Samantha Edmondson

Editor- The Lake Today


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Reasons to ‘Share the Harvest’

Greenview food pantry branches out in fundraising efforts, community help in 2015

Now, new Share the Harvest Food Pantry Executive Director Bob White is excited to carry on many of its longstanding and recently established support programs, events and structure, is working together with neighboring food pantries for new fundraising projects, and is planning to implement some new services in the future that will assist their increasing number of clients.

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Fishing Tip: ‘Go fish and don’t worry about it‘

Weather changes may make fishing inconsistent, be confident and catch crappie, bass at the Lake

As the Lake waters begin to warm and almost ready to turn over, crappie action is kicking up.

SBLT presents Lake Variety Show March 27-28 in Sunrise Beach

The Sunrise Beach Little Theatre presents the Lake Variety Show Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 at the Sunrise Beach Community Center on Highway 5 in Sunrise Beach.

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Lake Area WWII vet, Marine celebrates 100th birthday

Slew of parties were thrown in his honor

It was day filled with birthday cake, presents, food, family and friends. However, for Howard “Howie” Carlson, it was also a day to celebrate being a U.S. Marine.

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Experienced fisherperson takes over ownership at Osage Beach Bait & Tackle

Carol Drysdale to give weekly fishing tips in The Lake Today

Even though Carol does not fish like her and Wayne did before moving to the Lake 15 years ago, she was able to carry on her passion for fishing in a new way earlier this year. She became the new owner of Osage Beach Bait & Tackle.

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His heart has always been with the YMCA

New Tri-County YMCA director builds on strong foundation of community-involved programs and activities

For seven years, Ben Jacobi has had his eye on working for the Tri-County YMCA of the Ozarks in Osage Beach.

LOREDC seeks proposals to conduct housing study at Lake

Study to determine needs for affordable housing for businesses’ employees in area

Members of the Lake of the Ozarks Economic Development Council (LOREDC) are currently seeking consultants to conduct an affordable housing study in the Lake Area.

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Is murder music to their ears?

Attend the Audience Participation Mystery, ‘Death Suite,’ at the Camden County Museum to find out

Detective Hudson Hotchkiss, an actor by day and detective by weekend, will attempt to solve the murder along with Lake Area guests attending the first Audience Participation Mystery, “Death Suite,” at 6 p.m. Friday at the Camden County Museum.

Osage Beach moves forward with pond repairs at city park

Contractors can move forward with pond storm damage repair improvements at Osage Beach City Park with the approved additional funds to cover its expenses.

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Lake Ozark city officials move forward in providing more parking on Bagnell Dam Strip

Plans being established to tear down former police building, create public parking before summer

Lake Ozark city officials are hopeful to convert the former Lake Ozark Police Department property into additional, needed public parking spaces for Bagnell Dam Strip by the start of the summer season.

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