The 33rd Annual Shootout Guide has hit the racks in anticipation of the Lake of the Ozarks' best year yet. This event raised a record-breaking $400,000 last year for our Lake Area charities and first responders, and it's a beautiful thing to be a part of a community with so many fellow peopl…
Driving a boat comes with its own set of rules, and on a busy waterway like Lake of the Ozarks, ignorance isn’t a luxury boaters can afford.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A much-talked-about bill that changes the rules for anchoring near docks and makes it clearly illegal to trespass on a dock, was signed into law on Wednesday, July 14.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Residents, visitors and vacationers in the 124th Legislative District will have an opportunity to make their voices heard at a town hall meeting that will be held by State Representative Lisa Thomas at the Osage Beach City Hall.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — A boat and tritoon collided head-on over the holiday weekend in the main channel near the mouth of Porto Cima Cove.
Missouri’s 200th Birthday is starting with a bang! The Best Dam Birthday Bash is shooting off fireworks all across the Lake on Tuesday, Aug. 10, to celebrate Missouri’s Bicentennial and Bagnell Dam’s 90th Birthday!
Looking for a front row seat for Shootout? If you’re a boat captain, the Lake of the Ozarks Watershed Alliance (LOWA) has an opportunity to see the races up-close!
Boating is supposed to be a fun, carefree way to spend a summer day at Lake of the Ozarks. But one surefire way to ruin the day is a breakdown, miles from your dock.
Ready to fry up a mess of frog legs? Missouri's frogging season begins June 30 at sunset. The season runs through Oct. 31, and those with a fishing permit or small-game hunting permit may frog for bullfrogs and green frogs.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — As the Lake becomes busier, more boaters are turning to breakwaters to mitigate dock damage caused by large boat wakes. Ameren, the utility company that permits structures on the Lake, is updating their breakwater rules as a result.
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — An infant was seriously injured and two other people sustained minor injuries when they were thrown from a boat during a crash at the 31 Mile Marker on Friday, June 25 at 5:35 p.m.
LAKE OZARK, Mo. — MarineMax Lake Ozark is preparing to host the Midwest Coast WakeSurf Open on Saturday, July 24, at Ha Ha Tonka State Park, and they say the contest is almost full.
An unprecedented number of people decided to make Lake of the Ozarks their permanent home over the past year. For recent transplants and Lake longtimers alike, meeting new people in a new city can be a real challenge: especially trying to find people with similar interests.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — Six people were injured — five of them seriously — in a boat explosion on Lake of the Ozarks, Tuesday afternoon.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — Boaters came to the Lake from more than a dozen states to join in an attempt at the Guinness World Record for the largest boat parade, on June 12.
It might feel like the Lake of the Ozarks has always been around, and for most of us, it was here long before we were. But while the Lake was filling up for the first time, Tom Morrow was already learning to crawl.
This weekend, waves of boaters will idle down Lake of the Ozarks for an attempt at setting a world record. Even if the total number of boaters doesn't quite reach the record, the hundreds of boaters already registered are sure to make it quite a show!
Get boating and get counted this weekend in Lake of the Ozarks' shot at the Guinness World Record for the largest boat parade. The Lake needs 1,150 boaters, and registrations are coming in fast and furious!
Dustin Racen was looking for an interesting way to draw attention to his Lake of the Ozarks restaurant, Lake House 13, named for its placement on the 13 Mile Marker of the country's most popular recreational lake.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — A Missouri man died Friday in an incident classified as a 'drowning' by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — An Illinois man drowned yesterday in Downing Branch Cove in Lake Ozark.
All the WakeSurf Competition slots are full, but MarineMax is inviting everyone to come Cove Out at Ha Ha Tonka to watch the this Saturday for the first ever Midwest Coast Wakesurf Open.