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Police Looking For Dawnisha Symes

Police are looking for a woman who went missing in the early hours of Tuesday morning this past week. According to reports, a 23 year old Dawnisha Denise Symes was last seen walking along the west side of Fremont road. She is described as 5 foot 3 weighing 148 pounds with dark curly hair. Police are saying that the last thing she did was post on Facebook asking for a ride to … [Read More]

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Laurie Looks At Water Rates

Laurie Mayor Scott Fahrer is on a mission to lower water rates in his city after results from a study revealed a four person family uses 6,438 gallons on average, at a cost of $108.41 a month. Only one other town studied has water rates higher than the city of … [Read More]

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SBPD Respond To 270 Calls In August

The Sunrise Beach Police Department has been busy and they have been closely watching speeding and stop signs in the village. The Department received a total of 270 calls in august. In the traffic division officers issued 62 warnings and 184 citations. Of the … [Read More]

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Osage Beach Parkway Partially Closed For Show

Part of Osage Beach Parkway will be closed this coming Sunday afternoon for a benefit car show. Local businesses located on the east side of the Grand Glaize Bridge will be hosting a classic car show and the local businesses will be donating 15% of their sales … [Read More]


Roadwork Continues In Camden & Miller Counties

Roadwork continues this week in Camden County as crews from the Department of Transportation continue to perform roadway resurfacing on Highway 7 between Highway 5 and 65 with plans to complete the project in November. Also, roadside maintenance will commence … [Read More]

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Police Look For Person Who Stole Truck

Police are on the lookout for a person that stole a Coca-Cola truck. According to reports, a Coca-Cola truck driver was unloading boxes of Coke when someone jumped into the cab of the truck and just took off. Apparently Police found the truck abandoned in a … [Read More]

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National Child Safety Week Starts Sunday

Sunday is the start of National Child Passenger Safety Week and Police Departments across the Ozarks are offering free car seat safety checks. Missouri law requires all children under the age of eight to be in an appropriate child safety or booster seat unless … [Read More]


Right To Farm Recount Completed

Amendment One or better known as the right to farm underwent a recount over the past month and the final totals are in. In August, the statewide vote to approve the amendment was 499,581 and the final recounted tally is 499,963. That is a difference of 878 … [Read More]

Ozark Meadows and Wellington Woods subdivision residents’ filled Laurie City Hall on Tuesday, Sept. 9 all with the intent to request the city board of aldermen to take over the maintenance and repair of the roads in their subdivision. (photo by Janet Dabbs)

Residents Want Laurie To Take Roads

Residents in Laurie filled the city hall to capacity on this past week urging the city to take over their aging streets for repair and maintenance. With a budget 14 percent below projections, the city is hard pressed to fix their own streets, let alone add … [Read More]


Warsaw Wants Grand Staircase To The Lake

The city of Warsaw continues to update their plans for economic development. As a part of the phase two project, Warsaw wants to create a majestic style grand staircase on a landing area in the harbor section on the Lake of the Ozarks. Construction is planned … [Read More]

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Osage Beach Police Looking For Vehicles

The Osage Beach Police Department is on the lookout for two vehicles involved in hit and run situations. The first vehicle is an older model Ford pickup with an R3 license plate. It’s described as a yellow bus color with a chrome tool box in the bed. The … [Read More]