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Sunrise Beach Fires Barry Campbell From PW

Barry Campbell is out. That’s the official word from the Village of Sunrise Beach’s City Clerk Jeni Hamm, who confirmed to the world that the Village elected to terminate his employment following a week’s suspension. Campbell took over as the head of public works back in January of 2011 after being a part timer in the road department. At this time it’s unknown why Campbell was … [Read More]

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Osage County Sheriff Asked To Resign

The Osage County Sheriff is in hot water after the Missouri Public Safety department decided to revoke the peace officer’s license to Sheriff Michael Dixon on Monday. Now, Osage County commission is calling for Dixon to step down. Commission members drafted a … [Read More]


Two More Deer Added To Disease List

Two more cases of Chronic Wasting Disease have been discovered in Missouri. According to the Missouri Department of Conservation, one Deer was found in Macon County while the other was found in Adair County. This brings the total to 15 deer discovered with the … [Read More]

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Dogwood Animal Shelter Gets 25k From Deck The Docks

Cats and Dogs hanging out at the Dogwood Animal Shelter are celebrating today after the Shelter released the news on the total amount raised by December’s Deck the Docks cruise, Dogwood’s Donna Morris Morris says the total amount comes from a number of … [Read More]

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Mobile Home Catches Fire In Sunrise Beach

A mobile home in Sunrise Beach suffers extensive damage after catching fire. According to Sunrise Beach Fire Chief Dennis Reilly, the fire district was called out to the fire at 8AM on Monday to a residence on Chihuahua Lane located off Spring Cove Road. … [Read More]


Meeting In OB To Discuss Changes At FLW

The city of Osage Beach is inviting all area residents to attend a meeting regarding the possible changes related to Fort Leonard Wood and the result it could have on the Lake area. The executive director for the Leonard Wood Institute will be the one speaking … [Read More]

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Hankook Tires Stolen At Purcell Tire

The Osage Beach Police Department is searching for someone who stole a set of tires Saturday at Purcell Tire and Auto. According to a source close to the case, the tires, a set of Hankook M/T’s size LT 265/75/16 where taken from a display rack that had just … [Read More]


P&Z Looks At Zoning For Subdivisions

The Camden County Planning and Zoning Commission met last week in regular session. The commission heard from two developments taking place on the Westside of the Lake. The first of the two is Porto Village, a subdivision plan inside the Shawnee Bend area off … [Read More]

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Cole Camp Sees 10% Growth In 2014

The City of Cole Camp is going to be looking into a new task force which could help with funding for equipment not currently available because of lack of funds. At their last meeting, city officials met with the Missouri Department of Transportation. The task … [Read More]


Como Connect Moving Foward With Final Phases

Co-Mo Electric is moving forward with plans to finish the final phase of their Co-Mo connect gigabyte internet throughout the Lake area. Earlier last week the board of directors met to discuss the final two phases of the four-phase plan bring high speed … [Read More]

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Ag Bill To Return To The Senate Floor

Now that the general assembly is back in session, legislators are looking at reviving the agriculture bill that was vetoed last year by Governor Nixon. This time though, Senator Brian Munzlinger is proposing similar legislation that doesn’t have the provision … [Read More]