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Ronald Blowers Gets Life for Killing Mable & Wayne Wells

A Stover man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the murder of an elderly couple from Ivy Bend. Ronald Blowers was sentenced on Tuesday to two consecutive life sentences plus two 50 year sentences for armed criminal action. Mable and Wayne Wells were found beaten to death in December of 2012. Blowers pled guilty to the charges in March and told the judge he was under … [Read More]

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Climax Springs Man Arrested on Sexual Abuse Charges

A Climax Springs man has been arrested by the Camden County Sheriff’s Department on a charge of sexual misconduct with a child. On Monday Deputies responded to the 400 block of El Lago on reports of child molestation. Deputies arrested 46 year old Brett Alan … [Read More]

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Laclede Man Arrested for Cooking Meth

The Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group has arrested a Laclede County man for cooking Meth. Wesley Palacios is facing felony charges of manufacturing a controlled substance after police found evidence of methamphetamine being manufactured at his residence in … [Read More]

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Camdenton Students Working on New Assements

Many Missouri students – including Camdenton School District students – have been participating in a new way to take assessment tests. More than one-point-eight-million Missouri Assessment Program sessions have been conducted since the testing opened on March … [Read More]

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Osage Beach to Celebrate Local Government Week

The City of Osage Beach is once again celebrating Local Government Week. However, according to City Administrator Jeana Woods this year they’re doing something extra special. Woods says residents can submit pictures thru email at, … [Read More]

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Osage Beach Police Dept. Weekly Report

Eight people have been arrested over the past week by the Osage Beach Police. According to their weekly report, 23 year old Stephen grams of Osage Beach was arrested for third degree domestic assault while 26 year old Timothy Colwell of Crocker was arrested … [Read More]

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Potpourri Sends One to Hospital

A dangerous form of synthetic Marijuana known as potpourri is making its way back into the area. According to Laclede County authorities, a Richland man has landed himself in a local hospital after allegedly smoking the substance. Police were called out to the … [Read More]


Highway Patrol Arrests Two Over Weekend

The Missouri Highway Patrol made a couple arrests in over the weekend in Camden County, one on the roadway and the other on the water. 18 year old Tyler Bates of Lebanon was booked into the Camden County jail early Sunday morning after being arrested for … [Read More]

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Climax Springs Still Seeking Change

The Camden County Commissioners are continuing to discuss the possible dissolving of Climax Springs’ corporation status. The full commission met today (Monday 4) to consider a request via a petition to dissolve the city that includes 124 residents. … [Read More]