Mid-Missouri News

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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An Iraq War Veteran from Crocker to Undergo Special Treatment

An Iraq war veterans  has been orderd to undergo treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder before being sentenced in a double fatality accident in September 2011.  A Phelps County judge on Tuesday ordered 25-year old John Mazurek of Crocker to complete  PTSD program at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas. He entered a guilty …

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Bomb Threat Investigation Continues

Camdenton School Officials and Police continue to investigate yesterday’s bomb threat at the High School and find out just who made the call. Students and staff went to Oak Ridge Intermediate and Camdenton Middle School and continued class. A bomb sniffing dog swept through the building and found nothing suspicious.  …

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Eldon Man Seriously Injured in 2 Vehicle Crash

A 20-year old Eldon man is recovering from serious injuries after he failed  to yield to another pick-up truck in Miller County at the intersection of 54 and Route MM. The Highway Patrol says the accident happened Saturday evening. Dalton Farris’s pickup truck collided with 67-year old Edward Oberkron of …

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Osage Beach Hires Assistant Fire Chief

The Osage Beach Fire Protection has a new assistant fire chief. Steve Staford is taking over for Terry Paul who left the district in May. The District conducted a nationwide search and accepted 61 applications and interviewed 12 candidates. Stafford comes to Osage Beach after 29-years with the Durant Fire …

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Camdenton Man Killed in Crash

A 50-year old Camdenton man has been killed in a one vehicle accident and 48-year old Sunrise Beach woman is said to be in serious condition. The Highway Patrol says 50-year old John Garcia ran off Bear Paw Road in Camden County. His van hit a tree. He was pronounced …

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Armed Robbery in Sunrise Beach

An adult entertainment store in Sunrise Beach was robbed at gunpoint Monday afternoon. According to the Camden County Sheriff’s Department a man wearing dark colored jeans, a camouflage jacket and sunglasses with a red beard walked into Gidget’s Gadgets and videos and pointed gun at an employee and left with …

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2 Seriously Injured in Camden County Crash

A man and woman are recovering from serious injuries following a one car crash early Sunday morning on Highway 7 in Camden County. The Highway Patrol says 24-year old Derek Weldy of Montreal ran off the road. He overcorrected and ran off the other side of the road and hit …

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