Lake of the Ozarks News

Cathy Griffeth
Weiss Lake is getting a face lift. Read my blog at Real Estate Services

11/17/2017 3:26:00 PM
Lake Expo
Traci Lynn Martin has kayaked the 90-mile Lake of the Ozarks, from dam to dam. Now, she's nearing the final stretch of a journey across the Great Lakes, as cold weather sets in. Since March, Martin, a nurse from Kansas City, Mo., has paddled thousands ...

11/17/2017 9:11:00 AM
As reported earlier this week on, the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout board of directors announced the hiring of Christy Janssen as the new executive director for the popular Midwest performance boat event. Janssen, originally from Quincy, Ill.

11/17/2017 6:25:00 AM
High Plains Journal
Simpson said the change in venue from the Lake of the Ozarks to Columbia, Missouri, leads him to believe the MCA trade show will attract more vendors. “The convention center is large enough to allow vendors to bring in large equipment and machinery for ...

11/16/2017 9:53:00 PM
LAKE OF THE OZARKS - The intersection of Highway 54 & Route W could see a $10-$12 million makeover in Fall 2019. The new intersection will have connector roads, a bridge and ramps to get on-and-off the highway, instead of driving straight onto Highway 54 ...

11/16/2017 9:11:00 PM
News Tribune
Bernstein opened accounts at Central Bank of the Lake of the Ozarks and Landmark Bank in the names of people whose names and Social Security numbers she obtained without their permission or knowledge. Bernstein admitted she had altered the payee on some of ...

11/16/2017 8:27:00 AM
The Edwardsville Intelligencer
Pack up the family and create new holiday memories this year by heading to Central Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks. The festive season at the “Best Recreational Lake” in the Nation begins in earnest with Thanksgiving, though visitors can get a head ...

11/16/2017 6:09:00 AM
Daily Journal Online
as well as four rounds of golf at Osage National Golf Course in Lake of the Ozarks. More items can be found at or The “Cookin' Clergy” contest begins around noon, featuring a friendly competition ...

National Weather Service
Water Resources Outlook (November 2017)

11/15/2017 10:37:00 PM
Lake Expo
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — The newly formed Race World Offshore Powerboat Association is making a splash with a 2018 powerboat racing schedule that puts Lake of the Ozarks at the finish line. Race World Offshore announced in Key West, Fla. on Sunday that ...

11/15/2017 2:20:00 PM
However, the biggest trophy bass I ever caught on my home waters of Lake of the Ozarks was during a Thanksgiving weekend tournament. I was fortunate to win the tournament’s big bass pot with my 8-pound, 1-ounce largemouth bass because I had heard that ...

11/14/2017 2:10:00 PM
Riverfront Times
4th Street) are on a mission straight from Nashville to change that. Ryan and Jeremy Binkley hail from a small town near Lake of the Ozarks (two points for you if you’ve been to or heard of Eugene, Missouri). Jeremy left the Ozarks for Nashville ...

11/14/2017 1:00:00 PM
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
TUSCUMBIA, Mo. • A man accused of killing two people and injuring a third at a Lake Ozark RV park has pleaded not guilty. KRCG reports 58-year-old Gary Sweet entered the plea Monday in Miller County Court. His next court date was scheduled for Dec. 6.

11/14/2017 8:00:00 AM
Business Wire
east to Columbia, Mo., north to St. Joseph, Mo. and south to the Lake of the Ozarks. ReeceNichols Alliance is part of ReeceNichols Real Estate, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and a wholly owned subsidiary of HomeServices of America, Inc. The ReeceNichols ...

Cathy Griffeth
Pelicans arrive at Weiss Lake, by Real Estate Services. Take a minute to view the amazing video of American Pelicans stopping for a snack at Weiss Lake. Pelicans at Weiss Lake

CAMDENTON, Mo. -- Over 300 car break-in and burglary calls since August isn't normal for the Lake of the Ozarks area this time of year, but with the holidays and holiday shopping season upon us, police want to get the word out. "Since August, we've ...

11/13/2017 8:29:00 PM
SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. --Many are getting ready for Thanksgiving and the December holidays, but the new Executive Director of the "Shootout" at the Lake of the Ozarks is starting to look ahead to August. Christy Janssen, of Quincy, Illinois, is the new ...

11/13/2017 6:18:00 PM
Lake Expo
LAKE OF THE OZARKS — On a Lake this big and this popular, strange things sometimes end up at the bottom. The man who likely knows the most about that is Captain Tim McNitt. McNitt has spent over 30 years swimming into danger and adventure from the ...

11/13/2017 2:02:00 PM
News Tribune
The Lake of the Ozarks Council of Local Governments is seeking Miller County residents to participate in the Miller County Hazard Mitigation Survey of 2018. Whether residents have experienced a natural disaster, are worried about the occurrence of such or ...

11/13/2017 9:30:00 AM
Back Stage
Produced, directed by, and starring Jason Bateman, “Ozark” follows a family man who moves to Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri to begin repaying the money-laundering debt he owes to a ruthless drug lord. Male and female talent, aged 20–55, are currently ...

11/11/2017 10:11:00 PM
News Tribune
The store at 275 Karen Drive in Holts Summit sits right off U.S. 54. Because of that, she gets customers from around the Midwest traveling to and from the Lake of the Ozarks. With her business going strong, she admitted, it's tough to let it go.

