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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Candy Cane Lane opens amid road construction

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s annual 10,000 Candy Cane Lane opens tonight at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park, 3825 W. Farm Road 146. 

The drive-through holiday light event features farm-themed displays ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Gardens Aglow returns to Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden Nov. 26-Jan. 1

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — Bring your family and friends to walk Gardens Aglow, a botanical-themed light festival in Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden at Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave. The third annual event runs 5-8:30 p.m. on Nov. 26-28; Dec. 3...

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Posted on: November 25, 2021

Springfield Lasers heading to WTT Finals Sunday

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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – The two-time defending World TeamTennis champion Springfield Lasers are heading back to the 2021 WTT Finals Presented by Guaranteed Rate on Sunday, clinching a spot with their Thanksgiving Day win over defending WTT champi...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Ranger Robert Bridges to be released from hospital after 2 p.m. today

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — Springfield-Greene County Park Ranger Robert Bridges will be released from the hospital today, sometime after 2 p.m. When he is released, he will be escorted home by area first responders, as he continues to recover fro...

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Posted on: November 13, 2021

Park Board names park ranger injured in officer-involved shooting

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has identified the park ranger injured in the Nov. 11 officer-involved shooting near the intersection of South Glenstone and East Battlefield.

Ranger Robert Bridges was providing backup t...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Springfield Lasers begin 26th season Nov. 14

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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – The two-time World Champion Springfield Lasers begin their 26th season of World TeamTennis Sunday, Nov. 14, playing the entire season in Indian Wells, Calif.

The World TeamTennis league announced in May the 2021 season woul...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Park Board statement on Officer Involved Shooting

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — A park ranger with the Springfield-Greene County Park Board is recovering from non-life-threatening injuries today after being shot during an incident Thursday night.

The ranger, whose name has not been released, was providing b...

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

City of Springfield, Park Board purchase Fieldhouse Sportscenter

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SPRINGFIELD, MO. — The City of Springfield and the Springfield-Greene County Park Board have completed the months-long process of purchasing the Fieldhouse Sportscenter, 2235 W. Kingsley St. The Park Board assumed operation of the four-court spo...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Springfield Lasers to play 26th season in November

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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – The two-time World Champion Springfield Lasers are gearing up for their 26th season of World TeamTennis — but not this month, and not in Springfield.

Earlier this year, World TeamTennis (WTT) announced that in ord...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

World TeamTennis sets November dates for 2021 season

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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – World TeamTennis will host its 2021 season at California’s Indian Wells Tennis Garden November 13-28. Five teams, including the Springfield Lasers, will participate in the league’s 46th season, contesti...

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Posted on: July 23, 2014

Park Board implements new photo policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has implemented a new photography policy outlining how photographers and videographers may operate in public parks.

The new policy is designed to preserve public enjoyment of parks by ad...Read on...

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