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City signs ‘Great Places’ agreement to facilitate Surf District improvements



Tuesday, 28 October 2014 17:33

As part of its designation as one of “Iowa Great Places,” the Clear Lake City Council has approved an agreement to provide matching funds to the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs to provide for improvements in the Surf Ballroom District.


Three candidates vying for District 2 Supervisor



Tuesday, 28 October 2014 17:31

Voters will head to the polls Tuesday to choose a new District 2 County Supervisor.  The victor will replace Bob Amosson, who is stepping down after winning the position in 2006 and 2010.  

The names of three candidates will appear on the ballot after an unusual June primary.  


Silver Boot tenants ordered out



Wednesday, 22 October 2014 14:53

After weeks of contention, residents of the Silver Boot Motel were ordered from the premises Tuesday morning, Oct. 21.

Cerro Gordo County District Court Judge Rustin Davenport lifted an injunction against motel owner Ted Christensen Monday, giving him the authority to evict remaining tenants in the South Shore motel.


Committee formed to study veteran’s memorial sites



Wednesday, 22 October 2014 14:51

Clear Lake Mayor Nelson Crabb announced Monday a committee has been chosen to study the hotly debated location for a proposed Veteran’s Memorial.

Crabb told the City Council a seven-member committee is in place to review all possible location for a Veteran’s Memorial and make a recommendation to the Council.


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