Somehow, 2021 turned out to be an even more remarkable year for Lake of the Ozarks real estate than 2020. By the end of the third quarter this year, total sales had nearly matched the entirety…
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A big change to "the road to Lake of the Ozarks" will be the topic of conversation at the upcoming Eggs and Issues Breakfast.
The challenge this time of year is to find a gift that really communicates to a loved one, "I know you." That, after all, is what makes the best gift.
LAKE OZARK, Mo. — The Lake Area Chamber recently held a Ribbon Cutting for Advanced Facial Aesthetics at their new location in Lake Ozark.
CAMDENTON, Mo. — As SSM Health Medical Group announces their plans to close their Lake Ozark medical and urgent care clinic, a new urgent care option will soon be coming to the Lake area.
The younger half of the father-son due who purchased Summerset Boat Lifts at Lake of the Ozarks earlier this year has won an industry award for young leaders.
A glimpse at ten decades of a Lake of the Ozarks native who will lead the 37th Lake of the Ozarks Christmas Parade on the Bagnell Dam Strip, Saturday, December 11th 1:00 p.m.
MORGAN COUNTY – The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will be closing one lane of Missouri Route 135, north of Laurie, for roadside maintenance over the next couple of weeks.
Voter signature collection efforts grow, support builds for Missouri to become 20th state authorizing adult cannabis use
NASHVILLE — Matt Maasen of Poly Lift Boat Lifts was awarded the “Young Leader Award” this week at the Docks Expo in Nashville.
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The Lake of the Ozarks Regional Economic Development Council (LOREDC) has announced an opportunity to honor persons/businesses in the tri-county region for outstanding contributions in 2021 to…
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — Lydia Porter recently announced her candidacy for Camden County Presiding Commissioner. Porter is seeking her first term as Camden County Presiding Commissioner and will r…
LAKE OZARK, Mo. — Lake area residents will now have fewer options for health care as a spokesperson confirmed the SSM Health Medical Group – Family Medicine & Walk-in Clinic in Lake Ozark …
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — A country music event in October raised $18,000 for Lake area students to attend community college.
Clutter, disarray, and bedlam: If these three simple words in any way, shape, or form define the sad state of disorganized affairs within your home or workspace, you are not alone. In a busy w…
A doe! A deer! A female deer! But have you ever heard of an antlered female deer? Well, one Missouri man was lucky enough to bag one during firearms season.
Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 187,967 deer during the November portion of firearms deer season, Nov. 13-23. …
CAMDENTON, Mo. — Camdenton parent Matt Burns has announced his candidacy for the Camdenton R-III School Board elections. The elections will be held in April of 2022.
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With summer wrapping up and winter well on its way, Christmas is just around the corner and the Lake of the Ozarks is READY with plenty of events, parades, Christmas lightings and charity even…
Ameren Corporation announced today that effective Jan. 1, 2022, Mark Birk has been promoted to chairman and president of Ameren Missouri, an electric and natural gas delivery utility subsidiar…
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System, the largest healthcare provider and one of the largest employers at Lake of the Ozarks, has paused its Covid-19 vaccine requirement.
MILLER COUNTY, Mo. — The Lake of the Ozarks' historic swinging bridge, known as the Grand Auglaize Bridge, was built for $11,500 in the early 1930s. But now the 90-year-old bridge's fate hangs…
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The federal Covid vaccine mandate for most healthcare workers came to a screeching halt on Monday, for 10 states including Missouri.
Thanksgiving was a busy week for Lake area firefighters, with three structure fires breaking out across Camden County and Linn Creek. No injuries were reported but a house and restaurant were …
Tom Cline has spent more than 5,000 hours flying a helicopter. But on Nov. 17, 2021, he spent an hour piloting a bird that he'll remember forever: he married his true love at 1,200 feet.
It’s that time of year: communities at Lake of the Ozarks are growing merry and bright, for Christmas, New Years, and December holidays. From one-day events to the largest light display in cen…
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — The Lake of the Ozarks boating season's final big event, organizers say Fall Harbor Hop had a record number of participants this year, and the winner had the rarest h…
Suddenly summer is long-gone, and most Lake of the Ozarks boaters have winterized, dreaming already of warm weather's return. But not all of them. Whether it's a fall or winter cruise on the water, or taking out the bass boat for some December angling, plenty of boaters never have an off-sea…
OSAGE BEACH, Mo — Approximately 20 people stood outside Lake Regional Hospital on Friday, Nov. 19, holding signs protesting the newly announced Covid vaccine mandate. They say the protest was a show of solidarity with Lake Regional Health System employees, who have been told they will lose t…
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — An enormous fire has burned more than 1,000 acres in Camden County and kept area fire crews tied-up for days, according to authorities. Residents in the Lake area, many miles from the fire, say they had noticed smoke moving through and did not know where it came from.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — A bitter chapter in Missouri sports drama is coming to an end, as the NFL and Rams owner Stan Kroenke have settled a lawsuit over the Rams’ departure from St. Louis. The settlement total is $790 million.
