The Lake Today Features


RE/MAX Lake of the Ozarks Charitable Foundation donates more than $1,000 to 2 Lake nonprofits

RE/MAX Lake of the Ozarks Charitable Foundation recently donated to two local nonprofit organizations’ events and programs.

Lake Regional recognizes volunteers, receives $125,000 donation

Lake Regional Health System honored its hospital volunteers during the annual Auxiliary luncheon held April 13 to coincide with National Health Care Volunteer Week.

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Gardeners and sportsmen urged to be aware of invasive species

Lake Area residents need to be aware of the damage that can be done by non-native species

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) said one of the most damaging mistakes a homeowner can make is planting a tree on their property that is not native to the Ozarks.

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Youth turkey season a blast

When the first thunderous gobble of the morning rattled down the pine tree covered hill to our south, Brenden McGuire’s head snapped up. His eyes were as big as saucers. He’d never heard a wild turkey gobble before. It was a moment I trust he’ll never forget.

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Fishing Tip & Lure of the Week: Local bass lure co-owner catches first place prize in BFL tournament

Crappie and bass are starting to move up for their annual spawn at Lake of the Ozarks, and one bass fisherman has recently reaped the rewards of this migration.

Volunteer needed to help MDC with breeding bird survey

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is in need of volunteers to assist with the 2015 North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS).

Young hunters harvest 4,441 turkeys during youth weekend

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports that young turkey hunters harvested 4,441 birds during the 2015 spring youth season, April 11 and 12.

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Lake Area residents document life in bald eagles nest

Denny and Shirley Hammond took photos of two baby American bald eagles being nurtured by their parents near their home on Coffman Bend.

Golfers, sponsors invited to participate in 31st Annual Greg Gagnon Memorial Charity Golf Event and Fundraiser

The Lake Ozark Rotary Club is invited golfers and sponsors to participate in the 31st Annual Greg Gagnon Memorial Charity Golf Event and Fundraiser Friday, May 8 at The Oaks Golf Course at Tan-Tar-A Resort in Osage Beach.

A reflection on conspiracy theories

There is a program on the Travel Channel that tells the tales of odd and unusual items found in museums around the country.

Music of Brian Clarke comes to Unity at the Lake

An evening of rhythmic music with Brian Clarke is scheduled at 7 p.m. Friday, May 1 at Unity Church, located at 16445 North Missouri 5 in Sunrise Beach as part of Unity’s “Celebrating the Arts” series.

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Annual Student Art and Photo Quest on display through Sunday

Awards reception held for winners of 2015 event

The annual Student Art and Photo Quest will be available for public viewing at the Stone Crest Mall, in the former Sears area, through Sunday, April 26.

Osage Beach Senior Center to host Women’s Luncheon, Purse Auction and Fashion Show

A Women’s Luncheon, Purse Auction and Fashion Show is scheduled for Saturday, May 2 at the Osage Beach Senior Center, located at 1031 Industrial Drive in Osage Beach.

Bible trivia, pizza and prizes during event Saturday

The Love Light Ministries invites the community to a “Night of Bible Trivia,” featuring fun, pizza and prizes from 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Love Light Coffee Shoppe on the Versailles Square.

8th Annual Summer Night Glow 5K to benefit CLC

Children’s Learning Center announces its 2015 “Summer Night Glow 5K Run/Walk” fundraiser will be held Friday, June 12 in Camdenton.