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Vernon Publishing acquires three newspapers

The Vernon Publishing family is growing. Publisher Trevor Vernon has announced the acquisition of three small market Missouri newspapers. The company has purchased the St. Clair Courier in …

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What is a Chiropractic Rib Adjustment?   Rib chiropractic adjustment is a technique used by chiropractors to address issues related to the ribs. The ribs are an important part of …

Charlene R. Nielsen, 78
Charlene R. Nielsen, age 78, of Camdenton, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at Lake Regional Hospital, Osage Beach, Missouri. She was born March 19, 1946 in Tucson, Arizona, a daughter …
Rose Marie Percival, 79
All services for Rose Percival will be held at Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Her family will receive family and friends from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2024. Funeral service …
Nina Lou Flora, 91
Nina Lou Flora, age 91, of Osage Beach, Missouri passed away July 10, 2024, at Lake Regional Hospital. She was born June 2, 1933, in Springfield, Mo.; daughter of John W. and Grace Marie (Ricard) …
Galvin Lee Summers, 32
In loving memory of Gavin Lee Summers, 32 Gavin grew up in Camdenton, Missouri with his parents, and attended Camdenton High School. He finished his high school diploma in Willard, Missouri. After …
Karen Sue Thompson, 80
Karen Sue Thompson of Waverly, Kansas passed June 29, 2024 at University of Kansas Health System – St. Francis Campus in Topeka, Kansas at the age of 80. Karen was born August 23, 1943 to John …
Youth soccer ID Session coming to Osage High School
The United Capital City Soccer Club has partnered with the Lake of the Ozarks Soccer Association (LOSA) to host a youth soccer ID session on July 11, held at the Osage High School Football Field.  
Carly Ward (No. 32) was recently named to the CCIW Dave Wrath Academic All-Conference team for her contributions to the Millikin University softball team. The right-handed pitcher was also named to the dean's list for the fourth consecutive semester with a 3.92 cumulative GPA.
Osage alum Carly Ward earns Academic All-Conference honors
Former School of the Osage softball player Carly Ward was recently named to the CCIW Dave Wrath Academic All-Conference team and dean's list for her contributions to the Millikin University softball team. …

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  For those of us who love golf, it is easy for us to understand why. For those that have not yet fallen in love with the game, let me point out a few things to help you on your journey to …
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People can learn more about how to catch crappie (pictured above) in winter at an MDC virtual program on Jan. 4.
Get tips on winter crappie fishing
Just because winter is coming on doesn’t mean you have to put your crappie fishing gear away until next spring. People can learn more about how to catch this popular sportfish during winter at …
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Day trip to the Festival of Lights
Here at Lake of the Ozarks we have stunning holiday light parks. But if you are a Christmas display afficionado, you might want to venture out to a mesmerizing show, just a two-hour drive to Powell …
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The lake level was 656.3, generation of 1,000 CFS (cubic feet per second) throughout the week for a level of 656.2 by the weekend. Surface temperature at Bagnell Dam was 56 degrees. Truman Lake was …
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Camden County Sheriff's Department unveils long-awaited animal control facility

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(Family Features) Make sure your grill game is on fire this summer. The right prepping, seasoning and grilling techniques can help you serve your favorite foods.
Netflix cancels cheapest plan as subscribers have to choose
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(NAPSI)—Much of the U.S. could face hotter than normal conditions this year as the climate crisis drives higher temperatures—but you can keep yourself and those you care about safe.   …
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( A family debate over what's for dinner often ends with one word: pizza. Next time you land on pizza night, take it to the next level with options like Genoa Salame and Pepperoni Three-Cheese White Pizza. When the weekend rolls around and it's time for a savory snack or in-home entertaining, put premium dry sausage at centerstage with this Tour of Italy Charcuterie Board.
Celebrate Salad Season Outside the Bowl
(Family Features) From putting a family meal on the table after activities to hosting a large crowd at your next get-together, a seasonal favorite like Caesar salad can serve as the perfect canvas for creating quick, easy-to-prepare meals like Creamy Truffle Caesar Pork Sandwiches and Chicken Caesar Tacos.