Accident with DUI/DWI

Both drivers arrested in Friday night crash at Lake Viking

The Highway Patrol reports the arrest of two drivers inside the boundaries of Lake Viking Friday night following an accident which injured one of the drivers. Thirty-nine-year-old Patrick Bottcher of Gallatin drove south in a pickup truck on Lake Viking Terrace when a northbound sports utility vehicle driven by 73-year-old Donna Redden of Altamont reportedly […]

Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge at Lake Viking raises more than $30K

More than $31,600 was raised for Special Olympics Missouri at the 11th Annual Polar Plunge at Lake Viking Saturday. The top fundraisers included first place, Jim Rash of Galt; second place, Edward Morris; and third place Greg Crader. The top fundraising teams included first place, The Polar Dawgs of Trenton and second place, Team Morris. […]

Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge set for February 24 at Lake Viking

This event is a unique opportunity to show your bravery as you support local Special Olympics athletes by walking, running or crawling into the frigid winter waters of Lake Viking. The event is set for February 24, 2018, at the Lake Viking Clubhouse. Registration is at 11 a.m. with the traditional parade of costumes at […]


Gallatin woman hurt in crash at Lake Viking

The driver of a car was hurt Sunday morning when the vehicle went off a road at Lake Viking northwest of Gallatin. The highway patrol reports 57-year old Vickie Hoig of Gallatin received medical attention at the scene for minor injuries and was released. The accident was on Lake Viking Terrace at Deer Run when […]

Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge at Lake Viking raises $30,000

The 10th Annual Polar Plunge held on Feb. 25 at Lake Viking was classified as aa splashing success, raising $30,000 to date.  A record 100 brave men and women from around the area donned costumes and swimwear to take a chilly dip into Lake Viking.  Their Reason for Freezin’… the athletes of Special Olympics Missouri!  […]