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Changes To CC P&Z Elections Discussed

There may be some changes coming as to when the Camden County Planning and Zoning commission elects its officers. The proposed change would move the date to the board’s June meeting which would correct a conflict in dates between bylaws and the unified land use code. It would also position the election of officers with the appointment of commissioners to new terms. The … [Read More]

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Sunrise Beach Sewer Project Nearing Completion

The phase one sewer project in Sunrise Beach is nearing completion. The last property to be connected to the village sewer is the First Baptist church. There are also a few minor punch items to be completed in order to finalize the project. The Village’s Board … [Read More]

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School Of The Osage Board Meeting Monday

An open forum will be held during Monday’s meeting of the school of the Osage Board of Education. The board is also expected to consider bids for phases one thru three of the district’s tech infrastructure. In other business, updates will be given on the … [Read More]


November Elections Two Weeks Away

The November election is just two weeks away and Lake Area residents will weigh in on several issues. Voters will decide whether to amend the State Constitution in regards to sex crime prosecution, early voting and Governor Nixon’s budget recommendations. … [Read More]


Nominations For MU Extension Council Needed

Nominations are being accepted to serve on the Camden County University of Missouri Extension Council. Among other things, Council members help with planning and promoting extension programs in the County. There are positions open in districts one, two and … [Read More]

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Former LOPD Dispatcher Dies Of Cancer

A former Lake Ozark Police Department dispatcher who has been battling cancer has passed away this weekend. According to the Lake Ozark Police Department’s Facebook Page, Matthew Whitchurch was with the department for seven years. The department had been … [Read More]

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City of Laurie Sees Positive Cash Flow

The city of Laurie has announced that they presently have a positive cash flow above $68,000.00 following several cuts to expenses and curb spending. The city in 2014 has received over $9,000.00 more than last year. During the Board of Alderman meeting, … [Read More]


Pontoon Falls Off Trailer In Greenview

Parts of Highway 5 near Greenview saw a tad big of congestion over the weekend when a Pontoon boat made its way down a hill. According to the Highway Patrol, a pontoon being towed on a trailer apparently tipped during transport and caused the trailer to lose … [Read More]

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Benton Commission Accept Bid For Fuel

The Benton County Commission recently approved a bid from Warsaw Oil for 3000 gallons of diesel fuel for the North Road District, this to fill the new fuel tank that was approved at the last meeting following a fire that destroyed the old one. Commissioners … [Read More]


Bikefest Brings In Over 7 Million Dollars

The Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest numbers have been released and according to the report, around 7 ½ million dollars were put back into the lake community. Organizers believe that nearly 35,000 people visited the lake during the event with over 70% of them … [Read More]

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Local Resorts Offering Zombie Hunting For October

Several area cities are offering something odd this October, Zombie hunting courses. A local resort has put out the idea of offering a Zombie Apocalypse hunt that will happen in the woods near the resort here in the Ozarks. This follows the news that the State … [Read More]