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August Events at Smithville Mid-Continent Library

August 6, 2016, Saturday at 10:00 AM From Soccer to Circus to Reading Learn how juggling and reading are very much alike from International Jugglers Association Team Champion Brian Wendling while he juggles, spins, balances, and amazes everyone in the room. (Ages 3 and up) Registration is required. August 18, …

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Smithville Resident Concerned About the Future of Restaurant at Little Platte Marina

Smithville Lake has two marinas, Camp Branch and Little Platte. Little Platte Marina has physical space for a water based restaurant. The last restaurant to occupy that space, Castaways, closed in 2010. At Monday’s Clay County Commission meeting, Weldon Wright appeared before the Clay County Commission to express his concern …

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Smithville Lake Blue-Green Algae Bloom

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Press release from the Army Corps of Engineers about the blue-green algae outbreak at Smithville Lake. KANSAS CITY, Mo.,— July 15, 2015- The U.S Army Corps of Engineers is announcing a potentially toxic blue green algae bloom at Smithville Lake. Blue green algae identification tests and toxin tests performed July …

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