Wednesday 30 July 2014

Local News

New Village CEO announced



Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:39

Jeff Nichols, of Grand Junction, Colo., has been hired as the new chief executive officer of Opportunity Village.

Nichols will begin his duties sometime in June 2014, following the retirement of current CEO John Severtson.  

Nichols has been serving as CEO of Strive (formerly Mesa Developmental Services) since 2008.  Strive is a person-centered impact organization 


RAGBRAI riders will travel on North Shore Drive



Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:36

It’s official.  The RAGBRAI route between Ventura and Clear Lake will be East Lake Street to North Shore Drive.  

“The lake will be the highlight of this portion of the ride on July 23,” said Clear Lake RAGBRAI Chair Diane Thompson.  “In 1999, the route was on North Shore Drive and the riders expressed their 


Strength in numbers



Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:32

Strength training program takes off at school

The weight room at Clear Lake High School is busy these days-- and not just during the winter months when the weather limits outdoor activities.  The school district is in its second year of developing an all-school strength training program that all students can be involved in all year round.  


VPA, CL Township settle on fire service contract



Wednesday, 09 April 2014 15:23

Agreement clears way for dissolution, then conveyance of department to City of Ventura

After months of negotiation the Ventura Protective Association has reached an agreement to provide service for Clear Lake Township, clearing the way for the dissolution of the 66-year-old organization.

The VPA signed a contract with Clear Lake Township on March 25, according to VPA Chief John Quintus.  The VPA provides fire protection to the western half of Clear Lake Township, while the eastern half of the township is covered by the Clear Lake Fire Department.


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