The Missouri State Highway Patrol has announced a Boating While Intoxicated Checkpoint will happen at the Lake of the Ozarks sometime in July.
According to the most recent Coast Guard statistics, alcohol use in the leading known contributing factor in fatal boat crashes.
Boaters who come across a checkpoint may be stopped, and the operator may be asked to perform a basic safety check of the boat’s equipment.
Fluid Power Support in Mexico Recognized for Strengthening Missouri’s Economy A company based in Mexico, MO has been accepted into several Missouri programs. It was reported in the Mexico Chamber of Commerce monthly newsletter that Fluid Power Support has officially been accepted into the Lieutenant Governors’ Buy Missouri program & Made in Missouri Program the…Continue Reading
Goal of Lower Wait Times at Department of Motor Vehicles The Missouri Department of Revenue is making an effort to lower customer wait times in driver license offices across the state. Starting October 1st, a wait time compliance program will be launched. The goal is to ensure customers get in and out of DMV’s between…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 9/27/23 The Mexico High School Girls Tennis Team played their final regular match of the season last night (Tuesday) against Battle High School. Battle came out on top 8-1. Mexico head coach Kim Costley said “We went to Battle for our last regular match of the season. Our goal was to get…Continue Reading
Mexico Teen Accused of DWI After Leading Callaway County Deputies On High-Speed Chase A Mexico teen is facing charges after reportedly leading Callaway County deputies on a high-speed chase and crashing his mother’s car. According to a report from ABC 17 News, 18-year-old Blake Lewis Mason was charged this weekend with resisting arrest and driving…Continue Reading
Community R-VI Lady Trojans Softball Clinch Conference Championship With Win at Cairo The Community R-VI Lady Trojans Softball team are the 2023 CAC Conference Champions. Community defeated Cairo 3-2 on Monday night. The Lady Trojans are 19-4 on the season and finished conference play undefeated at 7-0. Up next the Lady Trojans host Monroe City…Continue Reading
Mexico Lady Bulldogs Softball Wins Thriller Over Kirksville The Mexico Lady Bulldogs are riding a five-game winning streak after defeating the Kirksville Lady Tigers 5-4 on the road Monday, September 25, 2023. The Lady Bulldogs took the lead late in the game. It was tied at four in the top of the eighth inning when…Continue Reading