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Mystic River Falls at Silver Dollar City in Branson
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August 13, 2019 - 2:35 pm
BRANSON, Mo. (KMOX) — A half-mile water raft ride called "Mystic River Falls" will open inside a new $30-million area being added to Silver Dollar City in Branson called "Rivertown." The ride touts it will have the tallest drop on a raft ride in the western hemisphere at 45 feet, or 4.5 stories...
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January 23, 2019 - 1:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The government says several people are targets or subjects of a criminal investigation into a Missouri tourist boat that sank in July, killing 17 people. The Kansas City Star reports that prosecutors say in a court filing Friday in a civil case that the investigation of...
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An overall of Table Rock Lake is seen on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri.
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October 16, 2018 - 3:16 pm
The Runaway Branson Mountain Coaster is designed to allow riders to control their speed as they descend on bobsled-like carts.
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The duck boat that sank last week on Table Rock Lake killing 17 people has been raised from the bottom by crews on Monday, July 23, 2018.
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August 29, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Federal prosecutors say the Coast Guard found probable cause that the captain committed misconduct, negligence or was inattentive to his duties.
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August 13, 2018 - 8:17 am
Authorities say two passengers on a bungee ride in the tourist town of Branson had to be rescued after becoming stuck 100 feet in the air.
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People pray next to a car believed to belong to a victim of a last night's duck boat accident, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.
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July 24, 2018 - 5:21 pm
Eleven members of the Coleman family were aboard the duck boat when it sank Thursday in Table Rock Lake.
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Emergency responders work at Table Rock Lake after a deadly boat accident in Branson, Mo., Thursday, July 19, 2018. A sheriff in Missouri said a tourist boat has apparently capsized on the lake, leaving several people dead and several others hospitalized.
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July 23, 2018 - 9:27 am
A private inspector in St. Louis says he noticed troubling design flaws when he inspected duck boats operated on Table Rock Lake last year.
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People pray next to a car believed to belong to a victim of a last night's duck boat accident, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.
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July 20, 2018 - 4:49 pm
"Branson is a city full of smiles," Mayor Karen Best said. "We have so much fun here. But today we are grieving and crying."
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Police beacon light in the night
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July 20, 2018 - 8:06 am
Missouri Governor Mike Parson will join Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader and Highway Patrol officials at a nine o'clock for a press conference updating the situation at Table Rock Lake.
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Emergency workers patrol an area Friday, July 20, 2018, near where a duck boat capsized the night before resulting in at least 13 deaths on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo.
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July 20, 2018 - 6:05 am
Fourteen people survived, including seven who were injured when the boat went down, state police said.
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