WEST ALTON, Mo. — A Missouri man reeled in a strange creature from the Mississippi River recently; a slimy, whiskered, black-and-white rarity.
If you're in Florida — or even just a plane ride away — and you love boating, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) needs to be on your agenda for this weekend.
It’s a great day for good deeds at Lake of the Ozarks! On Wednesday, Oct. 20, the Make-a-Wish Foundation received a whopping $53,500 donation from the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout.
Only a few years ago, Tesla was proving for the first time that electric engines were the future of automobiles. This year, Vision Marine proved that the future of boating includes electric engines, too.
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — An iconic marina at Lake of the Ozarks, rehabilitated in recent years, Millstone Marina has been bought by a Florida based investment group.
Two Lake of the Ozark wakeboarders have qualified for the World Wakesurfing Championships. Oh, and they're teenagers... and siblings. Fifteen-year-old Reece and 12-year-old Caden Johnson are both competing for a chance at victory at the Competitive Wake Surfing Associations World Championships.
It's the tournament built for amateurs, where they have a chance to win big: the Big Bass Bash returns to Lake of the Ozarks next weekend. But this year's event is roping in the lake that connects with Lake of the Ozarks: Truman Lake.
It's an epic run for most boaters. To honor the 20th Anniversary of 9/11, Surdyke Yamaha invites PWC and boat enthusiasts to join together in a memorable ride to Truman Dam.
American naturalist, poet and philosopher Henry David Thoreau once proclaimed that all good things were wild and free. After living at the Lake of the Ozarks for over a decade (and especially over the past year and a half), I would have to say that I agree.
The year was 2011. The Super Boat International Championships in Key West Harbor were underway far beyond the shores of the Lake of the Ozarks. As news broke of the fatality boating accident involving Bob Morgan and J.T. Tillman in Florida, our mid-Missouri community and beyond were left ree…
The year was 2010. A handful of radio controlled (RC) boat enthusiasts had united to establish what would soon be known as the Lake of the Ozarks Mini Shootout; an event which raises approximately $10,000 for Lake Area fire departments and local charities every year. Being fairly new to the …
Miss GEICO, a longtime powerboating fan favorite, is out for the rest of the season as their sponsor has chosen not to renew for 2022. In arguably the biggest hit yet in what has been a challenging offshore racing season for the team, this may spell the end for Miss GEICO’s 14-year-run.
Of all of the cities and states and countries and continents across this star-speckled planet, here we are in Central Missouri at the Lake of the Ozarks. Whether by choice or mere chance, you, as a reader, are a part of a very small group of primary, secondary, leisurely-traveling-or-blissfu…
It's the Lake of the Ozarks boating event of the year. The Shootout is something everyone who lives or vacations here ought to experience at least once. In addition to the thrilling sights and sounds of fast boats, the air show is always a hit, and many people attend simply because it's a pe…
What could possibly draw an even bigger crowd to support the Lake of the Ozarks’ Annual Shootout; an event which raised a record-breaking $400,000.00 in donations for eight Lake Area fire departments and 32 local charities last year alone?
Two Lake of the Ozarks boaters are trying to set a new record today for a dam-to-dam run: from Bagnell Dam to Truman Dam, and back. To do so, they'll have to make the 188-mile trip in less than 2-1/2 hours.
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — An Illinois man is charged with felony boating while intoxicated, after a boating incident in August left a 21-year-old dead.
Veterans Day is here and it’s a day to remember and honor the men and women who have made sacrifices to protect and serve our country. Dave Deep, a veteran himself and the founder of Wake for Warriors, has made a life of doing just that.