FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Fred Ross, the owner of the powerboating powerhouse Big Thunder Marine, will be selling the Kansas City-based trucking business he built, Custom Truck One Source (CTOS), for more than $1.4 billion. Nesco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: NSCO) will be purchasing CTOS.
An iconic Lake of the Ozarks hotspot will be redeveloped into high-end waterfront condos: Topsider Condominiums are now available for reservation. What was once the most popular destination at Lake of the Ozarks for drinks and dancing will now be the hottest condo complex.
Winters are cold at Lake of the Ozarks—cold enough that a personal watercraft needs winterization before the deep chill sets in. Winterizing a personal watercraft is an important procedure that keeps your investment protected throughout the winter months and is required whether you store you…
When it comes to custom home building, room editions and remodeling, it can be difficult to find a local, one-stop shop capable of handling a project from concept to completion. It can be even more challenging, perhaps, to find a construction company skilled in bringing the creature comforts…
A well-known member of the Lake of the Ozarks powerboating community has been indicted on federal mail wire fraud charges, in the U.S. District Court of Minnesota.
Shootout charitable donations accelerated again this year, as the biggest unsanctioned boat race in the nation brought in $400,000 for charities. The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout is—by far—the biggest charitable event at the Lake, both in size and in the amount of money raised.
The boating season is drawing to a close, but the cold weather buying season will heat up soon. On snowy nights, potential boat buyers will hunch over computers and cellphones looking at boats for sale, dreaming of sugarplums and their first boat, while current owners with two-footitis seek …
Only one in every 30,000 deer is an albino. But this year at Lake of the Ozarks, LakeExpo readers have spotted at least two different deer who were white as snow.
The steep hills, stark cliffs, and varying topography around Lake of the Ozarks makes for breathtaking scenery. But it also means things tend to roll...
Powerboats roared at Lake of the Ozarks last weekend, for the new Offshore At The Ozarks boat race. The event, organized by Performance Boat Center and the Offshore Powerboating Association and hosted by Camden On The Lake, brought 14 boats boasting blistering speeds, for two days of racing.
Cole Anderson is a 22-year-old electrician's apprentice, former state mountain-biking champ, and avid fisherman obsessed with catching big bass on big swim-baits. Last weekend on Lake of the Ozarks, Cole reeled in a $100,000 fish.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — Saturday's powerboating event, Offshore At The Ozarks - Cat Edition, kicked off with a tight race in the Super Stock class. Eight boats roared around the course, hitting top speeds around 120 mph on the straightaways.
The crew from Miss GEICO, the chartreuse powerboat barreling around the race course at the Offshore at the Ozarks, Cat Edition, boat race has shared some video from the cockpit.
What began as a chilly morning turned into a beautiful day for boat racing on the Lake of the Ozarks. In a bit of an unusual start, several Super Cat contenders were ruled out before the green flag ever waved. But the rocky start for the Super Cats contrasted with a fantastic race between th…
Wondering how to catch this weekend's powerboat racing action on Lake of the Ozarks?Offshore At The Ozarks is bringing boat racers for high-speed excitement on Friday and Saturday. There are plenty of ways to watch and listen. Keep reading for more info.No matter where you go to watch the ra…
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — The Big Bass Bash Fishing Tournament will fill hotels & resorts up and down the Lake’s 90 miles this weekend, as thousands of anglers cast their lucky lures in hopes of landing a $100,000 fish.
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is reminding anglers that a definition for “invasive fish” has been added to the Wildlife Code of Missouri and affects what type of fish may be used as live bait. The definition includes a list of bighead carp, silver carp, grass carp, and common carp.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — Super Cat Fest for Kids Auction organizers say the auction alone grossed more than $300,000, with approximately $210,000 raised for charities.
The Lake of the Ozarks Water Safety Council recently recognized Captain Matt Walz, Director of the Water Patrol Division of the Missouri State Highway Patrol for more than three decades of service starting and ending at the Lake of the Ozarks.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — The Shootout is known for pushing the limits of speed, across every type of boat: catamarans, v-bottoms, center consoles, pontoons, and PWCs. This year’s race continued that tradition.
The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout has completed its 32nd year, and with 189 total runs by nearly 100 boats, the event was a success by any metric.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — Authorities have released more details about what caused a powerboater to crash through a dock and into the shoreline, on Saturday evening.
TAOS, Mo. — Three boaters were rescued on the Osage River, near Jefferson City, after their pontoon got stuck going through the lock-and-dam system.