Press Association Marney played 22 times for Burnley this year before his season was cut short by a serious knee injury he suffered against West Brom in February. The 31-year-old’s contract was due to expire next month, but Burnley revealed on Friday the midfielder had agreed a new deal that will run until the end of next season. The Lancashire club, who were relegated to the Sky Bet Championship last week, have an option to extend that deal by a further 12 months. Marney, who joined Burnley from Hull in 2010, is making “good progress” in his return from injury, Sean Dyche said on Thursday. The Burnley boss hopes the former Spurs midfielder will return to action at some point next season. Burnley have announced that midfielder Dean Marney has signed a 12-month contract extension.
Bob Amosson (photo Hogan Bremer Moore Colonial Chapels)== Former supervisor Bob Amosson died Tuesday. Amosson served on the Board of Supervisors for 14 years until 2014. Amosson was a farmer and former state mediator before deciding to run for the board’s second district seat. Amosson at the time of his retirement cited among the county’s biggest accomplishments during his time on the board being the county’s support of the $400 million Alliant Energy Plant, the construction of the Law Enforcement Center in 2004, as well as the the county and City of Clear Lake being part of a joint effort to establish the CLEAR Project. Amosson was 73. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. == Former Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation executive director David Collins also died earlier this week. Collins spent 12 years in Clear Lake before moving on to be the executive director of the Hubbard County Regional Economic Development Commission in Park Rapids Minnesota. Since December 2018, he was the executive director of the Washington Economic Development Group in Washington Iowa. The Washington Chamber of Commerce in a press release said Collins spent the last month traveling with friends and family, with police finding he had died at home after being requested to check on him on Wednesday. Collins was 63. Services are pending at this time. CLEAR LAKE — A former Cerro Gordo County supervisor and the former head of the Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce have both died earlier this week: