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.
KWWR Sports Report 11/28/22 The Mizzou Tigers are bowl-bound, it’s just a matter of which one. The Tigers are 6-6 on the season after beating the Arkansas Razorbacks Saturday 29 to 27 to reclaim the Battle Line Trophy. Bowl games will be announced Sunday. The Tigers men’s basketball team remains undefeated after a rout of…Continue Reading
Mexico Assistant Superintendent Attends Training Academy Mexico Public Schools Assistant Superintendent Dr. Allen Miles is now certified as a School Safety Specialist. Dr. Miles recently attended the School Safety Academy sponsored by the Missouri School Boards’ Association’s Center for Education Safety in Jefferson City. The training, attended by 45 school districts around the state at…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 11/25/22 In turkey day football yesterday, the Bills beat the Lions 28 – 25, Dallas beat the Giants 28 – 20, and the Vikings beat New England 33 to 26. Bowl eligibility is on the line this afternoon for the Missouri Tigers as they host the Arkansas Razorbacks. Mizzou is 5 –…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 11/24/22 Mizzou basketball split a pair of games yesterday. On the women’s side, they were handed their first loss of the season in the final game of the Baha Mar Pink Flamingo Championship in Nassau, Bahamas. The hard-fought battle against Number 11 Virginia Tech went to the Hokies, 73 to 57. The…Continue Reading
New Scam Targeting Mexico Residents Mexico residents are being warned about scammers targeting professionals. According to Mexico Public Safety, they’ve been made aware of a person calling professionals that work with the department and the prosecutor’s office claiming to be a detective with “Mexico Police Department”. The caller tells the person that they have missed…Continue Reading
Reward Offered in Farber City Park Vandalism Investigation Vandalism at the city park in Farber is under investigation. According to the Audrain County Sheriff’s Department, they took a report of property damage at the park on November 15th. Someone spray painted portions of the concession stand and other structures in the park. Now, through a…Continue Reading