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June 8, 2011MARYVILLE, MO |  By: Wayman

Big Lake Closed

Big Lake State Park is now closed.

Residents there have been packing and evacuating since last week but this afternoon, officials at the state park closed it. Missouri State Parks director says they took the action based on the latest predictions for the Missouri River flooding. Park staff this afternoon is removing furniture and other items in the state facilities at the park and shutting off utilities. Campers who had reservations have been notified and refunds are being issued.