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Missouri high school football for Aug. 29, 2014

Check here for high school football scores from around Missouri for Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

2 suspects in custody after social media threat at Eldon High School

Two suspects have been taken into custody after a threat made to an individual and posted to social media was reported to Eldon High School administration this morning.

Eldon man indicted in pot dealing case

An Eldon business owner has been indicted by a federal grand jury for possessing marijuana with the intent to distribute.

Eldon man and woman arrested for meth, marijuana distribution

An Eldon man and woman face drug-related charges after arrested for methamphetamine and marijuana distribution earlier this week.

Patrol: Make safety part of Labor Day weekend plans

Colonel Ronald Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds Missouri’s travelers to make safety part of their Labor Day weekend.

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This Week in the SEC for Aug. 28-30, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Thursday through Saturday, Aug. 28-30, 2014.

Outerlimits founder, throttleman dies from injuries sustained in powerboat wreck at Shootout Saturday

Outerlimits Offshore Powerboat Company founder and throttleman, Mike Fiore, died Tuesday from injuries he sustained during a powerboat accident at Lake of the Ozarks Shootout Saturday.

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The RV: A family road trip trend

Quality RV shares tips on maintaining, making a recreational vehicle a regular vacation resource

Shipments in 2014 are expected to total more than 335,000 units, which would be the highest total since 2007. At Lake of the Ozarks, Quality RV in Linn Creek has seen similar trends, marking 2014 as one of the best years and possibly surpassing sales and service numbers they had before the national recession.

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26th annual Shootout revs up Lake

For two days a year in mid-August, the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout is all about how much power and speed a driver can coax from his boat. But the week’s activities leading up to the largest unsanctioned boat race in the U.S. are about a lot more.

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CCDDR, Lake Area Industries partner for new opportunities

Camdenton facility, Osage Beach thrift store to offer community employment for people with disabilities

Camden County Developmental Disability Resources (CCDDR) recently announced the purchase of a new facility intended to become an employment opportunity for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Keeping the Lake Afloat: Gone fishing

Guides navigate Lake’s waters for customers after big fish

Quenten Reed’s fishing guide business is a lure for tourists and a decent haul of extra income. For him, it’s the true, triumphant end of a big fish tale.

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Strong starts

Lake Area teams start seasons with wins

Four Lake Area varsity football teams started their seasons last week, and four saw wins.

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Lake Area school districts welcome new faculty

As students started their classes for the 2014-15 over the last couple of weeks, so did a long list of teachers and staff members new to their schools.

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Watershed alliance prepares to work with DNR on new project

The Lake Ozarks Watershed Alliance welcomed Jennifer Haggett from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources on Aug. 18 to kick off its involvement in the DNR’s Our Missouri Waters Initiative.

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Osage Beach City Park repairs moving forward

City officials finalizing repair funding reimbursement details with FEMA

Flood damage repair work to major aspects including the Osage Beach City Park’s replacement of the asphalt parking lot and possible emergency spillway construction will be underway later this fall.