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Woman Arrested As Methamphetamine Discovered While Giving Birth

There are some new developments in the story we reported on last week regarding the arrest of 38 year old Jeremy White of Crocker on four counts of felony child abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. Now the mother in the case, 35 year old Rachel Valencia has also been arrested. Valencia tested positive for methamphetamine while giving birth to a child. The infant has … [Read More]

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Proposal Would Let Homeschool Students Play Sports

A Missouri house panel has approved a proposal that allows home schooled students to play sports at public schools. A house education committee passed the measure yesterday (mon) that would allow home schooled high school students to participate in activities … [Read More]

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Memorial Service Tuesday For Schweich

A memorial service is being held today (tues) in Clayton for state auditor Tom Schweich. Schweich died last week in what authorities believe was an apparent suicide. Governor Nixon has appointed John Watson to temporarily fill the position of state auditor … [Read More]

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Camdenton BOA Meeting Tuesday Night

Several bills and resolutions are slated to be considered during tonight’s (tues) meeting of the Camdenton board of alderman. Ordinances dealing with the city’s budget calendar, traffic codes as well as compliance with state statutes regarding tobacco and … [Read More]

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LOCLG Transportation Committee Meet Today

The Lake of the Ozarks council of local governments transportation advisory committee is meeting today (tues). The guest speaker will be modot area engineer bob lynch who will give an overview of the Missouri 325 system and the tough choices modot has to make … [Read More]

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Rocky Mount Sewer Still Waiting On Grant

The Rocky Mount Sewer District received good news this week after the State approved several bids for construction on the system. According to Chairman Red Jennings, the only remaining hurdle is the final approval of the State grant. Jennings says that the … [Read More]

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Kyles Receives Life In Prision

A St. Louis man will spend the rest of his life in prison after entering an Alford plea for murdering his wife in may of last year in Camden County. Judge Stan Moore accepted the plea from Calvin Kyles and then handed down the sentence of life in prison … [Read More]

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Litton Back In Court This Monday

A Morgan County woman accused of helping her boyfriend kill her three year old son in 2012 is back in court today (Monday) in Laclede County. 29 year old Jamie Litton will make an appearance for a motion and a pre-trial conference. She is expected to go on … [Read More]

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Polar Plunge A Success Despite Weather

The 20th annual polar plunge to benefit the Special Olympics took place on Saturday in Osage Beach. The event was a great time for both participants and spectators alike and sergeant Arlyne Page with the Osage Beach police department says all money raised … [Read More]

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Severe Weather Awareness Week Underway

With the recent snow we’ve received, tornadoes are not exactly at the forefront of the minds of most lake area residents. However, in advance of severe weather season in Missouri, the national weather service, the state emergency management agency and local … [Read More]