Blue-green algae alert continues at Melvern Lake

The presence of blue-green algae has been confirmed in the Outlet Swim Beach and Outlet Campground River Pond at Melvern Lake.

Blue-Green Algae at Melvern Lake's Outlet Park

The U.S Army Corps of Engineers announce the existence of a blue-green algae bloom at the Outlet Park Campground (River Pond) and Outlet Park swim beach downstream of Melvern Lake. Blue-green algae identification tests have confirmed the presence of the algae.

July 5, 2018 - PDF Edition

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Osage City phone lines down

CenturyLink lines not working

We have been notified that CenturyLink phone lines are down in Osage City and may be down up to 24 hours.

June 20-26, 2018 in Osage County

Scranton's Saturday in the Park, Melvern's Sunflower Days and so much more...



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