11/11/2017 3:06:00 AM
Lake Expo
LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout board of directors has announced the hiring of Christy Janssen as the new Executive Director for the Midwest’s best boat race. Janssen, originally from Quincy, Ill., resides part-time in Osage ...

11/10/2017 5:37:00 PM
Game 6 Honky Tonk Joint opened Friday night on 4th Street. The brothers behind the bar grew up in the Lake of the Ozarks and have experience with honky tonks in Nashville and they realized there was a need in St. Louis. “St. Louis is the Blues and we ...

11/10/2017 1:17:00 PM
Boone Medical Group runs 15 clinics throughout Mid-Missouri, but the new clinic in Osage Beach is the only clinic in the Lake of the Ozarks region. Doctors Paul Bernabe, MD and Maria Bernabe will both manage the clinic as primary care physicians.

11/9/2017 4:52:00 PM
Sedalia Democrat
Uber driver Bill McDowell said he is able to drive customers from as far as Columbia, Jefferson City, Lake of the Ozarks and Warrensburg. Sedalia residents can order an Uber ride with the company’s app throughout the week and on weekends. McDowell said ...

11/9/2017 4:00:00 PM
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
KANSAS CITY • A man has been charged with killing two people at a central Missouri campground after he was evicted. Gary Sweet, 58, of Rolla, is jailed without bail after he was charged Wednesday with two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of ...

11/9/2017 4:22:00 AM
Lake Expo
It'll be a fine fall weekend! The perfect time to do some painting at the vineyard and thank our veterans for their service. Depending on your style, you can thank them at a parade, ceremony or one of several concerts.

11/9/2017 3:00:00 AM
Daily Journal
as well as four rounds of golf at Osage National Golf Course in Lake of the Ozarks. More items can be found at The “Cookin' Clergy” contest begins around noon, featuring a friendly competition between local ministers and pastors.

11/7/2017 7:55:00 AM
WCNC Charlotte
We were there as he got his driver's license in a specially-made van and a new smart home at the Lake of the Ozarks. He was celebrated by politicians and a prince with words like "hero" and "courage." But the four words he would never utter were "Post ...

11/6/2017 10:11:00 PM
Lake Expo
It's why gift cards are terribly practical but not particularly meaningful. So if you're shopping for someone who loves the Lake of the Ozarks, this might just be the perfect gift: a canvas, intricately hand-drawn map of the Lake. Before Bagnell Dam was ...

11/6/2017 7:29:00 PM
We were there as he got his driver's license in a specially-made van and a new smart home at the Lake of the Ozarks. He was celebrated by politicians and a prince with words like "hero" and "courage." But the four words he would never utter were "Post ...

11/6/2017 3:26:00 PM
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Second homes are also highly concentrated in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. The Lake of the Ozarks region in mid-Missouri also has a high concentration of vacation and second homes, according to the Census Bureau data. Other hotbeds of second-home ...

11/3/2017 3:18:00 PM
ABC 17 News
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. - An Iowa man has been charged with misdemeanor BWI after one of his passengers fell out of a boat at the Lake of the Ozarks and was later found dead. On May 31, 2017, the Missouri State Highway Patrol was notified of a missing person at ...

11/3/2017 9:00:00 AM
Philadelphia Daily News
It’s just off exit 163, the Dixon exit. Route 66 enthusiasts, Lake of the Ozarks- and Branson-goers, students going to school in Rolla or soldiers going to training at Fort Leonard Wood can’t miss it. Because Uranus is growing. “Uranus is expanding ...

11/3/2017 4:06:00 AM
Ozarks First.
It wasn't quite big enough to surpass Missouri's record muskellunge, a 41-lb 2-ounce fish that was 49.5 inches long, caught in 1981 at Lake of the Ozarks. But give it a year or two to grow and it might, Kellerman thinks. "I initially thought it was 30 to ...

11/2/2017 5:38:00 PM
OSAGE BEACH - Lake Regional Health System forensic nurses reported a disturbing rise in child abuse cases in mid-Missouri this year. Child abuse cases have been steadily rising in Central Missouri since 2015 when Lake Regional nurses treated 173 cases of ...

11/2/2017 7:31:00 AM
The Edwardsville Intelligencer
Stacey King will be ready to shout “Fore!” when he steps onto the golf course for the third annual Missouri Invitational Fishing and Golf Championship, hosted by Old Kinderhook and Bassing Bob and sponsored by Ulrich Marine and Duncan Diamonds and Fine ...

11/1/2017 7:34:00 AM
Yes, a 51-foot canopied Outerlimits with 4,000 HP under the hatch and a 43-foot open-cockpit Black Thunder tied for a top speed of 161 MPH at this summer’s Lake of the Ozarks Shootout in Central Missouri, but those are exceptions, not rules. If you want ...

10/31/2017 10:35:00 PM
Lake Expo
A freak storm. Three people, never seen again. It sounds like something out of a mystery novel, but it's a true story—with plenty of answered questions—from Lake of the Ozarks. On May 28, 1954, Memorial Day Weekend, at least 13 people boarded an ...

10/31/2017 8:45:00 PM
Quincy Herald-Whig
This year's offerings for the live auction include trips to the Lake of the Ozarks and Pinehurst, along with a bowhunting trip. Silent auction items include a handmade picnic table, items specific to QND, Cardinals tickets, specialty parties, and "just a ...

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