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Governor to make appointment for Morgan County Presiding Commissioner

Governor Jay Nixon’s Office is receiving recommendations to fill the stat of Morgan County Presiding Commissioner. Jay Fisher recently passed away after a battle with cancer. The Morgan County Republican political action committee has made two recommendations. They Are Brian Lehman of Versailles and James Bryant of Gravois Mills. Democrats will also …

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Morgan County Couple found Murdered in their Home

A husband and wife were shot and killed in their Ivey Bend home sometime Monday evening and they were not foud until around 11:00 Tuesday morning by a neighbor. According to Morgan County Sheriff Jim Petty 73-year old Mae Wells was found shot to death in one room of the …

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Stover Man Injured in Crash and Charged with DWI

A 25-year old Stover man suffered moderate injuries in a one vehicle accident just after  6:00 Monday night on Ivey Bend Road at Hillview Road in Morgan County. The Highway Patrol says Ronald Blowers had trouble rounding a curve, ran off the road and his vehicle hit a  rock wall …

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Murder Trial of Kansas City Attorney Delayed

   The murder trial of a Kansas City lawyer charged with killing her millionaire father by forging health care documents won’t take place until 2013. Susan Elizabeth Van Note was scheduled to go on trial in Boone County next week on forgery and first degree murder charges. The trial has …

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Annual Lowering of the Lake Levels Almost Here

Ameren Missouri will start dropping the Lake Level around the first of the year to make room for next year’s spring rains. The Lake is currently 656.7 feet above sea level. The utility company’s normally lowers the Lake by several feet during the winter months. Ameren has a few suggestions …

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Retired Navy Man Loses Military Ring

A retired U.S. Navy man lost his military ring while shopping in Osage Beach over the weekend. Sergeant Arlyne Page says she is hoping someone will find the ring and turn it into a clerk at one of the three locations he was at our contact the Osage Beach Police …

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Serious Accident in Camden County

A 26-year old Springfield man is recovering from serious injuries following a one vehicle accident early Sunday morning on Route Y in Camden County. The Highway Patrol says Charles Spaniak had trouble rounding a curve, ran off the road and hit a tree. He was flown to St. John’s Mercy …

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Fire Destroys Sunrise Beach Home

Sunrise Beach Firefighters responded to a natural cover fire in the area of 109 Weems Drive off of Cliff Drive in Morgan County Friday morning around 10:00. When they arrived  a house was fully engulfed in flames. The home owner suffered minor injuries while attempting to put the fire out.

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3 Arrested in Camden County Drug Bust

The Camden County narcotics unit and the Lake area narcotics enforcement group seized a methamphetamine lab with about 3 grams of finished meth. Camden County authorities say  3 people were arrested at the home on  Alta Drive in Roach. 27-year old Danielle Lynn Pointer of Roach, 23-year old Denver Robert …

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Community Foundation Names New President

The Community Foundation of theLakeis pleased to announce that Marvin Silliman has accepted a board nomination to be the next President for the Community Foundation of theLake. Past President, Trenny Garrett stated, “Marvin brings with him years of experience working with non-profit organizations and a heart for service.  The CFL …

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