The best boating products are sometimes the simplest, the ones that solve universal problems. When it comes to boating on rough water, E-SeaRider is the solution for comfort.
The November portion of deer season has come to an end in Missouri, and butcher shops are working overtime to get venison back to successful hunters. The question now is: what are we going to do with all this deer meat?
Ameren Missouri working with businesses to provide $5M of incentives for electric vehicle charging through end of 2022
The final season of the Emmy-winning show, Ozark, comes to Netflix streaming in 2022, and Netflix has released a new teaser as anticipation continues to build.
The Bagnell Dam Strip Association announces the 37th annual Christmas Parade along the Bagnell Dam Boulevard on Saturday, December 11 at 1:00 p.m.
In case you missed it, Monday, Nov. 15 was Steve Irwin Day. And in honor of The Crocodile Hunter’s legacy, I wanted to bring light to something that has always been a driving force in my life, and in the lives of my own children. Having been raised by a lifelong hobby herpetologist, I distin…
With a tree to decorate, cookies to make and decorations to drag out of the attic, the holidays can feel like the busiest time of the year. Gift-buying has gotten more challenging, too, with supply chain slowdowns looming over that Christmas list. But at Lake of the Ozarks, help is coming fr…
Eric William Sutton, 55, who has previously been charged with fraudulently selling neon signs to Lake area businesses, is back in the news with an unusual charge of fraud: forging excuses from court by impersonating a medical doctor.
After a million-dollar home in Osage Beach went up in flames on Nov. 3, it left many in the community wondering: what happened?
There’s a new place open in Lake Ozark's Luby Plaza, but it’s not a bar or restaurant. It’s The BEAM Lighthouse Recovery Center, a recovery community center for those who have experienced substance abuse and other life challenges.
Social media was lighting up Wednesday night after an 4.0 earthquake near Poplar Bluff, Mo. sent shockwaves that could be felt as far as Lake of the Ozarks.
Everything about powerboat racing feels larger than life. The boats. The personalities. The dramatic moments. The blowout victories. Even the name of the Key West World Championships, officially: 2021 American Power Boat Association/Union Internationale Motonautique Offshore World Championships
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Missouri has joined 9 other states in a lawsuit against the Biden administration over the federal mandate requiring healthcare workers to get the Covid-19 vaccine.
When you and your life partner work together to achieve your important long-term goals, such as a comfortable retirement lifestyle, the experience can be greatly rewarding. However, your success will require commitment and discipline. So, what steps should you take along the way?
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — Thieves continue to steal catalytic converters from vehicles at the Lake, with the most recent reported spree coming last weekend.
The Lake of the Ozarks Watershed Alliance is inviting the public to come give input on the Lake's watershed plan, and enjoy some BBQ while they do it. The Lunch & Learn event is set for 12–2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Sunrise Beach Fire Station.
JEFFERSON CITY – Roadways in Camden, Maries, Miller and Pulaski counties will undergo surface improvement and widening work, after approval by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission.
Camdenton R-III School District and the Smith Law Firm are recognizing Lisa Allen, a second grade teacher at Hurricane Deck Elementary at the Camdenton R-III School District.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — In a brazen robbery, a trailer containing valuable equipment was stolen from the Elite Roofing and Siding parking lot on Sunday, Nov. 7.
Deer season is here at last and The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds deer hunters that it will be holding mandatory CWD sampling during opening weekend of the November portion of firearms season. The season begins Nov. 13 and 14 and screenings apply to hunters who harvest de…
A new sports training center is budding at the Lake, with the goal of helping local kids take their skills to the next level.
With the most popular weekend for most Missouri deer hunters coming up, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) says deer harvest numbers so far indicate a strong population.
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.
CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — Camden County Sheriff Tony Helms says the ATF raid on a local gun store in Osage Beach on Tuesday caught him by surprise.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — The brother of a local gun shop owner is speaking out, over an ATF raid on Nov. 9, 2021 that he says was entrapment.
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.
Jack Tyler knows how to get money. That’s a scary-sounding skill, but Jack’s not a pickpocket, or an IRS agent, or even a collections officer. Jack handles businesses’ aging receivables: in other words, the money their clients have owed for a bit too long.