Today’s Top Story


PWC Fatal Accident on Big Niangua

A man who had been involved in an accident earlier on the water on Saturday evening is dead after having a second accident just minutes later. According to the Highway Patrol’s Water Division, 29 year old Gene Grumbois from Kasier was riding his 2010 Seadoo downstream on the 4 miler marker of the Big Niangua when he struck a walkway connected to a landing at a dock. He was … [Read More]

Latest News

Featured Story

Local News

cole camp

Cole Camp Water System Issues

The water system in Cole Camp may need some help. At the last meeting of the Cole Camp Board of Aldermen, residents flooded the city hall to complain about the water. Citizens were upset over rust and yellow colors in the water system along with a strange … [Read More]

boating accident

Boating Accident At 31 Mile Marker

Two people are in moderate condition following a collision at the 31 ½ mile marker of the main channel on Saturday night. According to the Highway Patrol’s Water Division, 29 year old Gene Grumbois of Kaiser was traveling downstream in his 2010 Seadoo, when he … [Read More]


PWC Accident At 26 Mile Marker

One person has minor injuries after a large wake knocks him overboard. According to the Highway Patrol’s Water Division, 32 year old Christopher Mueller of Herculaneum was traveling southbound at the 26 miler marker of the main channel when he struck a large … [Read More]

boat accident

Boating Accident on 28 Mile Marker

Two people received minor injuries following an accident at the 28 miler marker of the main channel Saturday morning. According to the Highway Patrol’s Water Division, 63 year old Danny Chester from Osage Beach was traveling eastbound into Racetrack Hallow … [Read More]

camdenton police logo

Campaign Against Road Rage In Camdenton

Drivers going through Camdenton will once again notice the Camdenton Police Department’s campaign against road rage. This is the 17th year the Police Department has put together the campaign which aims to stop speeding and texting while driving on the … [Read More]

Photo by Google Images

Young Boy Drowns At Fugitive Beach

A 6 year old Fenton boy has drowned while swimming with family members at a rock quarry outside Rolla. According to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol Marine Division, Noah Cook was in a flotation device in the presence of family members Friday … [Read More]


MODOT Continues Roadwork Around The Lake

More summer roadwork will be taking place around the lake over the next two weeks. In Miller County MODOT will be continuing roadway maintenance on Business Route 54 between Route W and Bagnell Dam and also on Route 87 between Route P and Route A. The projects … [Read More]

Execution Chair

Missouri Supreme Court Sets Execution Date

A botched execution in Arizona is not stopping Missouri from moving forward with its own. The Missouri Supreme Court on Thursday set a September execution date for convicted killer Leon Taylor. Taylor is scheduled to die Sept. 10 at the state prison in Bonne … [Read More]


Arrest Made In Puff-n-Snuff Investigation

Three individuals are in custody today following an investigation into the Puff-n-Snuff in Eldon Missouri. According to the Miller County Prosecuting Attorney’s office, Eldon Police executed a search warrant on Tuesday at the shop on 1900 business highway 54. … [Read More]


Shooting Investigation Continues In Eugene

The investigation continues into a shooting that took place Thursday morning at a home near Eugene. According to the Miller County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to a report of a man being shot multiple times. The victim was transported to an area … [Read More]