No E. coli contamination at Wappapello Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers wants to clear up rumors of E. coli contamination of Wappapello Lake.

There is no E. coli contamination at Wappepello Lake, according to the Corps.

The water is tested regularly at the lake.

Anyone with questions if asked to call the Wappapello Lake Management office at 573-222-8562.

The public is invited to celebrate Independence Day at Wappapello Lake on July 2 which includes Waterfest, magic shows and fireworks.

There will also be cardboard boat building and racing, inner tube races, kids games and more.

Most events start Saturday around 10 a.m.  Fireworks are that night around 9:15.

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