Arkansas State Police to investigate deadly officer-involved shooting in Eureka Springs
A deadly shooting that involved the Eureka Springs Police Department (ESPD) on March 1st is currently under investigation by the Arkansas State Police.
Detention Center intake Log
This listing includes individuals who have been booked into the Carroll County Detention Center. Charges may be reduced or dropped, and individuals are presumed innocent until being found guilty. As of Friday, Feb. 23, a total of 116 inmates were being housed in the detention center. Feb. 17. ■Carlos Burdyshaw,...
Lebanon, Mo. man dies after single-car crash north of Branson
TANEY COUNTY, Mo. (KY3) - A man from Lebanon has died after a single-car crash north of Branson Friday evening. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, around 6 p.m., 35-year-old Jarred Napper was driving his Mercedes-Benz E550 on Missouri Highway 76, also known as the Ozark Mountain Highroad, just north of Branson.
Silver Dollar City to Celebrate Grand Opening of Record-Breaking Indoor Family Coaster on March 30
(Branson, Mo., 3/1/2024) Sound the alarm! The wait is over. Silver Dollar City announces the Grand Opening Celebration for the all-new Fire In The Hole on Saturday, March 30 at 9:45 a.m. The record-breaking, indoor family coaster—the largest in the Heartland—will make a ceremonial trip down the tracks following a ribbon cutting and welcome from Mayor Brad Thomas. The fire-themed festivities also include live performances by The City’s resident firefighting band and a commemorative sticker for all “First Recruit” riders.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Dogs Of Reeds Spring, MO Need You!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around reeds spring.
FIRST ALERT WEATHER: Why the Leap Year tornado outbreak was so dangerous
BRANSON, Mo. (KY3) -The sun rose on February 29, illuminating the extensive damage from eight overnight tornadoes in the Ozarks. These tornadic storms were part of a larger outbreak spanning across the Midwest and Southeast. KY3 First Alert Meteorologist Brandon Beck recalls forecasting the event. “If you have the right...
Friday Night Accident
Eureka Springs Police and Eureka Springs Fire & EMS respond to an accident on Friday evening, Feb. 23. Three ambulances were on scene. No further details were available. Photo courtesy of Greg Bartlett.
Stone County 911 dispatcher coaches new mother through home birth
Within six minutes of a morning 911 call to Stone County Emergency Services, Dispatcher Danielle Muro assisted a woman in delivering her first baby. According to SCES Director Keith Kinnard, 911 dispatchers are the voice of calm and the first line of help before in-person help such as police, fire, and EMS can arrive.
Abnormally Dry Conditions Return for Parts of the Lakes Region
The latest map released on Thursday indicates that Barry and Stone Counties along with northwestern Taney County in Missouri as well as parts of northwestern Carroll and Madison Counties in Arkansas are once again at an Abnormally Dry Level, which according to the Drought Monitor indicates an increase of fire risk for those regions.
City lacks accountability
Prominent contributors to the income and well-being of this city have incurred massive infrastructural damage to their home due to the city’s lack of proper sewage infrastructure and neglect of care. For over 20 years, they have lovingly cared for their home and ultimately raised the property value. Now they are displaced from that home.
Under the Sea in Branson: 4 Must-Try Seafood Dining Spots
This article presents a curated list of four exceptional seafood restaurants in Branson. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
Reflecting on the 2012 Branson leap day tornado
Many past and present city officials are reflecting on what they witnessed and learned from a 2012 tornado that ripped through parts of the Branson area.
Come for the fish, stay for the memories
More than 2,000 wet a line on Opening Day at Roaring River. MULTI-MEDIA: For video from Roaring River State Park on Opening Day, including the firing of the gun, click here. And, for more photos from March 1, click here. By Kyle Troutman email@example.com. While they may be the face...
Forsyth couple starting over after massive house fire
FORSYTH, Mo. — JW and Lisa Davis have lived in a cabin for years in Taney County. On Tuesday, that all changed. “By the time I came downstairs, I couldn’t even take a breath to breathe. The house had already filled up with smoke,” JW said. “We didn’t realize the hole underneath the house was […]
One in 1,461: Ozarks parents welcome their leap day babies at local hospitals
Springfield and Branson hospitals welcomed 23 babies Feb. 29. There is one in 1,461 chance that a baby will be born on a leap day. According to Mercy Hospital Springfield, there were 10 babies born on Feb. 29 and subsequently outfitted in onesies with frogs on them. ...
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The 30th Annual Hot Winter Fun Big Show took place on Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Pepsi Legend…
Dispatch Desk — Eureka Springs Police
■ 12:40 p.m. — Officers responded to a report of a suicidal person. ■ 3:12 p.m.— Officers responded to a report of someone in a business being harassing. ■ 1:53 a.m. — An officer responded to a report of a disturbance, which led to an arrest. ■...
Branson Fire Chief updates Station 4 construction
Branson Fire Chief Ted Martin gave Branson Tri-Lakes News a tour of the new Fire Station #4 and provided an update on the construction of the facility. “The whole project is not only on time, but it’s under budget,” Martin said.
🚧 Update on Eureka Springs: Eastbound Lane Closure due to Emergency Water Line Repair
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Arkansas. Local motorists are advised that emergency water line repairs are underway in Eureka Springs, causing a closure of the eastbound lane on a stretch of road totaling 0.1 mile. Please note that the affected outside lane will remain closed to traffic from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm to facilitate these repairs. Commuters should plan accordingly, allowing extra travel time or seeking alternative routes where possible. The safety of the workers and the public is paramount during this period, and adherence to signs and directions around the construction zone is highly appreciated. The repair efforts are crucial to maintain the integrity of the water supply and roadway infrastructure. We thank you for your patience and understanding as these necessary improvements are carried out.
Local Traffic Alert: Lane Closures and Delays Expected on Route 86 and Route F due to Resurfacing Project
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) plans to resurface Missouri Route 86 and Route F in Barry County. The project will start on Monday, March 11. It will lead to lane closures and possible traffic delays. Route 86 will get a new asphalt surface, edge line rumble strips, shoulder repairs, guardrail, and road markings. Route F will also get a new asphalt surface and wider shoulders.