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CLFD will break ground for 9/11 memorial today



Wednesday, 11 July 2012 10:46

    This morning (Wednesday, July 11) a long awaited memorial project is scheduled to break ground at 8 a.m.
    The Clear Lake Fire Department has announced it will begin work on the public display of an artifact salvaged from the World Trade Center after Sept. 11, 2001.   A piece of steel from the World Trade Center was given to the CLFD and brought to North Iowa May 19, 2011.


Celebration ends on a hot note



Wednesday, 11 July 2012 10:45

    You can’t keep a great celebration down.
    Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce officials reported an estimated 15,000 to 20,000 persons attended its Fourth of July parade and 25,000 plus were on hand to watch fireworks shot over the lake Wednesday night. 
    “I was very pleased with how the activities of the Fourth went, considering the heat and mid-week timing


City inks contract with public works employees



Wednesday, 11 July 2012 10:44

    The Clear Lake City Council has approved a new three-year contract with public works department employees.
    The Council voted unanimously Monday, July 2, to a wage increase of 1.75 percent each July 1 and a 1.5 percent wage increase each Jan. 1 of the contract, July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2015.


Investigation continues into accident



Wednesday, 11 July 2012 10:42

    Three people were injured while exiting a carnival ride Monday in Clear Lake City Park.
    At 4:12 p.m. Clear Lake police responded to a call that three individuals were injured at “The Hurricane” ride, owned by Evans United Shows.  When officers arrived it was discovered that the persons were on the ride


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