Smoke Signals – News

April 17, 2020

Our Community Cares

The legacy of our former ILPOA President, Mark McLean was making a difference in people’s lives no matter the place or time. From time to time we will highlight members of our community who embraces the same passion and drive as Mark McLean. “Our Community Care” Member: Nancy Windorff Nancy […]
April 17, 2020

President’s Update – May 2020

The following update was provided by Mary Beth Huffman, ILPOA President. If you need to reach Mary Beth you can email her at We are well into the quarantine, and it is affecting every one of our lives.  Hoping that this finds all of our members healthy.  And once […]
April 17, 2020

Roads & Maintenance Update: May 2020

The following update was provided by Gary Campbell, ILPOA Chair Roads & Maintenance. You can reach Gary at Another month has gone by. This past month has been crazier than a roller coaster gone off the rails. I pray everyone continues to be safe and no-one has had to […]
April 16, 2020

We’re Getting Ready for You!

Roads and Maintenance Update: April 2020 Our Maintenance Team has been hard at work getting the community for the summer season. Check out the pictures below that show how they are maintaining the backside of the dam and cleaning up the beach by the Community Center. We appreciate the leadership […]
April 11, 2020

Boating Reminders

“Section 2.B.  Registration and Length Limits.  Each member together with co-owners, if any, shall be allowed to register a maximum combined total of three (3) motor-driven watercraft subject to the choices listed below.” OWNER RESPONSIBILITY: You must register your boats at the office.  You must produce a title of the […]
April 10, 2020

Important Information Regarding Cove 1 Boat Launch Ramp

On Wednesday (4/8) a member made us aware of a problem at the Cove 1 launch ramp that was also confirmed by one of the Fishing Club members. There is a drop-off on the launch ramp that will impact members launching their boats if they have a long trailer or […]
March 29, 2020

COVID-19 Update for Crawford County – March 28, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 28, 2020 CRAWFORD COUNTY, MO – The Crawford County Health Department is releasing its first positive case of COVID-19 in Crawford County. The case is not travel related and the patient, a male, age 79, is currently hospitalized and in isolation. The Crawford County Health […]
March 28, 2020

(Canceled) Ladies Spring Luncheon to Saturday, May 16th

After many days of thought and conversations with Deb our president regarding the current status of the coronavirus, we have decided to move the Ladies Spring Luncheon to Saturday May 16th at 11 am.    For those of you that have already purchased tickets, it is my hope that this […]