Former supervisor Amosson, former Clear Lake Chamber executive director Collins have died

first_imgBob 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:last_img read more


Everton youngster in talks over move to Turkey

first_imgGalatasaray are in talks with Everton over a deal for Henry Onyekuru.The 21-year-old moved to Goodison Park last summer from Eupen for a fee of £7million. 1 Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Latest Transfer News After joining Everton, the highly-rated Nigeria international was immediately sent on loan to Anderlecht, where he scored nine league goals last season.Onyekuru needs to play more to secure a work permit that would allow him to be part of the Everton squad for the 2019/20 season.Galatasaray have since shown an interest in signing the striker on loan and talks are now under way.The Turkish club confirmed via their Twitter account that they were negotiating with Everton to get a deal done.A statement read: “Henry Chukwuemeka Onyekuru’s official transfer from Everton FC has started with official talks between the footballer and club, Everton FC.” Henry Onyekuru in action for former club Anderlecht REVEALED targets LATEST IN DEMAND Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland targets Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade RANKED Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelottilast_img read more