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Man arrested for sexual misconduct at a school

by Janet Dabbs A Sunrise Beach man is behind bars and has been charged with two counts of Class E Felony Sexual Misconduct Involving A Child Under 15. Authorities say he has a history of being reported for similar acts. His bond was set at $500,000 cash only. Jesse Warren DeVore, 30, of Sunrise Beach,

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Wind power

Fire and police personnel, left, responded Thursday morning, March 14 to a power pole that had snapped at the base because of high winds. The power lines were holding up the pole. A utility crew from Co-Mo Electric Cooperative, right, later installed a new pole and transferred the lines. (photos by Bryan E. Jones)

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New donut shop in Laurie

by Janet Dabbs Selia Chan opened The Donut Shop in January in Laurie. He moved to Laurie after living in Texas for 13 years. He is originally from Cambodia. The Donut Shop offers donuts and breakfast sandwiches baked daily with fresh ingredients. The baked breakfast rolls are filled with a customer’s choice of eggs, bacon,

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‘Active Versailles Plan’ approved by city

New benches Jacquie Brewer, on behalf of Versailles Community Betterment (VCB), thanked the City Council for the matching funds and support for the purchase of new park benches. Several business owners have expressed interest in having benches placed on the sidewalk in front of their businesses, most of which have awnings. Brewer suggested putting the

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