Boaters Use Caution At Lake of the Ozarks Friday & Saturday

The Lake Of The Ozarks Offshore Powerboat Race takes place Friday and Saturday and as a result, boating traffic will be restricted in the area. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says that boating traffic will be restricted to idle speed from the five mile mark to the nine mile mark of the main channel as […]

Election Results From Tuesday

Results are in after voters across Mid-Missouri went to the polls yesterday (Tuesday) to decide on several tax increase proposals. In Callaway County around 4,300 voters came out and 2 propositions on the ballot were approved involving sales taxes that will fund improvements to police facilities and increase police salaries. Hallsville residents voted to sell […]

Extreme Heat To Return To Mid-Missouri

Mid-Missouri could see another round of extreme heat for the beginning of the week. The National Weather Service reports a combination of dangerous heat and humidity is likely on Monday in the afternoon and in the early evening. Heat index values are expected to be between 105 and 110 degrees. The NWS recommends avoiding strenuous […]

Amber Alert Issued In Maries County

UPDATE 5:10 PM: The infant and his mother have been located safe, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.   The Maries County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Dominique Summerford, who is 10 months old The child, and his mother 22 year old Alison Summerford, a white female who is 5 moths pregnant, were abducted […]

Highway Patrol Gives Safety Tips

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is encouraging Missourians to swim safe this summer. The Patrol has been called to investigate 28 drowning incidents so far this year. Troopers say Missouri’s lakes and rivers can include currents, drop-offs and floating debris that can make swimming more challenging. They continue by saying to never overestimate your swimming […]

One Injured In Lake Of The Ozarks Boat Crash

One person sustained serious injuries in a boat crash at the Lake of the Ozarks last night. [Wednesday] The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a boat driven by 66 year old Rick Hansen of Iowa struck a dock and another boat before coming to rest partially through the roof of a dock at the 28 […]

Arrest Made In Lake Ozarks Fatal Boat Crash

One man is facing charges after a fatal crash in Lake of the Ozarks this weekend. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports a collision happened between two boats on Saturday night around 10 near the 4 mile marker of Osage arm. Divers searched the area yesterday (Sunday) afternoon and found the body of 39 year old […]