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Truck pulls power lines down near Osage Beach, Mo.

NEAR OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (KY3) - A truck hit a power line, bringing down other lines near Osage Beach. Officers responded to State Highway 42 around 11:30 a.m. on Monday. The truck could not clear the first line. As the driver kept going, it pulled several more wires with it.
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Lake area man charged in shooting

A Sunrise Beach man faces felony assault charges after a Thursday shooting. 36 year old Corbin Everitt is accused of shooting the victim during a fight. Law officers found him hiding inside beauty salon. Investigators believe that Everitt’s family members helping hide him from officers.
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CLOSURE: Highway 42 outside Osage Beach closed after crash

OSAGE BEACH, Mo.– Highway 42 South of Osage Beach is experiencing closures in both lanes, estimated to last at least two more hours by the Missouri Department of Transportation. The closure began at about 1:38 p.m. when a power line was knocked down on the road. It is unclear if any injuries were sustained in […]

Kaiser man charged with sending inappropriate messages & images to minor

A Miller County man is facing multiple charges for sending inappropriate photos to an 11-year-old child. Jeffery Andrews, 41, of Kaiser, was arrested Sunday at his home. He’s been charged with sexual misconduct involving a child and enticement of a child. According to a press release from the sheriff’s...

The Lake Of The Ozarks Shootout: Here's What To Know & Where To Go

It's Lake of the Ozarks' most popular annual event: Shootout season is here at last. From the street party to the Supercat Fest Fun Run, there's something Shootout for everyone, and we've put together a comprehensive list of all upcoming Shootout events. Shootout weekend is Saturday–Sunday, Aug. 27–28. But Shootout...

News to Know: Ohio murder suspect arrested in Kansas, and crash south of Midenmines kills 1 and injures 2

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Authorities arrest a suspect in Kansas wanted for killing four people in Ohio. Police in Montgomery County’s Butler Township said late Saturday night 39-year-old Stephen Marlow was taken into custody by police in Lawrence, Kansas. He is wanted in Ohio for shooting and killing four people with one of victim being a teenage girl. They say Marlow will be sent to Ohio to face charges. Follow this story here.

James Crawford (December 7, 1959 - August 3, 2022)

James “Jimmy” Crawford, age 62, of Tuscumbia, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, at his home. He was born in Santa Ana, California, on December 7, 1959, son of the late JE and Edith (Land) Crawford. On October 10, 2020, Jimmy was united in marriage to Kari Crystal Kemp, who survives at their home.

Dennis Ray Smith Jr. (October 15, 1965 - August 2, 2022)

Obituary of Dennis Ray Smith Jr. Dennis Ray Smith Jr. was born on October 15, 1965, in Modesto, California and was taken home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at the age of 57 in Osage Beach, Missouri. Dennis (DJ) was the oldest of 3 children...

Two Arrested After Drug Bust In Morgan County

MORGAN COUNTY, Mo. — Two people were arrested last week in a drug bust on Highway 5. On Wednesday, August 3, deputies from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office pulled over two individuals on Highway 5. The driver of the vehicle was identified as David Hilgar, age 36 of Versailles, and the passenger was identified as Andrea White, age 29 of Stover. At the time of the traffic stop Hilgar was on felony probation through the state of Missouri for Delivery of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance. White had an active warrant for her arrest for a traffic offense. According to deputies, the stop was part of an ongoing narcotics investigation.
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Eldon views trail as centerpiece for revitalization

ELDON — Matt Davis gets excited when he pulls out a map of this Miller County town and imagines how to help it make the transition to a more bike-friendly environment. Davis, superintendent of the Eldon School District, traces his fingers across the map to show the different streets that would be good for children to ride their bikes. On each quadrant of the map, he’s jotted down the number of kids from that area who ride the bus to school.

Miller Co. man arrested for sexual misconduct involving child

MILLER COUNTY, Mo. — A man from Kaiser was arrested after deputies investigated reports that an 11-year-old had been receiving sexually explicit images and messages. Jeffery Andrews, 41, of Kaiser was arrested Sunday morning, Aug. 7, after deputies responded to a call about sexual misconduct in Osage Beach at 1:40 a.m. The mother of the […]

Christina Morton (January 4, 1982 - July 31, 2022)

Christina Louise “Chris” Morton, daughter of Kenneth & Louise (Green) Courtney, was born on January 4, 1982 and departed this life on July 31, 2022. At the time of her passing she was forty years, six months and twenty-seven days. Chris is survived by her children, Collin Courtney,...

Silver City man injured in Missouri crash

(Camdenton, MO) -- A Mills County man was hospitalized following a crash in central Missouri Sunday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 37-year-old Bradley A. Fink of Silver City was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle around 4 p.m. near the Highway 54 and Highway 5 intersection near Camdenton. The patrol says Fink's motorcycle turned into the path of a 2011 GMC 1500 truck driven by 30-year-old Zachary A. Canote of Columbia, Missouri, causing a collision.

Man from Centralia, Missouri, charged with bringing gun to Jan. 6 riot

WASHINGTON — Federal authorities have charged a central Missouri man accused of taking a weapon with him to the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. Jerod Thomas Bargar, 36, of Centralia, was arrested Wednesday in Osage Beach, Missouri, the U.S. Justice Department said. He was charged with entering a restricted building or grounds with a weapon and unlawful possession of a firearm on Capitol grounds or buildings, along with related misdemeanors.

Sunrise Beach Man Injured After Car Hits, Mailbox, Trees, Utility Pole

CAMDEN COUNTY, Mo. — A Sunrise Beach man was injured Thursday in a crash on Purvis Road. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Donald Plum, 52, was driving a 2007 GMC Sierra when the vehicle failed to negotiate a curve, the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck a mailbox, several trees and a utility box.