 gubernatorial 


Broken light fuels motorhome fire



Wednesday, 17 October 2012 11:20

At approximately 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, Clear Lake dispatch received a call about a motorhome on fire at 217 Asbury Drive, at the intersection of Asbury and Fletcher near DAR Park.


Decision made to leave aerators on through winter



Wednesday, 17 October 2012 11:18


The aerators which keep portions of Clear Lake from freezing will be kept on this year to reduce the possibility of a winter fish kill.

Clear Lake Mayor Nelson Crabb said he met with officials from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources recently to


Clear Lake industry facing closure?



Wednesday, 17 October 2012 11:16


News report about South Street Bakery still unconfirmed


Baker’s Pride Inc., which operates South Street Bakery in Clear Lake’s industrial park, has notified employees of a possible closure, according to a report in The Burlington Hawk Eye.

Calls to Baker’s Pride leadership on the corporate level, as well as the local plant, were not returned by press time Tuesday.

North Iowa Corridor Economic Development Corporation Executive Director Brent Willett said Tuesday he


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